Kids

kids shoes

Taming the kids shoe jumble is always a challenge and looking for that other pair is always frustrating when you’re running out the door. Here’s a simple hack to keep shoe pairs together and organised. Look in your laundry… It’s as simple as getting out the clothes pegs and clipping the

Easy 2-minute pancakes

There are some mornings that a bowl of cereal just won’t cut it. Here’s a simple pancake recipe that can be adapted in so many ways. Basic pancake mix 1 cup self raising flour 1 cup milk 1 egg 1. Preheat a large non stick frying pan on medium. 2.

Egg timer

Kids love a challenge. Set an egg timer… and go…

Kids playground

If your kids are constantly covered in bandaids but hate having them removed, here’s a simple hack to remove a bandaid painlessly. Rub on a generous amount of baby oil over the bandaid using a cotton ball. Leave for a few minutes for the oil to penetrate the bandaid fabric.

Handprint

When you’re stuck at home with the kids, finger painting is always a winner. Especially in summer, you can strip the kids down and let them go wild. For the littlies though, it’s always a battle keeping the paint out of their mouths. There are a number of ‘safe’ finger

Easier Cot Sheet Changes. If you’ve ever had to change cot sheets at 3am, you’ll love this simple hack.

My darling son was a reflux baby. We spent his first six months covered in regurgitated milk. And it wasn’t just us… the lounge, the carpet, our bed, his cot. My laundry room has never seen so much washing. What I hated most was him vomiting in his cot. Apart

Lego

Lego explosion? The kids just love to drag out lego at the end of the day. You’re tired, you’ve had enough and you just know they’ll lose interest as soon as they’ve made the biggest mess possible. Here’s a quick way to tidy it all up when you just can’t

Buttons On Kids Uniforms

This little trick can save so much time with school and sport uniforms when kids are getting ready in the morning. When you are putting away laundry, put all the pieces of a uniform on one hanger. You can even add stockings, socks, hats, sports bibs, underwear or even shoes to the hanger.

Family

It’s inevitable. On the craziest of mornings, someone will end up with a stain on their uniform or work clothes in the crazy morning rush to get out the door. Kids spilling juice during breakfast, coming back  from brushing teeth with toothpaste stains on their clothes or a splash of

Mum and bub

Kids have a knack of staining their clothes in new and wonderful ways on a daily basis. They dribble food everywhere, get grass stains on their knees, sweat stains on their shirts and dirt all over their shoes. You’ve probably tried just about every stain remover on the market. Some work