Is It September Yet? Was my first thought as the holidays began. I have been away from the computer for way more longer than I should have been & neglecting my blog, but with summer holidays, I’m sure like most…

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Summer holidays are fast approaching & I’m already wondering how I can keep the kids entertained on a budget! Some can’t fly abroad so making the most of what we have right here in the UK seems a no brainer!…

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Wouldn’t it be lovely if your children would naturally hang on every word you said & were happy to do as you ask? Of course it would, but children are humans, not robots, & thus they’re not going to just…

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How many of us can say they have a thousand hours in the day to spend time with their kids? Reality is we can’t & what makes it even harder is kids usually crave the attention they deserve. Although we…

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  Patience, sabr…. breathe!! Have you ever been that mum that has just erupted into oblivion at your kids for some tedious little thing knowing that you could have approached the situation in a more calmer manner? Me too!

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Keeping fit is not just for us adults, children should keep fit & active too, because it helps develop them physically & mentally. The emotional benefits of exercise makes kids fitness so important for their overall development.

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So how much do you love milking the last bit of the sun? It’s autumn (fall for my US readers) it’s my favourite time of the year, I love nothing more than being indoors all cosy, heating on, slippers &…

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  Let the battles commence! Chores & cleaning up is probably THE number one cause of family/sibling feuds but it doesn’t need to be! Check out these tried & tested hacks for getting them off their rears & helping! Post…

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  Moving home, whether it’s to a different city or a new country, can be extremely stressful! & if you have kids, the whole process can become even more hectic & difficult. However, adopting the right attitude & giving proper…

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So you’re either a parent, a sibling, or a relative to a child/teen who at some point is going to need to know the dangers of the “boogy man” (stranger) weather it’s a small child of school age, or your…

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It’s almost unheard of in today’s society for kids to not have any exposure to television right? Sad truth! This sounds downright crazy to some people…. I can hear the jeers, “What nonsense are you talking woman??” 😂 Actually, having…

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