Family, Holidays, Kids, Lifestyle, Parenting, School

To holiday or not to holiday?

As we head into the first school holidays for 2019, I like many wanted to take advantage of the few public holidays and secure myself a big break for little annual leave days.  With Easter and Anzac Day both so close together, we actually can have 10 days off only taking three days annual leave… Continue reading To holiday or not to holiday?

Career, Family, Holidays, Kids, Lifestyle, Parenting, School

It is too much for working parents!

The first term of school is officially over this week and all parents need a big pat on the back for surviving!  But the first term is hard, especially if it is your first child and you are starting with limited experience. My youngest has started this year, and the transition to prep has been… Continue reading It is too much for working parents!

Career, Holidays, Kids, School

School Holiday Juggle

In Australia, if you are working full time you accumulate four weeks of annual leave per year.  If you have a partner and they also work full time they also accumulate four weeks of annual leave per year. If you don’t take any holidays together that equals eight weeks of annual leave per year. If… Continue reading School Holiday Juggle