RSSArchive for March, 2016

DIY Nursing Singlet

DIY Nursing Singlet

  I’ve found this simple hack in numerous places around the internet, so have no idea which person or persons came up with the idea. But it is a good one! I pretty much live in these while breastfeeding. Great for modest feeding and keeping your tummy covered when the weather or baby’s hands are […]

Keep Up Those Kisses!

Keep Up Those Kisses!

    Sometimes you may find yourself so busy that it is good to stop and think, how many cuddles and kisses have I given my kids today? It can be so easy to rush around and forget that these little people need lots of love, attention and that mummy is listening to them. When […]

Praying The Stations Of The Cross With Young Kids

Praying The Stations Of The Cross With Young Kids

  A few years ago, I decided to start a new family tradition: praying the Stations of the Cross as a family on Good Friday. Attending the Triduum services already made for a busy weekend, including late nights on Holy Thursday and Holy Saturday, plus skipping afternoon naps on Good Friday. It was just a […]

Gospel Reflections ~  Palm Sunday (2016)

Gospel Reflections ~ Palm Sunday (2016)

  AUDIO GOSPEL REFLECTIONS ~  Palm Sunday (2016) Recorded Homily, Sunday 20th March 2016: By Father Peter Murphy, Parish Priest, Holy Spirit Lavington, New South Wales. LISTEN NOW  

DIY Lamb Baby Toy

DIY Lamb Baby Toy

   These are adorable and very easy to make. You can even sew them up with scraps leftover from other projects!   What you’ll need: Pattern (at bottom of post) Main fabric in white Thin white cotton for underside Flesh /white coloured felt Bias binding (or make your own using strips of fabric) Embroidery thread. […]

Quiet Time Activities

Quiet Time Activities

  With Baby Number 5 due to grace us with their presence soon, I’ve been accumulating a store of ‘quiet activities’ to entertain my rambunctious Master 2. Not a naturally quiet child, Master 2 has only just started looking through books and barely sits still for more than 30 seconds. However, the silver lining is […]

How To Be Efficient When You Have Young Children

How To Be Efficient When You Have Young Children

  Having five children under six years of age may seem overwhelmingly busy. At times I have to admit it is, particularly when there is sickness! Most days however, when the routine is kept the same, the children are always happy and generally obedient. I have noticed that they love their routine and being consistent.   […]

Gospel Reflections ~ 5th Sunday Of Lent (2016)

Gospel Reflections ~ 5th Sunday Of Lent (2016)

  AUDIO GOSPEL REFLECTIONS ~  5th Sunday Of Lent (2016) Recorded Homily, Sunday 13th March 2016: By Father Peter Murphy, Parish Priest, Holy Spirit Lavington, New South Wales. LISTEN NOW  

Servi Store: Inspirational, Eco-friendly, Fairtrade, Catholic Apparels With A Difference

Servi Store: Inspirational, Eco-friendly, Fairtrade, Catholic Apparels With A Difference

  Servi Store is a unique initiative born in Melbourne, Australia. We sell trendy and eco-friendly apparels made from 100% organic and Fairtrade certified cotton with artworks featuring inspirational quotes. Organic cotton is soft, sturdy and resilient. The pure and natural fibers are better for your and your children’s skin. Our t-shirt collection consists of […]

Easy Meatzar

Easy Meatzar

  This easy meatzar is basically a pizza, although instead of a bready crust it is replaced by mince!