I went Winter shopping for the boys this weekend. Taking Monster with me, we made it an outing experience. We compared jerseys to each other, commented on the colours and bought the ones he liked the most. Monster really enjoyed making decisions on his own items and seemed impressed with some of his new t-shirts… Continue reading To the Mom who Judged My Kid’s Clothes
I'll put it out there. I'm not good with finance. Never have been. I can safely admit that. However, having two kids to look after has forced me to evaluate the way I use my money each month. There was no more spending money on every left and right activity. It was time to switch… Continue reading Financial Fitness 2016: Budget
The first thing I can say about 2015 is that I never want a year like this ever again. Ever. Although there were one or two things to celebrate, there were a handful of things to frown upon. February: I started working in the industry I’ve always wanted to. I’m a content and copy writer,… Continue reading 2015 in Under 30min… and GO!
I've been back at work for over a month now. Yes, I was working from home while I was on Maternity Leave. So this is officially back at the office. How do I feel? To be honest - mixed feelings. To my defense, my opinion on it has been affected because of the 'working from… Continue reading Blog Series: SAHM vs SAHD – My Own
Yesterday after work, we stopped to buy Monster some pull-up nappies at one of the local stores. I decided to have a look at the prices of the nappies for Gremlin while I was on the premises. I still needed to stock up on some of the sizes, so working out a budget in my head… Continue reading Bad Mama: Struggle and Shame
Recently Byren & I have started talking about Baby nr. 2. Nothing planned or set in stone, just talking. Discussing when we'll start planning the next one, when the right time will be, finances, etc. With the looks of our financial situation, Baby nr. 2 won't be happening for another year, maybe even two. There… Continue reading Bad Mama: Adopting Love
Employment Problems: About three months ago, I was promised to be sent on a Bookkeeping Course & trained in Finances. With this course in place, I would have had no time for my own personal studies. I would have homework each night, have an evening class once a week, & have weekly tasks & assignments.… Continue reading Update on Lost Time