School Summer Holidays 2018 Approaching Fast and free printable

Danielle Family, Parenting

With the school summer holidays approaching fast and not managed to sort out a family holiday or anything to look forward to. Keeping the children happy and occupied is going to be a task and a half. Depending on the ages of your children and the age range, this adds that extra stress when trying to keep them happy. Let …

Consoles Vs Parenting Guilt, the Daily Challenge

Consoles Vs Parenting Guilt, the Daily Challenge

Louise Guest posts, Parenting

My Parenting Guilt Does anyone else find entertaining the children a little more difficult these days? Is technology to blame? Alternatively, as we as parents getting a bit lazy? Despite my best efforts to entertain my children, they still crave gaming over real interactions. It’s as if nothing is ever good enough. Itʼs is very frustrating! It’s as if nothing …

family favourite recipe sweet potato tuna pie

Family Favourite Recipe – Sweet Potato Tuna Pie

Danielle Recipes

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

Arguments

Danielle Advice, Family, Tips and tricks

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 …