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.

How to make Homemade Play Dough

June 6, 2017

 Over the last 12 years I have tried many play dough recipes and found two that have become my firm favourites.  Working in early years, play dough has been a favourite activity of many of my mindees as well as my own children.  It’s so simple and easy to knock up a batch or two and then pop them into an airtight container to re-use…

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Age Gap Parenting- slow parenting approach

June 2, 2017

  With four children spanning an age range from baby to 11 years old we have faced different stages of challenges, levels of independence, ways of entertaining and parental joys.…

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Being a Dad – It’s a work in progress.

June 1, 2017

I’ve heard people say “oh there’s no manual for being a parent”,…

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May 29, 2017

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The Weekend Dad.

May 28, 2017

I’m a weekend dad. Not through choice, it’s a work thing.…

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Bunkhouse Break in the Lakes – Airbnb family adventure 

May 24, 2017

As Dougie’s Birthday approached and lots of requests from him and Finlay to escape and climb a mountain, I started to plot a plan to celebrate as a family and combine a walking break for him! I decided to look at budget family breaks in the Lakes.…

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