HOW TO REMOVE PET HAIR FROM CARPETS AND FURNITURE

How to remove pet hair from carpets and furniture… I know this isn’t the most exciting of blog posts, and especially if you don’t have pets yourself! But if I find a solution to a…

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WHAT DOES YOUR CHRISTMAS DAY LOOK LIKE?

What does your Christmas Day usually look like? I guess for most of us there’s lots of present opening and a Christmas dinner, but the rest is different from family to family and year to…

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GIVING IN TO THE ELF ON THE SHELF HYPE AND OUR IDEAS

OK, so I’ve given in and decided that this year we are going to be doing Elf on the Shelf. We did try it a few years ago when the kids were really little but…

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RAINY DAY INSPIRATION | BOREDOM BUSTING IDEAS THAT YOUR KIDS WILL ACTUALLY LOVE

When the weekends are filled with rain, icy winds and freezing temperatures, it can be difficult to get the kids to head outdoors and play, even on those rare occasions where it is dry. And…

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HOW TO REMOVE PERMANENT MARKER PEN

How to remove permanent marker pen… We have a brand new dining table in our house. It’s white, which might not be the post practical colour with children around, but we went for it anyway.…

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INTRODUCING YOUR CHILD TO COIN COLLECTING

I don’t know about your kids, but mine show a natural interest in coins. As they are getting older and starting to understand the value of money, they like collecting coins of their own. Even…

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HOW TO MAKE YOUR HOME IDEAL FOR FAMILY LIVING ON A BUDGET

When you get your first house or apartment, one of the first concerns is how to make it a home. You may not have enough furniture or accessories to fill up those spaces. Since you’ve…

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FAMILY FINANCE | TEACHING YOUR KIDS GOOD MONEY HABITS

It can be difficult for parents to teach their children about the concept of money. However, if you teach your children good money habits early on, then you will be setting them up for success.…

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MEET THE HENGELINGS | A BRAND NEW KIDS TV SHOW

We all know how annoying it can be when your kids watch the same TV shows over and over again. Us parents get to a point where we can’t bear to watch anymore Peppa Pig,…

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GO APE SHERWOOD PINES | REVIEW

Last month we headed to Go Ape at Sherwood Pines to check out their Tree Top Junior course. It was our first ever trip to Go Ape so we had no idea what to expect,…

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HOW TO PASS HEALTHY HABITS ON TO YOUR CHILDREN

Do you have any bad habits? Let’s be honest: we all do. In most cases, we learn to live with the consequences of our choices and get on with our lives. But that doesn’t mean…

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