Saying Good-Night

Today is the last day that I can say “I have two teenage daughters”. Tomorrow 15th May, Miss Ruby turns 20. In my mind she … Read More

Values to Teach

It is sometimes a challenge for the modern day parents to teach the age old values in an increasing and relevant way. Perhaps you could … Read More

Keep Notes

We rarely left the girls for more than a couple of days when they were young but when we did I would type out long … Read More

Backyard Camping

If you’re looking for way to keep your children happy – put a tent up in the backyard.  We as adults can’t fathom the fun … Read More

Holiday Fun

If you are looking for something to do these holidays/Easter break can I suggest a walk to Barrenjoey Lighthouse.  It sits at Sydney’s most northern … Read More

Table Manners

Teach your children table manners.  Here are a few ideas: How to use their knife and fork properly. Wait for everyone to be served before … Read More

Questions for your teenagers #1

*  How much to you think it costs in total to run and fund “our family”? *  What are your top three favourite CD’s/movies/books/magazines/TV shows/websites? … Read More