TeamStein Mummy

Hi I'm Charlotte, a Yorkshire Mummy of 4 Children ranging from teens to littles. I'm very passionate about sharing our outnumbered family life through our love of exploring the outdoors, learning through play activities and my desire for an organised and homely lifestyle. I love nothing more than a cup of coffee whilst planning our next adventure, seasonal activity or home and lifestyle project.

Easy Indoor Activities for Preschoolers at Home

February 8, 2020

Easy Indoor Activities for preschoolers at home. These 5 activities promote open ended and independent play for your toddler or preschooler at home.…

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Sweet Puff Pastry Recipe – Heart shaped Palmiers

February 7, 2020

I love cooking and baking for celebrations around the year, any excuse to bring more fun to the table and I’m there!  So with Valentine’s Day in a weeks time, I have been practicing making some easy sweet puff pastry recipes to dish out to all the family.  They are that easy I have baked a batch for our Scout group for their camp weekend.…

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Jam Thumbprint Cookies Recipe for Valentines Day

We love a basic biscuit recipe in this house, my kids just like my husband are biscuit obsessed!  So it’s always good to find biscuit recipes that are simple to make and thus avoid me buying biscuits from the supermarket which are invariably wrapped in plastic.  these biscuits are for treat time and mine love them after school or nursery with a glass of milk.…

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Family life with Living Arrows 5/52

February 3, 2020

“You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth”. Kahlil Gibran. Family life has gone by quickly again this week.  Florence and I have done soft play twice, as we got a pass for the Winter months. It’s not my favourite activity but it certainly provides me with a bit of adult interaction and coffee whilst she gets to play…

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Healthy One Pot Meals

January 30, 2020

Healthy One Pot Meals This month I have been reaching for our slow cooker or casserole dish and creating very simple family meals.  My favourite meals at the moment are ones that are what I call healthy one pot meals.  Dishes that I can make up that are quick and warming with added veggies in for the family to stay healthy in the midst of…

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5 Winter Outdoor Activities to do with your kids

January 29, 2020

For any regular readers of my blog it won’t come as a surprise that we just love being outdoors.  Having a large family life can be hectic and so we all need somewhere to let off steam and reset for a good balance of school, work and family life.  We find being outdoors helps our family life function better in terms of  health, sleep, bonding…

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