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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

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Things I’ve Learned in Five Years of Marriage


Hubby Byren and I recently celebrated our five year anniversary with a romantic night away, from well, everything. In light of the celebration, I got to thinking how far we have come in this time (although we’ve been together for seven years in total). It’s been nothing short of a rollercoaster ride, I kid you…… Continue reading Things I’ve Learned in Five Years of Marriage

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Things that Change When You have Two Kids


When our Monster was born, I could also feel the changes that a new baby brought into our lives. Gone were the spontaneous outings, the sleeping in weekends, the going out till morning hours.At the end of the day, besides all the things we gave up, I felt like I had a good handle on…… Continue reading Things that Change When You have Two Kids

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Secret Sunset | The Place You Need to Be


I’m sure everyone by now must have heard about the Secret Sunrise and Secret Sunset events. If you haven’t, you’re definitely living under a rock… And it’s time to dance your way out from under it. I first noticed the event happening in Cape Town and I could feel my heart sink into my shoes…… Continue reading Secret Sunset | The Place You Need to Be

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Insight from Moms |Therese Potgieter Van Rooyen


Name: Therese Potgieter Van Rooyen Age: 31 Child Age: 14 and 2-year- old 1. Are you staying at home because of someone else’s pressure? No 2. What was something about being a stay at home mom that surprised you? How underappreciated one can feel. 3. What is the hardest part? Hearing other Moms say how relaxing…… Continue reading Insight from Moms |Therese Potgieter Van Rooyen