Test Results: How to sort out your life with Google Calendar, HomeRoutines app, zendone and more!

How to sort your life out

[pinit] Big call isn’t it?  How to sort your life out!  But this is an epic post for an epic crash test.  It even has a second bonus page for the die-hard organising geeks among you – I kid you not! I’m going to be the first one to put my hand up and say […]

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Crash Test: Daily routines and family management

Living in chaos

Are you living in chaos? AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAARGH! That’s me tearing my hair out at my completely chaotic, messy, ‘can’t bloody find anything’ life! I need something to blame it on. Let me explain something to you.  I used to be really good at this stuff.  REALLY GOOD! Ok, I was never overly tidy, but I was […]

How to rock the bed time routine like a star

How to rock the bedtime routine like a star

[pinit] One thing that we are proud of as parents is how easily our kids go off to bed and sleep through the night. I can’t remember where I read it, but the idea of establishing a bedtime routine as early as possible sounded logical to me (even if they’re only in bed for 3 […]

My Daily and Weekly Cleaning Routines

cleaning-housework

Last week my results for the CTMs vs MUMs Home Organisation were woeful!  So, I promised by the end of the week that I would get my routines and lists sorted out and give it a proper go.  So here we go, quite possibly the most boring post I have ever published!  Ha! Ha! ;) […]

CTMs vs MUMs Home Organisation Update + Giveaway

shiny-sink

It’s results day for Team Crash Test Mummies! I’m going to be totally upfront and say I feel like I’ve let the team down.  I have found this quite hard and I think it’s because I’ve been a little too relaxed about the baby steps approach. Maybe I need to be more prescriptive and make […]

My ultimate laundry survival guide

laundry-survival-guide

So, last Friday I bitched about how much I hate doing the washing and even made a video about how laundry “Sh*ts me to tears” (language warning). Today, a week later I’ve come up with a solution: I am going to actually follow this advice which I have largely made up, picked up from fellow […]

You’ve got to accentuate the positive . . .

Beautiful CrashGirl

Beautiful CrashGirl “You’ve got to accentuate the positive Eliminate the negative Latch on to the affirmative Don’t mess with Mister In-Between” So the song says, and I’m inclined to agree.  I just need to follow through! I’ll be the first to admit that I’ve been feeling a bit blah about the start of the New […]

{Crash Results} How to make time for blogging

Big rocks in a jar

These are my results from the {Crash Challenge} Beating mother guilt. Last week I was challenged by Debbie from The Edge Coaching to crash the “Guilt Wheel”.  I determined that the main source of my guilt was when I was blogging instead of spending time with my children.  I realised that the reason this was […]

{Test Results} Morning routine gets us out the door on time!

These test results follow on from: {Crash Test} How to get out the door in the morning {Crash Challenge} Morning routine for the kids Test Results We started the Crash Challenge with the whiteboard idea submitted by Crash Test Mandy on our Crash Test Mummies Facebook page.  I used the whiteboard on the back of […]

{Crash Challenge} – Morning routines for kids

Last week I gave you an insight into our mornings.  They are chaotic to say the least.  After putting a call out to my lovely Facebook mummies I’ve received some great tips on morning routines that will help us get out the door on time.  I’ve also cruised around the internet and found some other […]