Working Mums: 10 reasons why we should sleep with our iPhones…
Last week, the lovely Ally Pinney from Mumsclub challenged her blog readers to do without their iPhone for a whole weekend…and I wimped out. I am seriously sorry. I have only really had it for a year. Be it appears to have taken on the significance of a third child in my family. A slightly […]
Seven secrets about myself: including the one about the knickers…
I was using the wonderful LoveAllBlogs site to dip in and out of blogs the other day and I came across this great post from Chez Mummy about her Kate Winslet/Gwyneth Paltrow moment where the lovely Mother Venting, From Fun to Mum and More Than a Mum Blog had bestowed upon her a fantabulous award. The post was a few months ago, and was […]
Behavior Charts Arrive Fashionably Late!
Hi there, we have launched our behavior charts service now… …so to celebrate, we decided to pop along to the Ultimate Blog Party Blog Hop on Five Minutes for Mum – apologies for the late arrival, but that is fashionable isn’t it? Standing in the corner… We are a VERY new business – kind of like […]
Working Mums: Eight reasons why chocolate should be in your business plan
A week or so ago, I worked in the coffice. For those of you who haven’t encountered that yet, it basically means sitting in a coffee shop with a WiFi connection pretending to work, but in fact eating chocolate brownie. While I was doing this it made me realise how important chocolate is to working […]
Kids toy reviews
KiddyCharts Printable Reward Charts: Bonus story book reviews
We ALWAYS use stories as a reward with behavior charts in the KiddyCharts household. Books as Rewards on Behavior Charts Why? Now that’s easy: Reading doesn’t cost a thing It encourages my kids to learn, and helps them to grasp the concepts around learning to read Its great one on one time with them; particularly […]
Working Mums: World business domination or rowing?
I am still losing my baby weight. In all honesty, that’s not great…. Why am I still I size 16 six years after my first child? People said when I had Chatterbox, “Don’t worry, you’ll lose the baby weight soon enough.” But then about five minutes later – I was pregnant again with Stuntboy. […]
Disciplining your children
Toddlers hitting – what can we do?
I read an article a week or so ago about a very pretty little girl who had started hitting other children, and it got me thinking… I remember when my two both went through this phase. Its not an easy thing to deal with, but it’s also critical to get it right. How you deal […]
Behaviour training tips for parents
And the Award for Best Supporting Actress goes to….
Little people have this un-canny knack for melodrama. I am presuming that its not just my little people, or at least I am hoping it isn’t. And the Oscar for best supporting actress goes to…. Performances seem to be at their best when someone is about to be told off. Sort of like Julia Roberts […]
MAD Blog Awards: Panic nominate now!
We’ve been nominated as Best Small Business Blog in week 1 in the MAD Blog Awards which is fantastic. Thanks so much for your support and for getting us this far. Panic Nominate NOW! I don’t wish to seem ungrateful, and I am definitely not but…… I do need more nominations. There I’ve said it […]