Toothbrush identification

http://largefamiliesaustralia.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/toothbrush.jpg

Toothbrush identification – say ‘I’ if this is an issue for your family? It’s difficult enough to get your children to clean their teeth morning and night, let alone efficiently organise the family toothbrushes.  In my experience the younger children …

Posted in Large Family Life, Organisation | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Australia’s Largest Family – The Bonell Family

The Bonell Family as featured on Channel 7 Sunrise this morning. Watch the article here Join their Facebook page here    

Posted in In the Media - Articles, Large Family Life, Living | Leave a comment

Why three is the most stressful number of children to have – BUT mothers of four are MORE relaxed

http://largefamiliesaustralia.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/3kids-300x251.jpg

Margot Peppers at Mail Online writes Why three is the most stressful number of children to have – BUT mothers of four are MORE relaxed

Posted in In the Media - Articles, Large Family Life, Living | Leave a comment

It’s always worth questioning your bills

http://largefamiliesaustralia.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/image1.jpg

I have a $79 cap plan with a phone company for my mobile phone which I have maintained within those limits for many months. Last month I got a whopping bill for over $700 for 1 months usage!!!!  Arrrrrrrgh!  How …

Posted in Everyday savings, Save | Leave a comment

Ditch the addiction!

http://largefamiliesaustralia.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/image-300x300.jpg

OK, so it’s going to take more than 24 hours to ditch an addiction but we’ve all got to trial it and start somewhere, so tomorrow I’m ditching my Diet Coke addiction. NO DIET COKE for 24 hours (all day …

Posted in Health, Living | Leave a comment

Family storytime tomorrow – try it!

http://largefamiliesaustralia.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/image2-300x300.jpg

Are you up for the challenge? TOMORROW it’s family storytime. Allow each of the children to choose one story each and read aloud for ‘Family Storytime’ Older children might want to reminisce about their childhood favourites or choose out a …

Posted in Holiday Fun, Large Family Life, Living, Play | Leave a comment

Yogi Bear Movie

http://largefamiliesaustralia.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/yogi-bear-movie-poster-197x300.gif

Yogi Bear Movie RATED G The Yogi Bear Movie is a delightful childrens movie with lovable strong characters and a wholesome message.  Yogi Bear was faithful to the original cartoon with Yogi and Boo Boo and even Ranger Smith depicted …

Posted in Movie Reviews | Leave a comment

Charlie Weatherburn and the Flying Machine

http://largefamiliesaustralia.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/charlieweatherburnbig-295x300.jpg

Charlie Weatherburn is a delightful story written & illustrated by an extremely talented author, Matthew Magain. Charlie Weatherburn is an ordinary man who wants to do extraordinary things by making a flying machine using his powerful mathematician skills. With Reginald …

Posted in Book Reviews | Leave a comment

NO Maccas for the month of August 2011

http://largefamiliesaustralia.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/image3.jpg

It’s time to change!  I have just declared AUGUST 2011 ‘No Maccas Month’.  The children are aware and we’ve made a deal. THE DEAL NO McDonalds for the month of August, starting 12am August 1st and ending 12pm August 31st. …

Posted in Eat, Health, Living | Leave a comment

Large Families Australia UNITE / Family Value (The week in review 4th – 10th July 2011)

http://largefamiliesaustralia.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/image4-300x150.jpg

We have so much going on at our Facebook [Family Value & Large Families] and Twitter [Family Value & Large Families] pages and we realise not all our readers are a member of these 2 social networking avenues, nor do we …

Posted in Community, Week in Review | Leave a comment