How to create a weekly schedule

How to create a weekly schedule

A number of times a year I revamp my weekly schedule. Having a weekly schedule is super important to me, so I can make sure I prioritise appropriate activities and they get done. I am sure if you think about it, you probably have your own weekly schedule stored in your head! My head simply gets … [Read more...]

School morning routine 2015

School morning routine 2015

We are at a stage of family life now, where school mornings are nowhere near as chaotic as they used to be. Three of the kids have left by the time it is 7:35am, from which point the house is most often very quiet and calm. Over the years I have worked with all the kids to teach them personal … [Read more...]

PWK weekly food prep

weekly food prep

Each weekend when I post a photo of my food preparation for the week on the Planning With Kids facebook page, I receive many questions about how I go about, how long it takes etc. To help answer these questions, I decided to photograph my progress through out one weekend. The weekly prep sessions … [Read more...]

Managing homework materials

creating a homework box

In our home we have three formal desks and five kids at school. This means that not everyone has a place they can use as their own and have their homework materials and projects set up permanently. We have had success for some time with a small central place to store homework items which you can … [Read more...]