pregnancy

Ways to Include Your Hubby in Your Pregnancy


With all the attention during pregnancy on the mama-to-be and the baby, I don’t think we realise how quickly and how easily we forget about the dad-to-be and his involvement in the pregnancy. Sure, no ones likely going to ask dad how he’s taking in the pregnancy, what baby products he’s thinking of buying and…… Continue reading Ways to Include Your Hubby in Your Pregnancy

Homeschool

What I’ve learned in our first year of homeschooling


So we’ve been homeschooling for a little over a year now and it’s been quite a journey. A journey that has left me thinking, “what am I doing, why am I doing this?” a few times. It has been tough and magnificent at the same time. I love that I can spend all this time…… Continue reading What I’ve learned in our first year of homeschooling

Random Thoughts

Hello, third trimester! Weight, sniffles and reality.


Whoa!! I’m officially in the third trimester of my pregnancy, and honestly, I’m indirectly freaking out a little. Or a lot.. Depending on where my thoughts take me in the moment. I cannot believe that we’re almost at the end already and we’ll soon be meeting Cay, and it’s really exciting! Having a baby in…… Continue reading Hello, third trimester! Weight, sniffles and reality.

parenting

Preparing young kids for their first plane ride


So in October, the kids and I headed off to Cape Town for two weeks to visit my in-laws. We were all super excited about the trip; all the sight seeing as well as the kids getting to spend some time with their grandparents whom they hadn’t seen for a couple of months. Our flight…… Continue reading Preparing young kids for their first plane ride

Relationships and Marriage

Things I Want My Sons to See in Our Marriage


I want my sons to have good marriages one day. I want them to find someone they can share the rest of their lives with… Loving their wives and being loved in return, caring for each other and building such a strong bond that nothing can shake it. Up until a few months ago, I…… Continue reading Things I Want My Sons to See in Our Marriage