Getting Children Involved in Home Decor

  From the hazards of stepladders to the risks that paint and equipment can present, DIY projects and home decoration may seem like two of the least child-friendly activities. However, it does not have to be this way. When you get your children involved in some parts of the home…

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Organising our Home Ed Space

One of the things I think I struggle with most with our Home Ed journey so far is how best to organise our space. In an ideal world we would have a room dedicated to the children’s things – a space where they could just have their things out and…

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What Bank Holidays are made for…

Next weekend is the Easter weekend, and with it a bank holiday. I love bank holiday weekends, not least because it means Damian has some time off work. He has also booked the Tuesday-Friday afterwards off so we will have a nice long break together. With the arrival of number…

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Planning the Children’s Bedroom

I wrote a post last week about getting our home ready to welcome our third baby. I’ve been thinking a lot about the children’s rooms and how best to do these. Mr D and Miss E will move into what is currently Mr D’s room (it is the bigger room)…

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Preparing the house for Baby 3

We moved into our current house in 2011. When we viewed it we knew it was the house for us. It was the style of house we liked and it ticked so many of our wishlist items. The day we got the keys we walked in to the now empty…

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