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December 16, 2018

A Woman’s Work…

It is hard to be everything to everyone; a good mother, a good wife, friend, daughter, employee etc. We all try but sometimes we fold under […]
December 13, 2018

Things That Make You Go Ewww!…Because Parenting Is Gross

They’ll chew on gum they find stuck to the underbelly of the slide in the park, they’ll pocket insects, they’ll hide hairy grapes and pieces of […]
December 12, 2018

Living With… Long Hairs Eveywhere!

Surely I’m not the only one who has gone into Penny’s and bought a job lot of hair elastics? I recently bought a pack of 100 […]
December 10, 2018

Calling Time On… Giving Sweets Without Permission

My son came home recently showcasing a lollipop wrapper… I am not a fan of lollies. At all. Confused, I queried my husband, where was our […]
December 9, 2018

Will My Toddler Ever Sleep?

Our little girl Leah is a pure live wire. At two and a half she’s full of fun and mischief. Has more energy than the Energiser […]
January 8, 2018
December 8, 2018

A Mama’s Love Affair With 95% Cotton, 5% Elastane

You know what tickles what is left of my 35 year old funny bone? Fashion tips for busy moms on morning TV shows. There they are. The […]
December 5, 2018

Living With… Mixed Feelings Towards Christmas

Christmas is coming and I’m not sure how I feel about it My father in law passed away earlier this year. More about that here. So, […]
December 4, 2018

Removing My Masquerade Mask

I believe the glass is always half full There is always something positive to focus on I live by the motto; ‘after a storm always comes […]