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Fit like Mummy

Natasha (Also known as Fit like Mummy on Instagram) is one of those mums who seem to live 30 hour days. She works full time in the aviation industry, runs at least one 5km race a week, plans interesting family excursions (regularly!), motivates her kids to excel at their talents and does some crazy Pinterest mum stuff.… Continue reading Fit like Mummy

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Under construction

Not too long ago I wrote a post about how desperately I needed a physical makeover. I may be a Stay At Home Mum but I am really tired of looking like the clichè. If you know me personally you know that I like to be organised and have a plan of attack. Since time is… Continue reading Under construction

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Does anyone have a time machine I could borrow?

I have had the shittiest five days. Actually, make that ten days. Let me explain.  Our 'family-time week' was taken over by grocery shopping, blog interviews, school drop offs and pick ups, hellish traffic in Fourways (wtf!!a 10 min drive took an hour!!) and car shopping every damn day. Poor J went from dealership to… Continue reading Does anyone have a time machine I could borrow?

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The unnecessary shame of bedwetting

Is your child a bedwetter? Were you? Do you feel embarassed to answer these questions? Embarassed to even be asked? I would have...before I attended the Drynites event. I went expecting a pleasant morning out and a distraction from my usual day to day but I actually left with a change in mindset. I don't know a… Continue reading The unnecessary shame of bedwetting

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What I eat now?

Omg. I hear this from my toddler every half an hour. This is not an exaggeration. She will eat a banana for breakfast and as soon as she chews the last bite I hear "what I eat now?" Or ten minutes after we eat lunch. Or two minutes after I give her a snack! What… Continue reading What I eat now?

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The mirror never lies…

...but it also doesn't tell the full story. I was getting ready to have a shower earlier today and I looked in the mirror just before getting in. I still get a shock to see my gigantic tummy that looks like its been stuck onto me. Then I took a moment to really look.  I… Continue reading The mirror never lies…

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Say whaaaaaaaaaat!

How cool is this! I'v been nominated for a Liebster Award by Jenny, writer of a really cool blog that you can check out by clicking on her name. Thank you! She is new to the blogosphere but her posts are entertaining and if you're in the States you should definitely follow her (not literally please, that's… Continue reading Say whaaaaaaaaaat!

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No sugar – Week 2

   I wouldn't say Week 1 was an epic fail...but I definitely didn't stick to the no added sugar rule 🙈 Mon - small slice of cake Tues - small ice cream cone Wed - small ice cream cone Thurs - good day Fri - good day Sat - half a large mint choc slab… Continue reading No sugar – Week 2

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Attempt #56 of No Sugar…I feel good about this one

   We had one of our friends over this weekend and she has inspired me to once again cut added sugar from my diet. Not only has she lost 15kg and looks amazing, more importantly she looks happy and energetic. Actually, you should check out her blog at http://www.crazyrio.wordpress.com I dropped the ball when I… Continue reading Attempt #56 of No Sugar…I feel good about this one