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    

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

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

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Ditch the addiction!

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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 …

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Family storytime tomorrow – try it!

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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 …

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NO Maccas for the month of August 2011

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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. …

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Happy New Year 2010

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Happy New Year! Like millions of families around the world, last night we celebrated the new year, 2010!  Is it Two Thousand and Ten or Twenty-Ten?  We had a fantastic time with two families very close to us!  Although, our …

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What does a Dad of 6 get for Fathers Day?

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Jocks , socks, mini cookbook, t-shirt, mug, gardening gloves, stress ball, “I LOVE MY DAD” homemade book, a homemade tie, a card from the ‘girls’ & a card from the ‘boys’, pancakes with blueberries IN BED, coffee (‘white with one’), …

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Lachlan turns 9

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Our ‘little boy’ has just turned 9!  That’s right! L2 celebrated his 9th birthday today in a very busy and stylish fashion! The day started with the traditional unveiling and giving of birthday presents in Mum & Dad’s room.  L2 …

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Too Cute

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  Just had to share this photo.  This is K5 & K6.  Every night our routine is to cuddle our resident ‘live teddy bear’. Too cute! 1 Response to “Too cute!” Brenda Says: May 19th, 2009 at 10:28 pmawww…too cute…love it …

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Bribery is a beautiful thing

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Today was spent with the whole family in ‘domesticated bliss’.  I decided it was time to work as a family and clean the bedrooms TOGETHER as a family, and today was also declared a ‘NO Nintendo DS or computer technology day’. So it …

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