The first day of school is fast approaching. It can be an exciting time for some children but at the same time a little nerve racking. I have a few first day of school traditions we’ve started that have helped build a bit of excitement and thankfully in our house calm a few nerves. One… Continue reading First day of School Traditions
It’s that time again already! I’m sure I’m not the only one asking, where did the holidays go? This year I have both my boys at school, I’m super excited for the one drop off! Being a school Mum took me a little getting used to but I think I’m starting to get the… Continue reading Getting Ready for Back to School
As much as I love to decorate for Christmas and can’t wait to start decorating as soon as November rolls around, the minute Christmas is over I’m practically itching to pack it all away. I like to have our house back in order by the 1st of January to start the new year with a… Continue reading 5 Easy Tips for Storing Christmas Decorations
I’m a self-confessed shopaholic who loves a bargain. The after Christmas sales is one of my favourite times to shop. You might be thinking, what can be left to buy straight after Christmas? I like to use these sales to get a head start on Christmas for next year. Yes, you read that right, next… Continue reading What to Buy in the Boxing Day Sales and How to Survive!
The count down to Christmas is super exciting in our house. One way we get around the “How many days till Santa comes?” questions, is to count down with an Advent Calendar. I don’t think there was a lot of choice when I was growing up. We always had a chocolate one and living in… Continue reading Advent Calendars
Whether it be organising, cleaning or even studying just getting started is often the hardest step. I can procrastinate with the best of them and have cooked my way through many busy times. My husband likes to call it procaratibaking. But often after I’ve finally started, and I come to the end of the to-do list I… Continue reading 5 Tips to Kick Your Motivation into Gear.
If you don’t begin in the first place, you’ll never achieve the results you want. Ask yourself right now what do you want to achieve? If you’re working toward a long-term goal or perhaps you’re overwhelmed by an ever growing to do list ask yourself What is the first step toward achieving this? Good things… Continue reading Just Begin