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Cooking with kids.

“Mommy, come play with me!” Summer is a great time of the year. Without school and other obligations, we have more time to enjoy together. Everything becomes slower and relaxed…yet, sometimes boredom takes over. And that’s what happened to my 5-year-old son a few days...

Happiness

Last Sunday morning my daughter asked me If she could comb my hair. We sat down in the living room and she started carefully and methodically her task while her baby sister watched her closely. The sun was shining. My son was playing with his Lego’s. Pure bliss....

5 Steps To Gain Back Confidence In Parenting

We have a saying in Hungarian: “Little kids little problems, big kids big problems.” I don’t know if that’s true but I think I can argue that maybe they just forgot that it wasn’t all roses and pink baby cheeks to be kissed. So much advice is out...

Mama of 3 under 5. Yes, that’s me!

So good to be back. We are slowly settling into a new routine which involves preschool for our oldest one and just 2 naps during the day for baby J. Adjusting to 3 kids took more time then I thought it would. At the end of the day I just wanted to relax.  On the other...

Less Is More

The photo above captures a quite moment on my girls 1 st birthday party. Little did I know last summer that 2 months after her second birthday, if all goes well I will become a proud mama of three. I’ve learned a lot from my children. And I’m learning each...

Make space for your desires.

 “The messy office + the disorganized home + the dirty financial life + cluttered mind all weaken your ability to bring your natural laser-like focus to bear on your greatest desires. ” Robin...

Board game organization

The 10 main reasons why board games are a challenge to store: 1. the size of each box is different 2. boxes are designed for selling instead of storing 3. there is a myriad of little pieces 4. open shelves look unsightly after a while 5. game pieces can easily go...

How to rotate toys.

    Rotating is one of the easiest ways to deal with toy overload and is hands down my favorite.   Foremost, let me give you a list of the main reasons you will love it: 1. Inventiveness and fantasy blooms 2. Clean up time becomes a breeze 3. Less toys...

Toy Storage Solutions

1. Set up customized systems that suits you both.    A. Examine how they are using their play area and storage spaces during the day and ask yourself these questions:   Time management:Where do they spend the majority of their time? How long does getting a...

Home and away

We had the opportunity to stay in the US for a few months and I’ve been immensely enjoying the American way of life with my little family. Although I’m staying home with the kids most of the time,  we went on some amazing trips recently. Kennedy Space...

Resolutions

    Be inspired by Dawn to tackle those problem areas in your home. One of her new years resolutions is to “Reorganize the things I am keeping in a way that makes sense for my life now. Just because a certain way worked a couple of years back...

How To Upcycle Maison Jars.

  What a difference a hole can make. Here is a great tutorial on how to drill holes in the lid and make a spill proof drinking cup....

Do you compromise?

Q: How would you say kids affected your style? A: Yeah, it changed some, I’m sure. But I think too many parents compromise their living space because they think that’s what good parents do. And then the next thing they know, they’ve got a life-size hot pink Barbie...

Golden Cup.

  You need: ~some plain cups (Mine where from IKEA.) ~gold ceramic paint ~paint brush ~washi tape ~oven   Time: ~15 minutes to paint ~4 hours to dry ~30 minutes to bake You can do this quick project during nap time!...
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