Why Mother’s Self Care is Vital to Children’s Happiness

Why Mother’s Self Care is Vital to Children’s Happiness

It’s Sunday morning, and we have no plans for the day. We’re all collectively pottering around doing our own thing. We’ve had a big week and we’ve all got sniffles, sneezes and allergies bugging us.Many would say it’s one of those days that are great for staying in pyjamas, laying around the house and a little self care. Don’t get me wrong, I’m all for relaxed days at home and no plans, but I find if I stay in pyjamas all day I feel “blah”. My spirits and outlook on the day are always lifted when I slip on some…

How to Celebrate Children’s Book Week at Home

How to Celebrate Children’s Book Week at Home

This years 2016 Children’s Book Council Awards have been announced and book week celebrations will run from the 20th of August until the 26th of August. If you have school aged children I’m sure you haven’t missed the news that book week is on its way, as there has been constant questioning and chatter about book week costumes in our house. Despite frequent questioning from the kids I have everything under control to fulfill their costume requests this year. I spent an hour this morning putting the finishing touches to the kids costumes and Cohen and Sarah seem thrilled with…