Author Archives: kasey

Homework

Homework, ok don’t shiver at the word 😉 Whether we agree with homework or not, I must agree with the practice approach to learning and I do believe this is mostly what homework is all about, unless of course your child has a “photographic memory” and I imagine that this is a very rare ability.…

Continue Reading →

Easy Exercises – Top 11 Tips for Busy Mums

Finding a block of 30 to 60 minutes a day to devote exclusively to exercise can be a challenge if you are like most Mums. The experts say working out 45 minutes to an hour per day (30 minutes for beginners) for weight loss and fitness. Studies are now being released that have found that…

Continue Reading →

kids healthy recipes

Simple Pancake Recipe – even the kids can make

Simple Pancake Recipe 1.5 cups self-raising flour .5 cup caster sugar 3 eggs 30 g unsalted butter, melted 1 cup milk 1 teaspoon vanilla extract Your favourite topping ie. honey, maple and golden syrup (with cream), strawberry jam, lemon juice and sugar. Place the flour and sugar in a bowl and make a well in…

Continue Reading →

The Best Anzac Biscuits Recipe

My kids have been using this Anzac biscuits recipe for years and although I haven’t passed on this recipe to them, it is the same Anzac biscuits recipe I used when I was younger… I have found it the Best Anzac Biscuits recipe yet. Enjoy… ask your kids to help too!! The joy is in the…

Continue Reading →

5 Simple Tips for Pocket Money for Kids

Teaching kids about their own money, saving money versus spending money is so important. Here are a couple of different ideas to think about pocket money for kids. Pocket Money for Kids – Tip #1 Some parents give pocket money for certain jobs to be done around the house while others give their kids pocket…

Continue Reading →

5 Simple Tips on Teaching Kids about Money

Whether we like it or not our world revolves around the dollar and the sooner we can help our kids to get an understanding on money the better, it’s never too early to start teach kids about saving, earning and budgeting money. Whether you start early or later in the teenager years, good or bad (I…

Continue Reading →

Kids Cooking

Are your kids cooking? I received this photo above from my niece last week, it’s a photo of my 2 1/2 year old great-niece, (eekk I sound old now) helping in the kitchen with food prep at home. After chatting with my niece about how her daughter looks like one of my girls, my niece went on…

Continue Reading →

The Importance of Drinking Water

What do you regularly drink? As a baby one of our girls found it very hard to drink water, she used to choke on it if I gave it to her in between her milk feeds. I’m not sure why to this day and so we thought we were being good parents and gave her…

Continue Reading →

Fathers Words To His Children and Wife

The Importance of a Fathers Words to his Children and Wife I hope, if you are a regular visitor to Kasey’s blog (my wife) you are starting to see that both Kasey and I have different stories to tell and sometimes we even see things differently. However generally speaking most things we see eye to eye…

Continue Reading →

Simple Chores for Children

Every family is different but I thought I would share what works well in our family and has done for years. Yes is that Dirty (pun intended) 5 letter word: Chore!! Think back to when you were younger and ask yourself did you have chores that you had to do? Well personally I think every…

Continue Reading →

Page 4 of 9