Tag: parenting

Healing Broth Recipe

About 2 years ago I was looking online for natural remedies for cough, natural remedies for cold and flu, natural remedies for tonsillitis. I came across a blog written by a mum who had used this recipe as a natural remedy for whooping cough….

$2,500 prize money for eating right & doing booty-workouts LET’s DO THIS

Exclusive to Law Of Attraction Mum Premium Members is all ebooks and my meditations FREE when you join this month (2 weeks left!) . PLUS $2,500 prize-money opportunity when you order your product order this week ready to kick-start the next Tribal Wellness 6-week…

How to teach children about emotions

Today in the homeschool I was looking forward to exploring emotional behavior using a Volcano theme. My eldest son (9) was interested in talking about the cause of tsunami’s, tidal waves, and under sea volcanoes and shifting of tectonic plates, and the outcome of…

Rocket Fuel Nutrition

Tuning into the live online event last night was super fun. I haven’t been online for live events in ages… bonding with my baby being the priority. But she enjoyed watching all the people in the screen too! 🤣 What an awesome community. I…

2019 Vision Boards for when you want to say “I want to live my best life in 2019”

Vision boards (dream boards) don’t have to be all NEW things. The things you treasure, love and value the most presently can be the feature. Your favourite things, your close family, and what’s most important to your close family, is often what makes up…

Channeling in on Tantrums and 5 Fix-It Steps

What to do when you begin talking about (to others) a problem in your home, involving assertive child behaviour and tantrums. “Talking to others about a problem and especially complaining is a sign that we need to ask for angel help as we are…

Dusty’s Wonder Bug Giveaway

LAST MINUTE peeps! Winner drawn today – enter right now 🙋🏼‍♀️ I have joined forces with the lovely Kelly Quilter, author of Teacher For A Day, who is bringing you this amazing giveaway! All subscribers will get access to a FREE copy of my…

Spray-free Blueberries

Blueberries are a concern with the chemical sprays right. Our family used to eat a LOT of blueberries. When we travelled for 9 months in a Jayco we took only a few basic survival remedies: lavender, tea tree & eucalyptus oils, bi-carb & vinegar,…

Skin healing after chemical SLS or SLES damage

Do you check your soap, shampoo and toothpaste products for SLS – sodium laurel sulphate and SLES – sodium laureth sulphate? Even those products with an organic brand? I accidentally bought a Shampoo containing SLES a fortnight ago. It said organic in the brand…

Max’s Bright Fly preview video

Today a new shipment of Max’s Bright Fly arrived, an exciting distraction while we were busy bees working on our kinder & primary maths in the homeschool 🐝 This is exciting news for our friends who have placed their order for this + Dusty’s…

Free Online Event tonight – Inflammation as the root cause of almost all health problems

Inflammation is the root cause of almost all health problems. Arthritis and joint pain, digestive issues like IBS and Crohns, cardiovascular problems, brain and nervous system disorders, weak immune system, weight gain to name a few. In this info-packed FREE webinar, find out what…

Wholesome Pancake Recipe

Are you looking for a pancake recipe that you feel good about serving to your kids? My kids love pancakes. They love combining ingredients, cooking over the stove top, spreading their sauce or honey and are always full! The challenge for us mums can…

How to help kids build resilience

What is resilience? Children love to sort out their own problems? Step out of the way, parents 🤗 From the age of 1, they want to have a go at anything their little hearts are set on. As a Mum of 2 with another…

Connecting people, to free people, so they too, can homeschool

Yesterday I wrote a list of 41 Short and Sweet result-based reasons to homeschool (read here). An issue that faces all of us at some stage – is witnessing children and parents who feel powerless. Think about children feeling powerless, and growing up into…

41 short and sweet “Result-focused” Reasons to Homeschool

Listening to your heart can be challenging. You can want to homeschool but have no idea how to start and what it would involve, and come up with all kinds of reasons why it isn’t possible. And sure, it isn’t possible for some people…

New book release! Max’s Bright Fly … with the magic of making wishes 🌈

Welcoming this little dude to the world today! You can now buy my new book, Max’s Bright Fly with me. I’ve ordered the VERY FIRST 🥇 copy for Max, for his 5th birthday 🎁. Don’t tell him 🤣 If you believe in the Law…

Will having another baby change my love for my first child?

“Love doesn’t divide. It multiplies.” (Theresa Jamieson) I had baby number 1, and I was devoted in every way to showing him just how much I appreciated him and adored him … just how very much I needed him in my life and loved…

Getting in Control of Snowballing thoughts

This is what happened. I took my boys (4yo and 1yo) to the supermarket – very brave, I know. 4yo was superb, sitting in the trolley the whole time, rarely saying a word. 1yo was on foot, trotting backwards and forwards pointing his quirky…

Deciding to homeschool

If you have ever had one of those moments where you questioned yourself and your decisions surrounding your children’s wellbeing, I’ve been there before, too. Mine was on the homeschooling subject, and not because I was thinking I should change my choice – I could see that my…

When can a mum get a day off?

What do I do all week? I guide myself and my little loves, (two boys, aged 4 and 1 respectively), through many important socialisation, stimulation and natural learning activities… – Silkwood School’s Steiner-inspired playgroup – KinderEnergy Musical playgroup – Greystone Farm Steiner family daycare…

Help with fussy children

STORY 1: I was with Master 4 in the kitchen and he pretended to pass me imaginary lollies and cookies out of a tin. ‘Read the ingredients, Jo’, he said. ‘Mm,’ I said. ‘Sugar, glucose syrup, colours, flavours.’ He piped up, ‘food acid.’ ‘Yes,…

Personal development for stay at home mums

Thousands of children around Australia are returning to school this week. It’s a time of fresh beginnings, of anxiety, excitement, new friendships and relationships – and not only for the children, because parents are equally feeling the mixed bag of emotions. Parents worry about…

The difference between Steiner and Montessori

I’m certainly not an expert when it comes to describing methods of teaching various education philosophies. But it’s an area that interests me and I’m learning quickly … so many people are asking me what the difference is between Montessori and Steiner. If you…

Gentle Parenting Techniques: how to use Gentle Parenting with toddlers and preschoolers

When little toddlers mature into little boys and girls it becomes easier to expect more of them and we find ourselves speaking to them in ways we never used to. We might expect them to: – understand consequences – recognize hazards and dangers –…

Improving your relationship with your children

A little bit of trickery can go a long, long way, when it comes to parenting young children. All the way into your future. Trickery that you use now can create years of happiness. But first – a question. Have you noticed that the…