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An open letter to my mum in anticipation of Mother’s Day

I am not an emotionally demonstrative person. For me personally, it is much easier to show someone how I feel through my actions as opposed to my words. However, if anyone deserves a public display of affection, it's my mum. So I will attempt to put into words what I know I could never articulate… Continue reading An open letter to my mum in anticipation of Mother’s Day

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A Day in the Life of a Single Mum

If you are a parent then you know how rewarding and amazing an experience it is. You will also know how difficult it can be purely based on logistics and the admin of having someone depending on you for everything. By everything I mean meals, clothing, butt-wiping, transport, water, snacks, did I mention butt-wiping?, entertainment,… Continue reading A Day in the Life of a Single Mum

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Be careful! You’ll fall!

I don't know about you but I say this a lot! At least 5-10 times a day. My eldest loves to pirouette and jump and dance like a jellyfish but her balance isn't the best and she often falls hence The Warning. But I hate it. Here's why... By saying 'Be Careful! You WILL fall!'… Continue reading Be careful! You’ll fall!

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A Day in the Life of a Stay at Home Mum

I am so stoked about this new feature! It is a five part series featuring a snapshot into the lives of 5 mums with very different parenting lives. First up is a Stay at Home Mum and who better to give you a glimpse into this (far from)glamourous life than ME!!! Here's an average day… Continue reading A Day in the Life of a Stay at Home Mum

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Thursday’s Top 10 – My least useful baby products

I will preface this by saying that the items below are based on my own experience from my firstborn. I'm sure there are Mums who will swear by some of them and if it worked for you - lucky you!!! 😊 Here's the list in no particular order: Baby bath seatWe actually had two bath… Continue reading Thursday’s Top 10 – My least useful baby products

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Thursday’s Top 10 – My most useful baby products

Babies come with a LOT of stuff. It's unavoidable. You will get gifts from people, freebies from companies at expos, hand me downs from friends and family and not to mention all the things that you think you will need. This is more the case with a first child because by the second time around… Continue reading Thursday’s Top 10 – My most useful baby products

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2018 Goals (The long version)

I am a terrible goal setter. Mostly because my memory sucks and I forget where I wrote them down 😂 So I'm going to leave this list right here for me to come back and assess my progress during the year. #1 - Drop a dress size<<< s may not seem like a lot to… Continue reading 2018 Goals (The long version)

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Re-defining ‘Home’

As a kid growing up, my home was always my safe haven. I was perfectly happy to head straight there on the last day of school instead of going to the movies or hanging out at a friends place. My bedroom was my happy place, with it's cheery sunflower yellow walls and navy blue curtains.… Continue reading Re-defining ‘Home’

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The commercialism of Christmas and why I revel in it! 

I ❤ Christmas. I did as a kid, then went through a stage of teenage indifference, loved it again as an adult and now that I have my own kids I SUPERLOVE it! I know that Christmas is about Jesus. I get that. But the tree, decorations and gifts have nothing to do with Christianity… Continue reading The commercialism of Christmas and why I revel in it!