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My Blog’s 1st Birthday!

My Blog's 1st birthday, including shameless bragging and self promotion as I'm quite proud of myself.

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blogging, family, Parenting

My #Instaweek Round Up

Welcome to my weekly round up where I use the top 5 most popular pictures from my Instagram from the previous week to review what I have been up to. No. 5 - This is my yummy cappuccino that I had yesterday. We had to go to Bloemfontein and then had a few hours to… Continue reading My #Instaweek Round Up

Interview with my daughter now she is 6 years old
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An Interview With My Daughter, Now She Is Six!

Today, my eldest daughter turned six. To celebrate this amazing little girl who I love adore and cherish, I thought I would do a little birthday interview with her. All answers are her own, I did not guide her or prompt her. In brackets are my reactions. Here's what she has to say today: What… Continue reading An Interview With My Daughter, Now She Is Six!

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My #Instaweek Round-Up: Wk 7 

This week has definitely been a better one than last week. My girls are both much better and they made it through the last four days of school! Just! We are now officially on holiday - wish us luck! Let's crack on and get through my weekly review using my most liked top 5 Instagram… Continue reading My #Instaweek Round-Up: Wk 7 

The Evolution Of Motherhood
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The Evolution Of Motherhood

Back when I was in the trenches of early motherhood, the days with the demanding toddler, emotionally charged with raging emotions, and the tiny baby, the moving to a new country where I knew no one, those trenches, back in those days I used to look at women who had "stopped" having more kids and think… Continue reading The Evolution Of Motherhood

Birthday Party Politics
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Birthday Party Politics

Birthday Party Politics. I'm not talking about adults, or teenagers, they can sort themselves out and live with the consequences. I'm talking about children. Little kids' birthday parties. When planning a party there are a number of things you have to take into consideration: Date - is your child's birthday in the middle of the… Continue reading Birthday Party Politics

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The Playdate Dilemma

From my limited experience with playdates & birthday parties, I have realised that there are basically two approaches to this potential mine field. You are the type of parent who will 'drop &run' (D&R). i.e. You drop you child off at the playdate and leave. You stay for the duration of the playdate. Now you… Continue reading The Playdate Dilemma

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Birthdays As A Mom

What a 'mom birthday' is all about.