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Outsmarted by my Confident Child and I’m Proud

In Parenting, Personal updates by Danielle

St David’s Day, in Wales this is a big deal to dress your children up, and they have to look their best. It’s like photo day but in national dress costume. I’m trying to get both my daughters presentable. Dressed, teeth brushed, hair brushed and the typical school rush before the actual run. Outsmarted As I am in the middle …

Family Favourite Recipe – Sweet Potato Tuna Pie

In Recipes by Danielle

I started out with a recipe that I found in the Family Kitchen Cookbook and made some changes to suit my family. On page 87, Cheesy potato-topped tuna pie. Delicious! It really is but I decided to make a few small changes. Why not, right? Sweet Potato Tuna Pie By Danielle Morris-Brewer, 3 Oct 2016


In Advice, Family, Tips and tricks by Danielle

Try this, if someone (parents, partner, children) is shouting at you. Whisper back to them.  “I’ll talk to you when you are calm.” Of course they’ll shout some more and say that they can’t hear you. Just whisper the same again. Repeat until they stopped shouting and say calmly, now at a normal talking level, “I was saying I’ll talk …