Lifestyle, Parenting

When the rug gets pulled out from under you {Dealing with unemployment}

We found ourselves in the unfortunate situation a few months ago, where we suddenly became a one income household. UNEMPLOYMENT. Such an ugly word. I've always felt myself envious of households where only one parent/spouse had to work. Maybe the universe misunderstood my envy? I didn't want to be MINUS a salary....I kind of wanted… Continue reading When the rug gets pulled out from under you {Dealing with unemployment}

Parenting

Fun at The Barn {Things to do in PE}

I know the holidays are but a distant memory now as we're knee-deep in homework and lunchboxes. Taking you back though, moms.....dads...the struggle was real this holidays with entertaining the kids don't you think??? I must be honest, we really didn't manage to do that much with the kids as I worked pretty late into… Continue reading Fun at The Barn {Things to do in PE}

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}