No-cooking Playdough (Guest Post by Salz Dummy Spit)

A little while ago there was talk of finding the Ultimate Playdough recipe on School of Mum’s Facebook Page. I took it upon myself to do some experimentation and found what I think to be the best cooked playdough. It’s still sitting in my pantry, moist as ever. Salwa from Salz Dummy Spit told me she had Read more about No-cooking Playdough (Guest Post by Salz Dummy Spit)[…]

How To Stop Mother Guilt – Guest Post

  It seems that the current generation of mothers just can’t stop feeling guilty no matter what we do…regardless of working mothers, stay and home mothers and part time working mums. If we’re at work, we feel that we should be at home with the kids and vice versa. It’s not a win-win scenario but Read more about How To Stop Mother Guilt – Guest Post[…]

How to: Make Your Man Wash the Dishes (And a Palmolive Review and Giveaway) – ENDED

This giveaway has ended. Thanks to all those that entered! Congratulations to REBECCA BAKER, SAMI K and Megan! You are the lucky winners of a Palmolive Dishwashing Liquid Pack. For everyone else, stay tuned – A lot giveaways coming up! I seriously hate the dishes. Really and truly. I love to cook and I hate Read more about How to: Make Your Man Wash the Dishes (And a Palmolive Review and Giveaway) – ENDED[…]

Seclusion at its best – Tuki Retreat

Please Note: Tuki Retreat is offering 10% off accommodation and admission to Tuki Trout Farm before the end of Februrary! Just mention School of Mum to receive the discount! Enquire on their website today or call (03) 5345 6233 Picture this. Beautiful Australian countryside, wildlife at your doorstep, stone cabin with a king-sized bed, double Read more about Seclusion at its best – Tuki Retreat[…]

Launch Party! Plus a $120 Leap Frog Giveaway – ENDED

This giveaway has ended. Congratulations to Josefa! Thanks to all those who entered, and keep an eye out for School of Mum’s next giveaway! Well, my eyeballs are so dry they are itchy and watering. my brain hurts too, but I’ve gone from knowing absolutely nothing about programs to blog with to designing my own site Read more about Launch Party! Plus a $120 Leap Frog Giveaway – ENDED[…]

"You’re doing WHAT for your Blog this weekend!?"

I have the biggest blogging weekend I’ve ever had. I’m overwhelmed and excited with all the things I will be able to experience, write about and share with my readers. The reaction in my title is what I’ve been getting lately, mostly from my brothers (who are totally jealous, mind you). Never in my right Read more about "You’re doing WHAT for your Blog this weekend!?"[…]

Kid-Free Anniversary? I think not.

It’s our wedding anniversary this Thursday, the 17th of January. 3 years have flown by and we’ve been through thick and thin (though nothing too dramatic), it’s mostly been smooth sailing. Our wedding was a big mish-mash of two cultures. We got married in a Coptic Orthodox Church and had our photo shoot and reception Read more about Kid-Free Anniversary? I think not.[…]

$160 GIVEAWAY: The Trendiest Products 4 Back2Skool!

When you’re a teacher (and an organisational freak) like myself, you know what you love and what you detest when it comes to students’ school supplies and stationery. Sometimes you’re a big kid at heart too and you marvel at all the new and wonderful things kids bring into school. I don’t know how many Read more about $160 GIVEAWAY: The Trendiest Products 4 Back2Skool![…]

Before actions come to life – The little connections.

I’ve been reminded why I became a teacher over the last few weeks. I’ve been watching Mr.T make some amazing pre-speech connections. I’ve been an active spectator as his brain develops at a rapid rate and his problem-solving skills go through the roof. Sounds dry and technical but isn’t it such a beautiful thing? I Read more about Before actions come to life – The little connections.[…]