• Recreating the Kids Bedrooms with Nordlife

    27/11/2017

    When we moved recently many of the items that adorned the kids walls were ripped down and many didn’t survive the move.  When decorating their rooms I had spend a lot of time finding wall decals…

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    Thoughtful Teachers Gift Ideas For End of Year

    01/11/2017

    It is hard to believe it is that time of year again we need to start thinking and coming up with some teachers gift ideas for the end of the school year!  I am the class…

  • Husband and wife holding hands. What is a good wife

    What Kind of Wife Are You?

    24/10/2017

    Recently a woman put up a legitimate question on a forum that consists of mostly mums and wives, and lots of them.  She made mention that she made her husbands sandwiches each day and was asking…

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    I am a 2017 Bupa Australia Blog Awards Finalist!

    09/10/2017

    I have to say I was slightly shocked in my week of dizziness a few weeks back to receive an email saying that I was a 2017 Bupa Australia Blog Awards Finalist!  I mean, does anyone…

  • a woman feeling overwhelmed and suffering anxiety

    10 Effective Ways to Help Manage Anxiety

    03/10/2017

    It is so important that we continue to look after ourselves and I have sat down to compile my top 10 effective ways to help manage anxiety.  I recently have suffered from anxiety which you can…

  • effective ways to build resilience in our children

    Building Resilience In Our Kids

    26/09/2017

    I have incredibly strong kids.  They are strong in so many ways, but are they resilient kids?  Both my children will speak their mind, say no, speak what they feel but when it comes to recovering…

  • anixety and stress and taking care of me

    When I Needed To Take Care of Me

    19/09/2017

    Many of us understand as mums and as people, we tend to put others needs above our own.  We care about our loved ones and how they are coping and this last week I hit a…

  • family holiday with kids

    Top 5 Short Getaways with Kids in NSW

    14/09/2017

    Sometimes a long flight, a long holiday and a tight budget mean that the holiday we can have has to be a short getaway with kids. The great thing about NSW is there are some lovely…