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Simple Cleaning Routines For Working Mums

A popular topic amongst my other Mummy friends is how do we fit everything in. And in particular, how do we fit the weekly cleaning in. I established a great routine because I got fed up living in chaos all week, then spending all weekend cleaning. Once I started to use a simple routine, with a little bit of cleaning every day, it helps me to keep on top of everything (most of the time!). And even with a child, crazy work schedules (even though I’m working from home), I still am able to stick to this routine.

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Six Healthy Cooking Tips for a Wise Mom

When I started cooking for my kids, I know that I’ll be doing it forever. Why won’t I? I love the job! Knowing that their health depends on what I feed them, I make sure to give them the best nutrition there is.

Planning a well-balanced diet for everyday meals comes out as a routine for me. However, I never stopped finding ways to keep the food not only delicious but also healthier than the way it used to be. Hence, I am going to share with you some healthy cooking tips that a wise mom should know.

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What age should children learn to sew with a sewing machine?

If you see your child getting fascinated by watching you sew, it is high time that you consider transferring your sewing skills to him/her.

However, this is not an ideal thing to do if he/she is very young. Although children can learn sewing at least from age 5, the best time to teach them is from age 6–9.

At this age, they are neither too young to master new skills nor too old to consider it as a boring thing to do.

Well, this 6 – 9 age bracket is recommended for a couple of reasons. These include:

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Child Safety – Nine Tips for a Working Mom

I bet that once you go back to your usual working routine, you cannot focus entirely on knowing that you left your baby back at home. Even with the help and assurance that she is well, but still, you fear of her safety. I am aware of the countless things that I need to ensure to keep my baby’s security when I am away.

Here are a few tips I have learned and used while I was working away from home.

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7 Chances of Getting Free Baby Stuff Today

It’s music to the ears hearing that there are items given for FREE. It’s natural for mothers who find a way to stretch the budget at home. Along with the precious little one, comes plenty of benefits and surprises.

The world understands the role of a mother taking care of a newborn. Cheer up, help is everywhere, even on the least that you expect it to be! Free stuff is a lifesaver whether I am expecting, a new mom or preparing for my fourth. It does not need to be difficult when it comes to transition.

Here are how to get the chance of getting free baby stuff today!

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7 Tips on How to Take Care of Your Aging Parents

Amidst your busy life, can you still afford to pause for a while and spend time with your aging parents? However easy it may sound, in reality, it’s a challenge for every child. Balancing your time between your career and family needs commitment and patience.

All parents get old. One day, you’ll realize that yours are getting there too. Check out below tips to help you prepare on what you should do to keep them happy.

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7 Items You Should Always Keep in Your Baby’s First Aid Kit

Who can predict accidents? If only we can, then there will be no emergencies and other unfortunate events. However, keeping a well-stocked first aid kit will help to alleviate the impact of the situation. Keeping this medical box at all times is the best way to prepare for unexpected circumstances.

As a mom, I made sure in placing a first aid kit at home and in my car. I check the contents regularly to make sure it’s always ready. Here is my personal checklist of the stuff I keep in my first aid kit.

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Top 6 Sports That Help Your Child’s Mental Development

Children are unique in their own special way. As a parent, I consider the sports that my children are interested in joining.  I believe that games are one way to strengthen my child’s mental development. Through it, she will learn to react to different situations the fastest way possible.

Hence, I searched for the top 6 sports that I know will test my child’s mental skills regarding problem-solving, decision making and creating strategies. Let your kid see the list and find out what game she likes the best.

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Tight on the budget? Seven Tips to Save Money at Home

It’s expensive. I can’t afford it. I wish I could buy it!

Are you familiar with those frustrations? Have you noticed that money is mostly the primary reason why are stressed every day? Think about it carefully and know that the bottom line, money is usually the root cause. Yet, do you believe in the saying, “If there’s a will, there’s a way?”

Do you want to buy that expensive bag that you think you can’t afford? Let’s make it happen and start saving!

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