Finally we are all fully back to “work-mode” and school runs has resumed. How has it been Mums? The year 2017 is already spewing with promises and surprises speaking of which while watching the inauguration of Donald Trump yesterday, I couldn’t help but feel nostalgic about the Obama’s. Perhaps the coolest parents that ever graced the White House, they were indeed a role model in raising teenage girls and managing the pressure of the most demanding job in the world.
Speaking of role model parenting, have you made your family oriented new year resolutions yet? What has that got to do with parenting I hear you say! Everything mum everything, when you put your effort into meaningful goals that will benefit your household, you can have a profound effect on family relationships, organization and teamwork in the year ahead. Now check out the post 5 important resolutions parents must make in 2017 to get you started.
While many families are still adjusting to the cash crunch in Nigeria, we’ve decided to help out in our own way giving you tips and advice on how to manage your resources and gain financial freedom. When it comes to family expenses, money seems to go out faster than it comes in. But, with some careful planning, you can stretch your money further that’s why this week we looked at 7 money saving tips for your family in 2017.
Variety they say is the spice of life, that’s why I always ask parents, where is the fun if you cant try new things. For all the adventurous mums feeling yumtuous, check out our deliciously rare recipe of The Gizpotatododo! The name is a mouthful and so is the meal. Great for kids and adults at anytime of the day
Finally, the week is not complete without some fun things to do with the kids. Despite the reality of things, we can still have a good time as a family without breaking the bank. You should read our list of budget friendly fun things to do with the family this weekend.
And that wraps it up for us this week. Be sure to spend quality time with each child and don’t forget shopping with a list. Have a great weekend mums!