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As noted in a previous post, when I asked the question: If there was one thing about your family life at the moment you could change what would it be? There were lots of differing responses to this question in the survey, but there definitely was a reoccurring theme. 434 readers wrote an answer to […]

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5 tips for working from home during school holidays

We are in week two of school holidays in Victoria. I love working from home and I love school holidays, however loving the two at the same time does require some planning and strategic management. As I work for myself at home in a part time capacity, I have much greater flexibility than most. Where […]

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FAMILY FINANCE TIPS 540

I have started writing a weekly article for the new website Money Circle. Money Circle is a community for women sharing their wisdom on money and how to make the most of it. Every month or so I will share a summary of my posts. You can find my previous collections of posts here. Quarterly budget review – […]

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Goal Setting For 2014

Each month I review my progress (or lack of!) towards my personal goals for 2014. You can see my full goal list in this post here – Goal Setting For 2014 And Creating My Decision Making Framework. The monthly review will look at my key learnings for the month and each quarter I write a […]

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I love a to do list. I write them often and the majority of the time, they assist me greatly in keeping all the tasks I need to complete under control. There are times though when even with a to do list, I miss the mark. From my observations of these instances there are a […]

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TimeQuote

As I noted yesterday, time was key issue coming up over and over for readers of Planning With Kids in the 2013 annual survey. I find I move through phases when I feel like I am working well and using my time efficiently, to times where I am frustrated as I am not spending time […]

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