Date night with Mum…

I sometimes feel that in the madness of life, and also with the little bit of extra input her brother needs, that my tweenager occasionally feels a bit left out, or neglected. She’s generally quite easy going (well, except when those tweenage hormones flare, but we are learning to cope with those) and we have […]

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10 things motherhood has taught me…

Motherhood. The only job in the world that you land in with no experience, pay, no holidays or days off, and sometimes it feels like the only time you get feedback, is when people feel you aren’t doing a good job. This post is sharing 1o things that motherhood has taught me.  Before you have […]

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Helping Your Kids Prepare for the Future

*this is a collaborative post* Image by Juraj Varga Helping Your Kids Prepare for the Future is every parents goal, or should be, but how do you do that? Careers That Encourage Creativity It is certainly no secret that we all want our children to grow up better than we did. We want them to go to […]

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The guilt still remains…

If you follow us on social media at all you would have seen these posts from this past weekend where I shared about how my small boy was struggling with an ear infection then a perforated ear drum.  It was not a fun thing to watch him in so much pain, knowing there was very […]

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I love the school holidays but…

I love the school holidays, but I really struggle with the squabbling and bickering. Before I continue, with this post, please don’t get me wrong, I adore my children, and I do love having them at home, but… Oh, the squabbling. The bickering, the tale telling. The sulking, the arguments, the not sharing, the oversharing… […]

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