It is hard being a mum - i'll tell you that 🙂 There is no school of homemaking and motherhood to graduate from, and nor will we ever be fully qualified in the two, yet these skills are truly fundamental in the making of a happy, flourishing home. When we run a household, we are continuously project… Continue reading Empowered Motherhood – Thriving and Not Just Surviving
I am pretty excited to share with you what I had recently splurged on:) Last night I came across the Ultimate Homemaking Bundle and I have been pretty thrilled to find out everything I want to learn about homemaking, about the art of turning a house into a home - all in one place. Here's a perfect intro and description… Continue reading The Ultimate HomeMaking Bundles – Great Resource for Your Home
Today the school year officially closes and Mummy school officially launches 🙂 What I mean by that is two folds... Today I stood back in wonder and reflected upon all the good (and not so good) things that had taken place this year and am filled with gratitude seeing how quickly the children have grown... ...but today is also the… Continue reading How to Get Things Done with a Tot and a Preschooler in the Home
Are you tired and pulled down by the drudgery of home making and motherhood? Are you about to throw in the towel as you ponder of all the years invested into educating you go as you find yourself now hiding behind piles of dirty dishes and endless laundry? Take a breather and delve into what Elisabeth… Continue reading Tired of Housework?
For a while now I have been inspired by women who are masters at managing their family life, who succeed with creating system that work, and whose family are thriving in all aspects of life. When we talk about system, I realise we need system for (almost) everything! I need a good system for organising… Continue reading The How-to in Planning Your Little Ones’ Days
Recently a dear friend of mine commented on how much we seem to be able to achieve as a family, within a day. She mentioned how we seem to have 8 days instead of 7, and 36 hours instead of 24. Although she is far too kind with her praise and way too generous with her encouragement, time… Continue reading Effectively Structuring Your Family Life
One of the biggest roles I have assumed the moment I land my eyes on the home is to be a great chef and provider of everything yummy and healthy for the family. Wow, that turns out to be a mammoth-sized project! For one thing, I need to take into account the nutritional requirements of 5 hungry… Continue reading Menu Planning
"That which we persist in doing becomes easier - not that the nature of the task has chafed but our ability to do has increased..." (Ralph Waldo Emerson ) How true is the quote above! Sometimes I chuckle thinking about how busy I thought I was when I had just 1 child! Little did I… Continue reading Mastering the Basics