Kids

How to get organised: Step 3

If you are reading this, you have probably read  “How to get organised – Step 1” and  “How to get organised – Step 2”. Below are some tips that you can use as you are organising the clutter.   Create 5 Boxes When you are organising, you should sort everything into five boxes: Move to another …

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Kids

Organised: Play Room, Craft Room and Office

Keri had a multi-functional room which she had tried to organise and therefore was not a huge mountain of disorganisation but was rather a room that was not that functioning well. I am really proud of Keri for starting on this project even though she was feeling a bit ill and should have perhaps been …

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Kids

Organised: Moving Homes

Gizelle is moving homes and needed to organise a few spaces, declutter and decide what to keep and what to give/throw away. This is always a difficult process but it was even more difficult because Gizelle was away at the time that the organisation needed to take place. Usually, I work alongside my clients so …

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Kids

Organised: Teen Pad

When Paula sent me a message, she said “It is one of those situations of opening the door, rolling the eyes and saying I don’t have the energy for this and closing the door once again”. I know so many people who feel like this when starting on their organising journey but don’t be discouraged. …

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Creative Craft Corner

Growing your own Veggie Garden

At the beginning of this year, I wrote an article on Creating your own Vegetable Garden. Yesterday, I watched this video by stodels called “Grow Your Own Veg – Don’t Be Chicken”. I thought it was very interesting and just plain cute so I had to share it with you. You can watch it below …

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Creative Craft Corner

Creating your own Vegetable Garden

With the kids back at school and moms & dads back at work, your life may be starting to show signs of routine and getting back to “normal”. The holiday chapter has been closed recorded only in photographs, memories and journals. Perhaps, you have made some new year’s resolutions for 2013. To be thinner, happier, healthier, …

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Heart, Soul and Mind

How to be Happy

When I thought what would be of most benefit to Moms & Dads (and the rest of the Family), the thought came to mind…knowing how to be happy. We all have good days and bad days. We all have ups and downs. We all have to deal with things that we really don’t wish to deal …

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Babies and Toddlers

Teaching your child how to swim

You’ve got all your gear ready to go. You’re well rested and so are your kids.  Where do you start? Your first visit to the pool will set the tone for the lessons to come. Use what you know about your child to make it a great experience for him, and he’ll be happy to …

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