Lifestyle, Parenting

What to do in Cape Town + { John Legend live}

I don't think we've been away as a family since before Adam was born. If memory serves me correctly, our last trip away was in 2014. Recently we decided to do a trip to Cape Town. #ILoveCapeTown!!! This is not a 'let me tell you about every moment we spent in Cape Town' post though.… Continue reading What to do in Cape Town + { John Legend live}

Kids, Parenting

When the kids beg to bath {Slime Baff review}

When I was initially contacted to review this product, I made the BIGGEST mistake of my life in mentioning it to my kids. Every single day after that, they asked: 'Is the bath stuff here yet? When is it coming? Is that the bath stuff??'. I almost went mad....and I now know to NEVER tell… Continue reading When the kids beg to bath {Slime Baff review}

Parenting

Weaning a kid sucks! {#MomDiaries}

On Friday the 13th of October, I took the decision to wean Adam off his bottle. A very 'carpe deim' sort of decision I made in the moment. He had turned 2 in August, and is around the same age (maybe a smidgen older) than his siblings were when I weaned them. With him being… Continue reading Weaning a kid sucks! {#MomDiaries}

Parenting

When you’re not on the same page about discipline

My son, Joshua, walked into the room crying a few weeks ago. Not happy with the punishment dished out by dad. He was crying, so I tried to comfort him (big NO NO I know!). I asked what the nature of the offence was and he told me that he and his sister had been… Continue reading When you’re not on the same page about discipline

Parenting

When pregnancy sucks the life out of you {Hyperemesis Gravidarum}

Is pregnancy fun for anybody? I don't know.... I always seem to think my pregnancies 'weren't so bad', but then I think back and I realise that mine were actually for the most part, a bit stressful. Especially the 1st one, but that's not the one I'm chatting about today. With my 1st pregnancy I… Continue reading When pregnancy sucks the life out of you {Hyperemesis Gravidarum}