Kids, Mom life, Parenting

Looking for inspiration for throwing a fabulous party? {Party Tips Series}

It's my party and I'll cry if I want to...cry if I want to....... (are you singing along?) Can you believe it's August already??? Almost 2018?? SAY WHAT??? Okay, let me slow down and back on up! August kicks off birthday season in our home, as Adam (aka THE TODDLER) turns 2 this month!! Meaning… Continue reading Looking for inspiration for throwing a fabulous party? {Party Tips Series}

Kids, Parenting

The day my toddler almost drowned {Pool safety}

Just deciding on a title for this post gives me the worst kind of anxiety in my stomach! Almost drowned. I get nauseous and teary thinking about it. How else do I title it? I found my toddler standing in the pool. He could have drowned. Full stop. Thank the Lord he didn't. But he… Continue reading The day my toddler almost drowned {Pool safety}

Kids, Parenting

K53 Pre-trip inspection -Toddler Edition

If you have your driver's licence, you know what K53 is right? I am so glad I did it all those years ago, because I definitely do a pre-inspection trip every single time before I drive. NOT. Who uses that stuff? It's like memorising math formulas and knowing algebra, when do we ever need to… Continue reading K53 Pre-trip inspection -Toddler Edition

Kids, Parenting

Kids, this bed ain’t big enough for the 5 of us!

I had no intention of posting today, but as I sit here.....in a somewhat extreme state of exhaustion, I am trying to piece together the events of the last 12 hours to see what went wrong. How did I end up here? I actually thought the evening routine was going pretty well. I had the… Continue reading Kids, this bed ain’t big enough for the 5 of us!

Kids, Restaurants, Uncategorized

The Unicorn Cafe and Salon

In Port Elizabeth, the struggle is real to find things to do with your kids, so I was elated to discover The Unicorn Cafe and Salon on Facebook when I was looking to spend some QT with my daughter over the long weekend recently (can we have a moment of silence for the end of… Continue reading The Unicorn Cafe and Salon