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Teaching children budgeting and money saving

At 9 and 6 years, our children are now at an age where they have some concept of ‘earning money’. We recently introduced pocket-money, in return for small jobs around the house. 340 more words

Green Parenting

Week 28 ~ Creativity Abounds!

We are back on track this week; last week we had our Easter break, and the week before that I did not post as everyone was poorly at various parts of the week! 619 more words

Charlotte Mason

A gift that children can make!

Attending a baby dedication at our church and having been asked to be the God parents for the little boy being dedicated, we wanted to bring a gift. 89 more words

Raising Children

Stellaluna, by Janell Cannon

About this Book

This award winning picture book follows the adventures of a lost baby fruit bat.  It a story about individuality, foster parents/families and fitting in.  655 more words

Family Fun

Week 18 ~ Snow Days

This week has been a little…interrupted…

We have had two visits to the dentist (a family visit & a second visit to evaluate my big girl for braces. 353 more words


Week 17 ~ Brrrrrrrrr!

We had a light dusting of snow at the weekend, which was fun & utterly freezing! We had a lot of freezing fog which made for a bitterly cold day. 312 more words

Charlotte Mason

A Very Creative 6 Year Old

Yesterday my Granddaughter came over to spend some time making some art with me – there’s a lot of art and craft materials in my house! 158 more words

Art And Design