A tradition I want to start with my family, especially at Christmas time, is to give back to our community.
I want to raise a family that does’t view its way of life as the only way of life. I want my kids to be well adjusted and to understand how lucky we are to live where we do. Whether we have done it tough or well that year, the things that are important are our health, having a roof over our heads, food on the table and each others love and support.
It can be really overwhelming at Christmas time when so many people need help, so we have done some research and put together a little list of ways you can give back this year. It’s in no way a complete list but it’s a start for you and yours to consider. Continue reading
There are issues that divide this nation. Which way the toilet paper roll should be hung. Whether the toothpaste should be squeezed from top or bottom. Whether the toilet seat should be left up or down. Okay, maybe these are issues that just divide my household.
But there is one topic that comes around this time of year guaranteed to polarise opinion: HALLOWEEN Continue reading
Today is World Mental Health Day and it got me thinking about a fridge magnet.
My friend’s fridge is littered with the usual family paraphernalia. Amidst the kids’ schedules, the artwork, the wedding ‘save the dates’ and the birthday invitations, there is this:
It’s the race that stops a nation…apparently.
Here is what I like about horse racing:
- Dressing up
- Laughing with friends