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My Fifo Family is celebrating 5 years of giving back to the community! Our yearly planners have an 82% company re-order rate and it is easy to understand why… Our health and wellness planner has been developed to help families stay better connected, provide a visual tool for youngsters to understand and adapt to the
Great for keeping the kids busy, these bonus colouring in activities are yours for free! Click on the images below to download a high quality PDF ready for printing and colouring.
Introducing the 2016 My Fifo Family Health and Wellness Planner In our debut video we explain the features of our latest planner and how it can help and enhance your Fifo Family life. You can watch the video below, we hope you enjoy it! Don’t forget to order yours today.
Australia’s favourite FIFO planner is back and packed full of new features – it really is the planner for EVERYONE! Our 2016 planner is all about looking after yourself. In our 2016 planner you will find: Monthly spots to write health and financial goals A new symbol sticker to show pay days A guide to
Did you know “My Boomerang Dad” was the first illustrated book for FIFO children in Australia? To date, profits from this book have gone to providing hundreds of children in remote communities access to free reading books. Something we are really proud of at My Fifo Family. Early introductions to books and a focus on
Make time to ask R U OK. In the frantic lifestyle that we have, it’s all too easy to become overwhelmed with worries that life throws our way. I can speak from my own experience that keeping concerns or worries to yourself can cause them to escalate and consume day to day life. As a
Each time I interact with, predominantly FIFO dads, whether on site, via email or in our funded workshops, it becomes more and more apparent that there is a need for employees to learn different ways to better connect with their family while on site. I see so many men open up about how they feel
Yes it’s almost that time again (May 10th) where we celebrate and appreciate all the beautiful mothers of the world by thanking them for all the wonderful things they do and teach. While most of us are happy with a cup of tea in bed, cuddle and a whispered I love you, it’s always nice
So here we are on the brink of a resources recession or already in it and we start to see the great divide rear its ugly head. Those that are just trying to get ahead and concerned about the way the industry is heading and those that seem to be hell bent on just putting
All entries are to be in by Midnight November 25th. All entries and any photographs will be featured on our website. The top 5 entries as decided by the MFF team will be put up on FB and people will be able to vote for their favourite blog. Blogs must be FIFO related and will
Deanne is a FIFO mum of two young children and has been living the lifestyle for 3 years. What is My Fifo Family? “My Fifo Family provides working away families and corporate companies with resources to help children and families better adapt to the working away lifestyle. We believe that becoming a working away family
Occasionally you find a special place that completely surpasses all your expectations, a place where it feels as though time stands still and all your day to day stresses just melt away – A place that ACTUALLY looks like it does on the website! Well my fellow Fifo Families we have found that place! Nestled
Deanne Hislop has been nominated for a People’s Choice Award in the WATODAY.com.au 2014 Entrepreneur & Innovators Awards in recognition for her dedication in the field of children’s resources and family support. From creating children’s calendar and books for her own children only 18 months ago, Deanne Hislop has created and grown My Fifo Family
Out of sheer respect for the amazing work the foundation does, 50 cents from every copy of “My Boomerang Dad” goes to supporting the Aboriginal Literacy Foundation. Why support the ALF “The Aboriginal Literacy Foundation (ALF) provides weekly one-on-one literacy tutoring to Indigenous children struggling to make literacy gains at school. We provide Indigenous Literacy
As part of our continual commitment to provide resources to families across Australia and New Zealand, My Fifo Family recently ran a Facebook competition allowing parents to nominate a school they felt would benefit from receiving a free copy of our children’s book “My Boomerang Dad”. My Fifo Family is not a Not for Profit
Mike Nicholas of Run Mouse Run cartoon studio – My Fifo Family’s talented illustrator of “My Boomerang Dad” – is holding a free cartoon workshop (ages 12 -17) and a cartoon panel discussion as part of the Kickstart Festival 2014 on Monday 14 April in William Street Northbridge. If your young aspiring artists are interested in
Miners’ Promise is a not for profit legacy-type organisation – we are there in your times of greatest need. However, we are much more. Miners’ Promise is there for ‘all seasons’ and the issues that arise in our lives … week in, week out. Our aim is to be, in a sense, a part of
Armoured with the following tips, make use of the Christmas Break to backup your irreplaceable family photos and data. You never think you will lose your files until it actually happens. If you haven’t experienced it first hand; you’ve certainly witnessed a friend going through it: That modern pain of total, irreparable data loss. It
With all the madness of Christmas it makes a big difference to have a few extra little tasks (especially the ones that are left to do at the end of the day) done for us. Children love responsibility and the my little elf helper jar is a great way for your kids to help around
As the Christmas break approaches, it’s that time of year for those lucky enough to have RnR and annual leave to get the chance to relax. Let’s face it most of the time if you have children in school or with busy social activities to attend, your usual RnR becomes a busy time which comes
Send a picture of your Fifo Family Christmas tree to firstname.lastname@example.org or post it on our facebook page to go into the draw to win a $50.00 Dusk gift voucher. Winner to be announced Dec 20th www.dusk.com.au
This is a great recipe that the kids can help with. Not only does it makes plenty, so there is more than enough to eat for afternoon tea and wrap as gifts, you can throw just about anything into it! I like to change it up a bit with oats, ground almond, sesame and hemp
There is real joy in giving to those less fortunate. Not only does it greatly benefit those in need, it can be a positive and personally rewarding experience for you and your family. But where do you start? Well here are my 7 steps to giving this Christmas. 1. Do a little research and create
My Fifo Family is teaming up with City of Wanneroo and Ngala to present a series of Parenting Workshops focusing on Fifo Families. For more information and bookings contact Ngala on 3968 9368. Don’t miss out on these helpful & informative sessions! Click here to download the flyer.
My Fifo Family has made this website with you in mind. We have strived to make it simple to use, fun and informative. You can easily order new products, subscribe to get updates on new products, check out our resources for Fifo Families and find contact details to get in touch. We welcome feedback and
My Fifo Family recently featured in an article in the West Australian newspaper. When Deanne Hislop’s young son Jai began clinging on to his father Paul’s leg whenever he tried to leave the house – fearing he would be gone for an unimaginable length of time – she knew she had to make him understand.
My Fifo Family featured on Today Tonight on 21st Dec 2013 featuring our special on our fifo calendars for kids!! In case you missed it I will post it shortly. Let me know your thoughts.