Wonderfully Nutty Give~away!

We all go quite nutty by the end of Christmas; after all the shopping and running around prior to the big day….things slow down a little…until we realise another party is only a week away.  New Years Eve, a time to spend with either family or friends to countdown the new year! Most people may…

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En-suite and Jewellery Organiser

Does your bathroom have little space to store toiletries, make-up or cosmetics, jewellery and bits and pieces?  Or perhaps you don’t have room to put the hair dryer, straightener or other appliances that may be needed in the bathroom? For those that are fortunate enough to have an en-suite or private bathroom, here is a simple idea of how to store…

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Kids and technology

If by chance you enjoyed reading my last two posts on our driving holiday with the kids, you may have realised (or perhaps not) that I did not mention any electronic ‘entertainment’ within both those posts.   The children did not have any iPods, MP3 players, Nitendo DS; DVD players (though a DVD player or two…

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Becoming a bus driver…..

One of my blog readers asked me the following question: “Hi, I was wondering (when you have time) if you could do a blog on choosing a car for the large family and how you have found this process through the years. Thank you”   So here it goes……

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Those little buggers….

As a parent and a mother of 7 children, there would have to be one thing in my busy household that I can not tolerate…..     It’s those little buggers that managed to find their way onto a child’s head and cause an itching vengeance. Yes you all know whom I am referring too….. NITS! These…

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