Tag: Early School

10 genuinely fun outdoor activities for older kids

My kids spend a lot of time outside, even now that they are older. Sending them out for a play is something I’ve done since they were small and we just never…

Recycled craft ideas

9 recycled craft ideas for kids

The great thing about recycled craft is that you don’t need money and you don’t need to muck around organising things. You just pull out the recycling bin and let the kids…

Alice in Wonderland party ideas

A beautiful Alice In Wonderland party on a budget

When it comes to my kids’ parties, I always leave things until the last minute and I always try to spend as little money as possible. This Alice in Wonderland party had…

How we foster independence in our kids

How we foster independence in our school-age kids

Our eldest child went to a Montessori preschool and I learned such a lot from his lovely teacher. One of the first things she taught me was to foster independence. This meant…

Mumlyfe shares useful stories to help you raise nice kids and feel good about yourself too.