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Currently: October 2019


Good morning, lovely people! We're in the last three months of the year, only 84 days left until Christmas! Last month I passed by a shop with a couple of Christmas banners and it confused the hell out of me as I thought I was living in the wrong month, and somehow skipped a few… Continue reading Currently: October 2019

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Reasons you should use a moving company for your next move


Disclaimer: This isn't a sponsored post. All opinions are my own based on personal experience. During the almost 10 years that Hubby Byren and I have been together, we have moved five times. It's not much compared to some friends I have, that have moved twice as much in the same period of time. Yet… Continue reading Reasons you should use a moving company for your next move

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The First Night Box: The What, Why and When + A free printable checklist


As I've mentioned before, we recently moved to a new home. It was kind of a spur of the moment decision. We were planning on moving sometime this year but there was no set month in which we were going to. Then we found this place and it was like, "That's the one!" And then… Continue reading The First Night Box: The What, Why and When + A free printable checklist

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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

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We’re Not Meant to Live a Mediocre Life


Why do we often find ourselves settling for mediocre? Is it because we don’t believe there is anything better than we receive? Or do we believe we’re not worthy of more? I’ve been reflecting back on the last five years of our lives. Thinking back to situations where we just settled for what was given… Continue reading We’re Not Meant to Live a Mediocre Life

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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