7 Reasons to Establish a Routine

School went back after a two week break in various states across Australia yesterday. Other states are still having their ‘holiday’, and this information is no less important. For a loooong time, experts have touted the benefit of routine for babies and young children. Although some take this concept to…

New Resource: Embrace the Chaos

How would you like to regain control of the chaos and mayhem that is Life With Children, feel less stressed, more in control, happier and just enjoying life more with less yelling at the kids? Yeah, me too. About the only thing I can rely on for consistency in my…

Thought it was sorted …

Ah, what I love about life is its unpredictability. You know, where you think you have it all sorted, and you’ve filled in the diary and family calendar and sit back, take a sip of wine and think “right, sorted!” And do a bit of an internal jig of happiness.…

A note to self

Note to Self: Please, PLEASE remember to take Chippie to childcare today! School holidays are on, we’ve had lots planned and childcare doesn’t stop for those of us who lose their minds. Two of the days he’s missed have been public holidays. Which is a good thing. Actually, its not,…