Borax Crystal Snowflake Experiment!

      My boys just LOVE science experiments, and to be honest I REALLY do too!!  So much fun seeing what happens and so many learning opportunities available too! A couple of years back my 4-year-old son was asking me about crystals and how they grow, what they are made of, etc. so we […]

From Kindergarten to School Transition Tips. Free Printable School Readiness Checklist and Student and Parent Contact List!

It is time to start thinking about how to prepare my 4-year-old for the transition to school next year. I am a quite an over-emotional being when it comes to my children, something about them just makes my heart melt and my emotions overflow, so when it comes to the idea of them taking the first step […]

Lunchbox Ideas!! The Grateful Mummy’s Free Printable!

Is it just me or is it hard to keep coming up with new ideas for the lunchbox? I struggle to keep coming up with new ideas that get eaten during the day so I have assembled a list of a few ideas that my children like that I know I can always include and […]

Chicken Noodle Soup. More than just for the soul!!

Click the  link below to get your free printable Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe: Chicken Noodle Soup In my recent post about ways to avoid colds and flu and to help you recover sooner if you are unwell, I mentioned how there is evidence to suggest that chicken soup actually does assist you to recover from colds and […]

Age-Appropriate Chores for Children. The Grateful Mummy Free Printables!

  Family life is so very hectic, there is a never-ending cycle of washing, dishes, ironing, cleaning and cooking to do. Often as parents, we tend to do all of these chores or a large majority of it, because sometimes it seems easier and faster than having to try to explain what you want your […]

Apricot, Coconut and Chia Balls.

  Do you get to around 2.30 – 3.00 and start feeling flat, lethargic and ready for a snack?  I do!  It is my danger time every day where I am more likely to reach for the fastest thing that will give me a lift (which will probably be something sweet!) and no matter how […]

Pumpkin, Sweet Potato, Carrot and Quinoa Soup with Toasted Parmesan Bread.

   I just love packing lots of super foods in to the one meal, it makes keeping my family healthy so easy!  This Winter I am going to make the most of soups as a meal, as you can pack so much goodness in to them without anyone knowing and it saves me stressing about […]