Category: Challenges – have fun with the kids
So what’s been happening folks? Been anywhere nice lately? (sorry bad joke!) It’s getting a bit tedious trying to keep the children occupied at home but we’ve (un)luckily been busy with their schoolwork most of the week. My high schoolers are on zoom meetings now some of the time as well as my husband and I teaching pretty much all day. So a fun … Read More More fun, free ideas for your kiddos
I’ve thought about this a lot in the past week and I’m hearing that many of my fellow teachers have too. I’m sure that most of us enjoy the weekends by going out, socialising with other people, visiting fun places and having wide open beaches and parks to enjoy especially in the current beautiful spell of weather we’re having. Myself, I enjoy going for … Read More Self-care and relaxation and planning half-school with the kids…
I’m writing this post at 1am probably because I drank too much coffee today trying to stay awake and do a zillion things at once. Long story short – I was teaching online during a thunderstorm outside and had to ensure all my own kids were actively engaged too. We did it -just about! I wanted to write this post as a reminder we … Read More 5 TIPS FOR TEENAGERS’ MENTAL HEALTH DURING LOCKDOWN.
It started normally but then spiralled into non-stop issues, I was helping one then the other then another one needed me – I was going a little bit crazy to be honest. Then I remembered the plan – oh YES ‘The Plan!’ The plan was hubby was going to take the little two out for a walk so I could work on whatever the … Read More A non-stop day… COVID-19 DAY 19!
The last couple of days we’ve been busy in the kitchen as well as doing our normal schoolwork and household chores.. (pictures to come- in true mum style its after midnight and my phone is dead- no battery 🤭) I love cooking and try to pass the love on to my kids right now most of them love cooking and I find it interesting … Read More Cooking with the kids – no mummy blog is complete without some kitchen FUN!
Write 3-5 different colours on pieces of paper and then pick one colour each, You have to only eat food of your chosen colour for 24hours… inspired by the current YouTube challenge It was not easy!! We chose the colours at night and then ate breakfast according to our colours jam on toast; orange; cereal and scrambled egg on toast (Yellow was the best … Read More Eat only ONE COLOUR of FOOD ALL DAY #CHALLENGE