Our morning rhythm during the school week and on the weekends

Why a rhythm to our days? We do so to create a more peaceful home and to slow down. Creating rhythm is an intentional flow to our days. We look at ways to create daily, weekly and seasonal rhythms in to our home. During the school week, I wake up before everyone else (usually 6 … More Our morning rhythm during the school week and on the weekends

Family time -making an ‘ideas jar’ of (FREE) things to do together

Last night my children and I sat down together and came up with some ideas for things we can do together over the school holidays (which started today for us in Australia) and for weekends when all four of us are together. As my daughter is very interested in practising writing and spelling, she wanted … More Family time -making an ‘ideas jar’ of (FREE) things to do together

Travelling with children Part 1: an attempt at (Minimalist-ish/Zero waste-ish packing)

We are heading overseas for a family holiday to an Island for approx 7 days! This will be the first time my children have been overseas. I haven’t travelled overseas for many years, but my husband travels for work a bit throughout the year. This is also the first time my son has been on … More Travelling with children Part 1: an attempt at (Minimalist-ish/Zero waste-ish packing)