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Things I’d trade for a couple of hours of sleep


Life as a mama comes with its challenges, and one of the biggest ones I’ve had to face is the lack of sleep. You’d think that over the years I’d be used to the couple of hours I get each night to sleep. There have been a few nights that I can remember that I…… Continue reading Things I’d trade for a couple of hours of sleep

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10 Signs Your Kid is Ready to Potty Train


No one ever said that parenting would be easy. And no one said that potty training would be fun. It’s messy, it’s stinky and it comes with a lot of laundry. If there’s one thing that I’ve ever dreaded, it’s potty training! I mean, you’re excited to stop buying nappies but not so much excited…… Continue reading 10 Signs Your Kid is Ready to Potty Train

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Having Kids Means Having a Messy House


If you ever walk into my house, you won’t find a perfect picture. You’ll walk into a scene filled with toys lying all over the living room floor, some spillage stains on the tiles, laundry baskets full of folded up clothes under the stairs, our homeschool activities lying all over the kitchen table and a…… Continue reading Having Kids Means Having a Messy House

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New Years Resolutions I Wish My Kids Would Make


I used to make New Year’s Resolutions… Up until the point that I realised that I was wasting paper and ink writing things down that I was never getting around to doing. Sounds familiar, right? So I made resolutions at the end of 2015 for 2016… And I don’t even remember what I had jotted…… Continue reading New Years Resolutions I Wish My Kids Would Make

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{Christmas Giveaway} Minions Toiletries Bag


Whenever I pack an overnight bag for the boys to go visit their granny, I always end up using one of my (girly) bags to pack in their toiletries. Which they may not understand and really care about, but I would love for them to having something of their own. So when we received a…… Continue reading {Christmas Giveaway} Minions Toiletries Bag

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10 Awesome Stay-at-Home Date Night Ideas {Part Three}


Before kids, it was easy getting around to having date nights. You didn’t even need to plan it each time, just decide on the spot and off you were. Ah, the spontaneous days..{Remember those?… Me neither.} Add kids to the equation: there is no time, everyone is tired, overload of chores waiting for you every…… Continue reading 10 Awesome Stay-at-Home Date Night Ideas {Part Three}