Holidays on a Budget; Visiting Geraldton with kids

The key to school holidays for most of us is to keep things cheap and fun.  With 3 boys from 6 to 10 months it can be a challenge for me to find something we can all do within our budget- here’s what we will be doing over the school holidays while we stay in the windiest place on Earth in WA.   Continue reading

Fast, fun and free; Kids messy play

Holidays are fast approaching again here in WA, though I know they’ve already arrived in some states (and the lucky USA has just sent their kids back to school after summer break!).  Here are my fastest, easiest, cheapest and low prep activities for the kids to do when they get bored.   Continue reading

Spring Cleaning Guide for the Time Poor

In the southern hemisphere spring has sprung!  Our tulip, daffodil and iris bulbs are blooming, and everything is looking bright and cheery.  It’s also the time of year for a quick clean out to get everything looking and feeling fresh again!  Here’s my guide for what really needs cleaning out and decluttering in our house for those that have no time or energy.  Just do one bit at a time, over a few days or weeks and stick to each area until its done- don’t get distracted like me and end up with 5 things half done. Continue reading