The Grateful Mummy’s Top Educational iPad Applications: Mathematics.

Top iPad Maths Applications: Look out for my top two favourites below:  The Bugs applications as seen below and the IXL Math Practice Subscription App as seen toward the bottom, they are seriously unbelievably fantastic!  The Bugs apps are more basic skills, but intelligently work up to where your child’s level is and will then stop when […]

Natural Ways to help stay healthy in Winter and ease the effects of colds and flu. A MUST READ!! These REALLY do help!!

I will admit it, I didn’t always believe what my beautiful mother told me when I was little, I couldn’t see the correlation between cold air and me catching a cold, I couldn’t see how putting my socks on could help me from getting a cold and I certainly didn’t see how using Vicks Vaporub […]

Children arguing a lot lately? Try this!!

Do you have stages in your home where your children seem to be arguing with each other a lot? Try this next time and see if it helps switch your children “switch” back to being more light-hearted? Doing this worked for us and made us all giggle, reconnect and bond again, instead of losing our […]

The Grateful Mummy Book Club: “Unstoppable Me!” By Dr. Wayne W. Dyer.

Book Review:  Book:  “Unstoppable Me!” Author:  Dr. Wayne W. Dyer Rating:  4 out of 5 Grateful Mummy Hearts. Hard Cover Book. 32 pages. Mostly suitable for children aged 5-9. Dr. Wayne Dyer’s book “Unstoppable Me!” expresses his positive affirmations for children. In this book he does a magnificent job of teaching children how to maintain the […]

Welcome to The Grateful Mummy Book Club!!

  I am going to start sharing my favourite books with you, and start “The Grateful Mummy Book Club” and I would love your suggestions to add to this list too!  Please comment on the bottom of the page so I can check them out!! I plan to eventually build this up in to a very […]

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 […]

The 4 Most Common Mistakes of Discipline.

Discipline is not always easy. Sometimes if you have a child with an easy temperament it can be a breeze, but it can also be really tricky and frustrating when children are more challenging, have determined temperaments or who are going through those difficult developmental stages. I am living this at the moment. My beautiful […]