If Only They'd Told Me Podcast (home life)

Ever wonder what it's like for an 'at home dad'? This week you can get a sneak peek into the life of an at home dad. Nat chats with Geoff Pitts about bringing up the boys, his role-model dad and play date etiquette.

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Direct download: 73_Stay_at_home_Dad.mp3
Category:Home Life -- posted at: 8:08pm +12

Nat co-hosts this episode with her husband (and father-of-three) Matt. They discuss the key to house guest etiquette being: Giving everyone what they need. To do this, you need to consider;

  • length and location of their stay
  • your existing relationship
  • routine
  • purpose of visit, and 
  • overall expectation management.

It also helps to 'over-communicate' about activities and routines. 

Blog: http://www.ifonlytheytoldme.com/how-to-host-house-guests-and-keep-everyone-happy/

Related Podcasts:  9 Day Fortnight, Best Intentions, Getting on with the In-laws and Grandparents

Direct download: 38_House_Guest_Etiquette.mp3
Category:Home Life -- posted at: 10:38pm +12

Interview with organisation and style consultant, Clara Rollinson. Clara shares some of her thoughts about how to get Nat's home tidy. Is there hope for Nat, or is she just born messy?

Clara's top tips include:

  • Use the timer function on the washing machine
  • Keep play dates out of the bedroom
  • Use 'eco-friendly' products
  • De-clutter
  • What's wrong with stuffed toys?

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Direct download: 6_getting_tidy.mp3
Category:Home Life -- posted at: 11:11pm +12