Raw chocolate balls

Raw chocolate balls

Another super simple sweet treat that is gluten free, dairy free and refined sugar free. This makes a nice big batch and they freeze well, so I like to freeze up batches to have on hand for the unexpected pop in or just for a chocolately treat in emergencies! They are perfect with a cup of … [Read more...]

5 ways Evernote can help you stay organised

5 ways Evernote can help you stay organised

Around a similar time last year I wrote a post on How to use Evernote to reduce paper clutter in the home. I really do love Evernote* and it is such a simple tool you can use to help with household, personal and work organisation. In my first post I explain exactly what Evernote is and share tips … [Read more...]

5 gift ideas for the kids’ coach + how to make collecting the cash easier + $100 giveaway!

coach's gift ideas

This post is sponsored by GroupTogether.  It is reaching the end of winter sport season and along with this comes the time to buy a gift for the coaches and team managers. My husband and I have played these roles for various teams and while you never do it expecting anything, it has always been … [Read more...]

this family life episode 17: on teenagers – homework, technology and trust

this family life blog image

This is another solo podcast from me in response to listeners who wanted to hear more on how I deal with teenagers in my home. We have nearly three teenagers, our daughter will be 13 in a few months, and I have learnt a tremendous amount about parenting teenagers over the last four years. My key … [Read more...]