Before we even get to the big questions of Christmas (how do we explain santa to our kids, what evangelistic events can we put on for our neighbours, who is going to get socks as a gift this year?!), we come to the question of advent. Have you even thought about it? Or is it … Continue reading ADVENT – How are you doing it this year?
I was so over the moon when 10ofthose.com got in touch with me to ask if you would like to review some of their products! I love that their heart is to get resources out to as many people as they can and as affordably as they can, and there are often some great bargains … Continue reading Mum on a Mission Reviews Goodies from 10ofthose.com
I won a copy of "The Prayer Experiment Notebook", and after asking my followers if they would like a review of it, the overwhelming answer was YES!!! So here is my honest opinion as to what the book is like. first impressions My first impression of the book from the cover was that it looked … Continue reading Mum on a Mission Reviews “The Prayer Experiment Notebook”
As the school year comes to a close today, many of us are now thinking about the vast expanse of the six weeks summer holidays. If you are a geeky organised mum like me, then you might have put together a list of trip and activities you want to do with your kids, or maybe … Continue reading 20 Ideas to Grow Your Child’s Faith During the Summer Holidays
Have you heard about the Parenting for Faith Course? Maybe you are involved in a mum's bible study group or lifegroup at your church and think it might be a good resource to use? Then have a read below of my own experiences running and taking part in a Parenting for Faith Course. what is … Continue reading Should you do the Parenting For Faith course?
We are now over a month past moving house and I have had time to reflect about the things we did right and wrong with our 5 year old and 2 year old sons during this hectic time. Take them on house viewings with you. The best thing you can do to prepare your … Continue reading 10 Tips for Moving House with Kids
This week we have been doing lots in our new garden. We emptied old plant pots of dead plants, refilled them with soil and planted new seeds. Then came the anxious waiting period, where all you can do is keeping watering them and seeing what will happen. Every day me and my boys would go … Continue reading Spotting the Signs of Spiritual Growth in Our Children
I remember the night. I was breastfeeding my 4 month old baby in the middle of the night during the start of the Christmas holidays. Sat in my breastfeeding chair I could feel my head itching. I thought nothing of it - I hadn't had head lice since I was at primary school so why … Continue reading Tackling Head Lice Head-on
I have fond memories of the circus from my childhood - seeing the big top go up on a field next to our local leisure centre and the thrill of sitting inside it. I don't remember much about what happened inside as I was very young, but I've always wanted to take the boys along … Continue reading Mum on a Mission Reviews Paulos Circus
It will be no surprise to most people reading this that I am in middle of moving to a new house. It has been in the pipeline for two years now, ever since we got told that a train was coming through our estate. And as we approach the (hopefully!) last few weeks living here, … Continue reading Preparing a Place