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}

Giveaways, Parenting

Kids imagination makes a comeback with Toddles-Bobbles + {Giveaway}

As a mom in this techno age, seeing your kids watch You Tube, play on an Xbox or play on a tablet is soul-destroying at times. My kids don't have the freedom to play in the street with the neighborhood kids like we did. We played until the street lamps went on, then you knew...supper… Continue reading Kids imagination makes a comeback with Toddles-Bobbles + {Giveaway}

Kids, Parenting

The cost of toddler destruction

I thought I'd play a fun game called 'tally up the cost of all the makeup destroyed by Adam as a toddler'! What do you gals think? It's one thing to lose item after item...it's another to know the qualitative and quantitative value of all those items. I thought it would be interesting to know… Continue reading The cost of toddler destruction

Budget beauty, Make up and beauty, Online shopping

It’s easy to be BEAUTIFUL with The Beautiful Store

A few weeks back I stumbled upon The Beautiful store via The Blessed Barrenness. I signed up and I was quite excited, because they had a wide variety of products that I wanted to try out. The only problem was #BrokeLife, so I anxiously waited for pay-day to come around so I could place my first… Continue reading It’s easy to be BEAUTIFUL with The Beautiful Store