Changing Seasons – Autumn at it’s best

Changing Seasons – Autumn at it’s best

Autumn is here and it’s been such beautiful weather this week that I couldn’t resist grabbing my camera and taking a few snap-shots of the gorgeous colours that I’m seeing in my neighbourhood at the moment.

This is my view as I walk my girls to school in the mornings 🙂

Sometimes it’s the simple things in life that make you happy. Read more

Free Kids Goal Chart

Free Kids Goal Chart

Back To School……

Boy does the time go fast the ‘Hersftvakantie’ (autumn school holiday) is already over and the kids went back to school, refreshed and happy to see their friends again.

I have decided to be a little more pro-active with trying to get my eldest daughter to do her homework, normally when she comes home she is in play-mode and it is difficult to pin her down and get her to pay attention.

In group 5 the homework is really minimal but I think if we’re having problems now then what is it going to be like when the hardcore stuff comes in, it’s much better if I can get her into get the habit now.

So… I decided to make a simple reward / goal chart where she can earn stickers and receive a treat when she gets a full card. Read more