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7 Tips for a Smooth Start to the School Year

It feels like yesterday it was the last day of school and the long summer break was ahead of us. But here we are with only a week left  before the new school year starts. As much as I’d like to stay in holiday mode, I like to use this last week before the school year… Continue reading 7 Tips for a Smooth Start to the School Year

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5 Tips to Kick Your Motivation into Gear.

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.

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Getting control of the washing pile

I always felt like a slave to the washing pile and would hold my own silent protest against washing any more than I had too.  This usually meant that nothing got washed until the weekend, or there was nothing left in the wardrobe to wear.  We were well equipped to deal with the washing drought… Continue reading Getting control of the washing pile