From Kids’ Room to Big Kids’ Room: Resize and Revamp Ideas

As a parent, it can feel like every step in a child’s life is a mammoth milestone. From successful toilet training to the first pair of ‘real’ shoes, there are many challenges to anticipate with joy or horror. One of the more overlooked challenges is revamping a nursery into a child’s bedroom, and a child’s bedroom into a teen’s bedroom. Here’s a handy overview to working with your child to create a fun and functional living space for them, at every stage of their development.


Summer Clothes for boys

We are back this month with our summer picks from the fab website. The Mini Mads have had a good browse of the website and here are their choices. The boys are ten and nearly nine and have distinct personalities, so see if you can tell who picked which sets!

Summer picks

Ten Fabulous Free Meal Planning Printables

Once a week we sit down as a family and talk about what we loved about that week’s menu and what we want the following week.  It has started to become a real family affair as both the boys are now preparing and cooking at least one meal a week.  I am a sucker when it comes to stationery, so I have gathered together some fabulous free meal planning printables to share with you.

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