family, kids, marriage, motherhood, Parenting, SAHM, sarcasm, Stay-at-home-mom

Top 5 Questions all Parents want Answers to … or do we? 

As parents we often complain about how inquisitive our kids are. If you try to tell me that the "But why mom?" doesn't get to you, you're a liar! It gets to all of us! But there are some questions us as parents ask every day, which, in my opinion, must be rhetorical because the… Continue reading Top 5 Questions all Parents want Answers to … or do we? 

africa, family, Holiday, kids, marriage, motherhood, Parenting, SAHM, sarcasm, south africa, Stay-at-home-mom, travelling, UK

Why I’m Glad We Left The UK

I loved living in the UK. I was 19 when I got there and for the next ten years I loved most of my time there. I made awesome friends, traveled, learnt some invaluable life lessons, met my future-husband, lots of good things happened. And then some not so good things. And then we left. Before anyone… Continue reading Why I’m Glad We Left The UK

family, kids, motherhood, Parenting, SAHM, sarcasm, Uncategorized, Writing

Let It Go

What a profound statement this one is. It basically covers all potentially stressful situations in my life!  I really have nothing more to say.  Let that sh*t go! 

family, kids, motherhood, Parenting, sarcasm

The Lighter Side of Three

Yes, believe it or not, there is one. I got some lovely comments on my recent post: My Surprise Threenager. I have to say, most were other parents commiserating with me, sharing their experiences, and best wishes for the future. That's parenting sharing.  Then I got a comment from the lovely Nicole over at Tales from Mamaville.… Continue reading The Lighter Side of Three

family, kids, motherhood, Parenting, sarcasm

My Surprise Threenager

Don't worry, I'm not surprised I HAVE a threenager, I'm just surprised she is one. Anyone who knows me, or indeed read some of my earlier posts, will know that my eldest daughter and I have had a somewhat rocky past. Most of her rage induced tantrum's stem from clothing. She HATES anything restrictive, anything remotely warm,… Continue reading My Surprise Threenager

family, healthy eating, kids, motherhood, Parenting, SAHM, sarcasm, Stay-at-home-mom, Uncategorized

Pick Your Battles

With my husband on his new healthy lifestyle plan, the girls and I have adopted many of his new eating habits. For example: we tried Quinoa for the first time, and I ended up making a really yummy chicken, quinoa, mushroom & peppers dish which we all loved. we have switched from white bread to… Continue reading Pick Your Battles

DIY, family, motherhood, Parenting, SAHM, sarcasm, Stay-at-home-mom

What is the point of Throw Pillows? 

A few weeks ago, we redecorated most of our bedroom. My husband painted the walls, we made our very own DIY Hanging Headboard, we bought new curtains, new bedding, etc. There are still a few things to do like new bedside lamps etc but it is January and we are now waiting for pay-day. Along with… Continue reading What is the point of Throw Pillows? 

motherhood, Parenting, SAHM, sarcasm

Sleep jokes are not funny 

This is me ... Every. Single. Day! And here are a few more that made me chuckle through my yawns.

Politics, sarcasm, south africa, UK

What made me laugh today … 

I am in hysterics watching the Sky News Presenter try explain in 'simple terms' to the UK viewers how the £ 'crashing' due to a Hard Brexit will mean that you need more £s to buy the same car you were eyeing out in Germany last month. Or how they will get less € for… Continue reading What made me laugh today … 

Holiday, motherhood, Parenting, Politics, SAHM, sarcasm

January Disease

We are half way through January now, and if you haven't noticed there are basically two categories of humans on the planet: Those who suffer from January Disease; Those who don't and fall into category B below. A. What is January Disease you ask. Well , if you are not familiar with this particular ailment,… Continue reading January Disease