As parents, we’ve all been there and we’ve all said it, that seminal line, spoken moments after your child’s birthday party has ended, “NEVER again”. And yet…in our infinite wisdom and another year wiser, we cleverly decide to hold our darling child’s party at a kids play centre or the like only to discover, too late, that
Last year you asked what do teachers really really want and this year we have the answers for you. GroupTogether conducted research to find out those gifts teachers would love to receive and those that they’d rather not.
Not surprisingly, all the teachers responded that their preferred gift is one that every parent can afford, the personal note. They LOVE hand
It’s like jumping out of the plane and hoping you’ll build the parachute before hitting the ground.
We thought we’d build this website app and then set it free. D’oh! 3 years later we’re still huffing and puffing every day to push it closer to the vision we originally had. More product development, more marketing, more
GroupTogether Life Hacks
Kiss Ironing goodbye
A good friend of mine, recently wrote me a poem about how a life hack that I had passed along, had changed his life. Aside from making my day, I realised that this hack is one of those gems that can really make a difference. The only things you need, a
Our favourite blogs to write are those that deal with the social impact that businesses are making in our community. But the task becomes even more special when you’re friends with the founders. Such is the case with the dynamic duo behind the charity Kids Giving Back, Ruth Tofler-Riesel and Carole Schlessinger.
Aside from the fact that we
The etiquette of gift giving; a blog by Julie & Ali
Welcome to our second blog on gift-giving dilemmas. Since we launched GroupTogether.com, we’ve been inundated by questions about the etiquette surrounding gift-giving events. Since so many people ask the same questions, we decided to share their questions and our responses.
Dilemma #2: I need to send ‘thank you’ notes, but the
Sometimes, you just need a helping hand. What with juggling 24744859595 billion things, it can actually be nice to use technology to help you out. These are some of our favourite tricks, tips and apps to get you through it. We hope you find them as useful as we have!
Cook twice as much, half as
Welcome to our ever expanding list of favourite quotes. We’ve tried pinning and posting but they always seem to get lost in the ether. Instead, we are putting them in a place we can always find them.
We are not purists by any means, touching, funny, irreverent – we love them all. So please enjoy and
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FOR TIPS, TRICKS & LIFE HACKS
As part of GroupTogether’s initiative to showcase the best tips, tricks and life hacks to help you organise your life, we bring you Tips For The Busy Mum.
Having successfully navigated baby, toddler and primary school challenges that life throws at you (you know the ones:
As part of GroupTogether’s initiative to showcase the best apps to help you organise your life, we bring you reword.it.
“Once an insult is read, the damage is done.” – Headspace 2015
How’s this for a scary statistic? Over 450,000 Australian children were victims of cyber bullying in 2015 (The National Children’s and Youth Law Centre) and 78% of young