Family stuff

Hurricanes or Chiefs?

Hurricanes or Chiefs?

Changes are afoot in the Oh Waily household.  Big changes. We are no longer going to be Wellingtonians, or Lower Huttians for that matter.  This time next week will see us packing up and heading north.  After a seven hour or so car journey we […]

The weather strikes again…

The weather strikes again…

Why, yes we are Mr Dog, thanks for asking. Well so far Miss Oh is.  She woke up this morning sniffling and with a sore tummy which has developed into a full scale cold. I suspect it won’t be long before the rest of us […]

Life skills for kids – a timely reminder

Over at my personal blog I’ve talked about starting out on the KonMari method of decluttering and organisation.  Interestingly enough I started this morning off by thinking about moving through the untouched bookshelves today.  The Universe clearly approves as when I sat down with my […]

Family Meetings

Family Meetings

Over this past Christmas and New Year I spent some of my quiet time reading Positive Discipline by Jane Nelsen. I was looking for more ideas on how to positively interact with the small Oh Wailys. I found a few new ideas and met some old favourites. While […]

Motivation

Motivation

I love this photograph of Miss Oh Waily that I took on our visit to Tikitapu, just outside of Rotorua.I also happen to love the quote from Lao Tzu.  What could be better than combining the two?This is now my desktop wallpaper.  Every time I […]

5 Years Ago Today

5 Years Ago Today

Happy Birthday The smallest Oh Waily turns 5 years old today. It’s seems just like yesterday that you joined our crazy, mad family. We love you all the way to the moon and back, or perhaps nowadays all the way to Ninjago and back.