Sew, a needle pulling thread… the large family way!

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    Eddie is our resident crafter. He always has several projects on the go and his creativity and imagination knows no bounds. This morning he set about making himself an eye mask.     As with pretty much anything in this house, curious siblings quickly gathered to see what was going on and whether… Read More

11 reasons why I won’t do everything for my kids

Young boy in armchair

    Some people believe that children are children and so should be treated to only the pleasures of childhood – the playtime and snacks and naptimes – with no responsibilities or obligations at all. I am not one of those people. I do not believe that by doing everything for my children I will… Read More

Just 3 things to organise your life

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    There are often days where nothing seems to get done no matter how busy you’ve been.  You get up earlier to give yourself extra time to get through your to-do list, but at the end of the day your list has grown and you’ve nothing to show for the previous hours. The stress… Read More