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Keeping Them Busy This Easter

It is week two of the Easter School Holidays. We are starting to get a bit bored, and my purse is a bit empty so I've pulled together a few links to activities to do with the kids to keep them busy which won't cost too much either.   Nickelodeon have a great pack of… Continue reading Keeping Them Busy This Easter

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School Holiday Plans

The first term of the South African school year is nearly over. It feels like just the other day they went back after a seven week holiday. Fortunately this holiday is only two and a half weeks long so we should just about get through it with my sanity still intact. School holidays are great,… Continue reading School Holiday Plans

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Unicorn Cupcakes

My girls love baking, and with all the Pinterest Perfect pictures out there, it can be a little daunting trying to live up to those carefully staged perfect looking cake designs. I decided to try make it a little more interesting than basic vanilla cupcakes so I told the girls we were making Unicorn Cupcakes.… Continue reading Unicorn Cupcakes

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Me today …

Exactly! 

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Domestic Engineer: Advanced Level

Note: I might actually be broken. Yesterday I achieved a higher level of achievement of  Domestic Engineer than I ever thought was possible. FYI: Domestic Engineer - the stay-at-home-parent who is mostly responsible for house, kids and chores. In addition to a morning of running a number of errands around town, after collecting the children from… Continue reading Domestic Engineer: Advanced Level

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The ‘Lazy Queen’ bakes Banana Bread

The 'Lazy Queen' would be me. A nickname given to me by my in-laws. I don't think it was given out of love, just a hunch. It has however come to be a standing joke between my husband and I. I tend to use it to refer to myself when I actually am being lazy.… Continue reading The ‘Lazy Queen’ bakes Banana Bread