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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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Currently: September 2019


Hello everyone, and hello Spring! I can't tell you how excited I am for warmer days and nights. Ironically, I was born in a country with cold Winters but I'm not built for cold weather at all. It makes me miserable to constantly feel a chill no matter how many layers of clothing I put… Continue reading Currently: September 2019

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What I packed for our three day trip with the kids


So remember in September we had that sudden trip we took to Howick to attend Hubby Byren's late grandfather's funeral service. We originally planned on driving there but because we would only be staying for a few days, driving down would result in us all spending more time in the car than at our destination… Continue reading What I packed for our three day trip with the kids

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Flying with a baby: how to prepare


Last week we made a last-minute decision to take a flight to our destination instead of taking the road trip route. Hubby Byren's granddad passed away unexpectedly and we flew down to Durban (en route to Howick) to attend the service. We received the devastating news on Tuesday and booked our flights for Thursday. A… Continue reading Flying with a baby: how to prepare

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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