So I got up this morning, convinced my 8 year old daughter to get dressed, dragged her down stairs to the breakfast table, convinced her to eat breakfast, which was a minor victory in itself, and at this stage we had about 15 minutes to spare and were on track… Read the rest
Our next post in the Kids Activities series is a continuation of Play Dough! Here are a few more easy ideas to keep the kids interested and enthusiastic for a few more precious moments.
Different Faces: Let your child create different Play dough Faces to express different feelings. try making… Read the rest
One way to describe Google+ is as “Google’s answer to Facebook.” One of the main differences is the audience demographic. More than half the users of Google+ are in the over 40 category and over 70% are male, while Facebook users are generally younger and a little over half are… Read the rest
For a limited time Hire My Mum is giving away a free download of the 101 kids activities e-book when you subscribe to our new newsletter list.
The e-book is full of great games and activities that are chosen specifically because they are independent play activities that will keep your… Read the rest
Some ideas to keep your kids happy while you work from home.
The first blog post in our Activities for kids series is an all time classic, playdough, (also spelt play dough or play-doh).
This is one of those simple play ideas that has lasted the test of time. It can keep a child engrossed for up to an hour, sometimes even longer.
To get started, here’s how to make it yourself.
Kids activities has been a regular theme on hiremymum.com.au for years. In fact I think it would be fair to say that as a work from home mum or dad, keeping the kids busy enough to stop them distracting you from working is probably the most difficult challenge that we… Read the rest
So you’ve scored this great new job, and the icing on the cake is that you get to work from home. In this modern age – instant gratification – society; what could better suit your family’s’ needs than an amazing job that allows you to work remotely. With millions of… Read the rest