How to stay organised

How to stay organised at home

How do you stay organised? This question in various forms is frequently asked of me. In this post Personal Motivation In Motherhood a few years ago, I answered the question from a reader who wanted to know where I got my motivation to actually do what I write about. In last year's survey, in the … [Read more...]

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...]