alternative to easter eggs

You wouldn’t have to have been reading this blog to know that I do like sweet treats and I do give my kids sweet treats.  My kids will receive Easter Eggs for Easter and I will eat a decent amount of chocolate myself.  But it is nice to have an alternative to Easter Eggs that […]

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organising kids clothes

I have been asked this question a couple of times by readers and I never really have a great answer. The most recent email exchange with a lovely mum named Katie went like this: Katie: I am wondering if you have some guidelines that you follow when deciding how many of each type of clothing […]

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teaching kids their address

Recently someone asked our youngest child what his name was,  he responded with his first name.  They then asked him what his other name was and he quickly responded with the nickname his siblings call him. Pressed further for what his full name was, it was evident he didn’t know his surname!  So over the […]

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20 seconds main title

This post is sponsored by Nuffnang. Sometimes 20 seconds can change the course of your life. There are moments in your life that are so significant that when you look back at them even years later, you see them in slow motion. {Click through to the blog to see the 20 seconds video if you […]

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Little People Loops and Swoops win

The winner was: deanna – Little People toys are perfect for the little hands of the little people who use them.I find that my 2 & 4 year old girls love playing cars with their four older brothers. Their two older teenage sisters just don’t get little people at the moment. As I have a […]

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Choosing Clothes For Kids

This post is sponsored by Nuffnang. Back in February, the preschooler and I went on a shopping expedition to BIG W, to put together some kinder clothes for him. The clothes have coped exceptionally well with the rough and tumble of kinder life and with the acrobatics and jumping he does in general. BIG W […]

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