Do your children always put their shoes on the wrong feet? Try this!!

A super simple idea of how to help your younger children put their shoes on the right feet is to cut a sticker in half and place half of the sticker in each shoe so that they match up like a jigsaw puzzle when you put the shoes together the right way! If they don’t match […]

Lose those training wheels fast!

My son had a very traumatic bike riding experience last year.  He had a serious bike crash which left him with a bloodied face, grazes and loose teeth (new adult teeth too!).  He forgot to hop off his bike down quite a steep decline and despite Daddy yelling out to him frantically and trying to catch […]

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 […]

The AMAZING Lemon Myrtle Oil!!

For everyone who loves the fresh smell of lemon and who loves using natural anti-microbial products for cleaning and for aromatherapy benefits! I want to share information with my beautiful friends, a beautiful, natural, multi-purpose oil that a gorgeous friend of mine introduced me to two years ago that I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE!!! After doing lots […]

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 […]

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 […]

5 Common Laundry Disasters and What Might Help!

We have all been there, it is so easily done!  Laundry disasters are so common and so annoying that I think they are worthy of a post to help when laundry disasters occur.  I once somehow managed to do a load of washing with a disposable nappy (not fun……really, REALLY not fun!), numerous tissues and even […]