fun with kids

Fun (non-tech) Ways to Keep Kids Occupied While Waiting

February 11, 2014

It’s from my favourite Dr Suess Book. There’s something about the rhythm of this page about waiting that has always struck me.  There’s anticipation in it. Waiting for a train to go or a bus to come, or a plane to go or the mail to come, or the rain to go or the phone [...]

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Discovery Box

January 30, 2014

We love exploring as much as we can as a family.  Australia is a vast and beautiful country, and there’s so much natural wonder in our backyard.  On our many adventures, my kids enjoy collecting little bits and bobs along the way, from bottle caps for a ‘Bottle Cap Game’ they made up to pretty [...]

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5 Ideas for Using Decorative Tape Around the House

January 22, 2014

Sponsored by 3M (s1 post) Scotch® Expressions Packaging Tape Scotch® Expressions Magic™ Tape I love this stuff because I can make regular and recycled items around the house look awesome, colourful and funky. Oh, and there’s the kids too: as my children get older, I need to cater for their own projects (rather than being [...]

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