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.

Easter lockdown -Living Arrows 15/52

April 13, 2020

“You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth”. Kahlil Gibran. We have been trying to make Easter lockdown seem normal and fun for the kids this week. I think they’re dealing with all of this far better than us grown-ups. I was fortunate enough to buy in some Easter eggs and arts & crafts a few weeks ago. I’m…

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Lockdown Party Ideas for Kids

April 7, 2020

We have just celebrated our son’s birthday during lockdown / social distancing. Celebrating it as a family of 6 we did all his favourite things so he could enjoy the day. I’d like to share some of my lockdown party ideas for kids in the hope we can help make birthdays special during this strange time. Create a Party Room Have a room in the…

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Living Arrows 14/52

April 6, 2020

“You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth”. Kahlil Gibran Again another week where the focus has been about homeschooling the children. I’m finding lockdown creates plenty of opportunities to take photos of the children and learn even more about their personalities. I have somehow managed to sneak some time in with each of the children this week. With…

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Tiger Who Came to Tea Party Ideas

April 2, 2020

Our 3 year old is obsessed with all things Tiger since the book by Judith Kerr was made into a film last Christmas. I was delighted to find a tiger onesie in a local charity shop in great condition. This led to her idea that she would like to throw a Tiger Who Came to Tea party at home. To extend the idea further we…

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Family Life with Living Arrows 13/52

April 1, 2020

Family life this week saw Finlay turn 14 with a lockdown party that he assured us, he really did enjoy! The week has also been centred around adjusting to home school. Dougie is in work, as he’s a key worker, so that has mean’t my role, like most has shifted to include home educator. I have found home learning fun, emotional, exhausting and interesting all…

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Family Life Living Arrows 12/52

March 26, 2020

“You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth”. Kahlil Gibran. What a whirlwind week it’s been here in the UK. Family life has been faced with adjusting to a new normal. We managed to have a healthy household this week so we were relieved to hear that the schools were to close on Friday. I found it emotional at…

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