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July 21, 2017
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Her Own Room, So Soon?

I’ve finally done it! I’ve put my big girl pants on and moved my lovely little lady into her own room. I won’t lie – there were a few tears, a sizeable amount of separation anxiety and a few sleepless nights (you’ve guessed it, they were all mine). Ok ok, […]
July 20, 2017
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The Power Of Positive Thinking For Kids

I think nowadays, more than ever before, we are all striving to achieve that healthy life balance. We all want to be happy, positive people. So many books have been written on becoming more stress free and happy. There are retreats we can go on and seminars to attend, workshops […]
July 20, 2017
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Calling Bullshit On…Finding Balance

On the never-ending quest to find balance as a mother, I have to admit, I am completely and utterly lost. No matter how many ways I’ve tried cutting it, I’m consistently cutting one area of my life short. The way I see it, I can either choose to have a […]
July 17, 2017
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Husband, If Your Day Ran Like Mine…

I often wish I could prank my husband, in an educational kinda way, to show him just how my day normally runs. It’s one thing to talk (moan) about it when he gets home, but you just can’t beat the real thing for impact. But lacking the resources, time, energy, […]
July 16, 2017
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She Did It For Us

Remember the dream when they come back to us? When I heard that, it took my breath away. Because I do, I so clearly remember the dream when they come back to us. Because I have had it, recurring, for 28 years. It is the one when they tell me […]
July 16, 2017
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Someone PLEASE Get Rid Of ‘Verified By Visa’

Passwords and PIN numbers, they’re everywhere. There is no getting away from them. Your computer, your social media accounts, your email, your banking PIN number, your house alarm, your membership to anything in the electronic and virtual worlds. ‘Never use the same password twice’, the experts advise us. ‘Use a […]

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