It is that time of the year again, where we need to start buying and preparing gifts for teachers. For the last few years I have been baking cookies and brownies for my kids teachers.…

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10 Reasons To Ditch The Chemicals and Go Natural

10 Reasons To Ditch The Chemicals and Go …

When I first started running my own home, I bought every single cleaning product on the shelf. I had kitchen cleaners, bathroom cleaners, toilet cleaners, all purpose cleaners and I had them in sprays, creams…

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Gift Guide for Health Fans From Wellness Warehouse

Gift Guide for Health Fans From Wellness …

If you have a family member or friend who is all about green living, they will probably appreciate a more green kinda gift that is useful and kind to the environment. The Wellness Warehouse is…

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They said she couldn’t, so she did!

They said she couldn’t, so she …

I haven’t shared about the older kids for a while. It is tough to share stuff about them as they get older. I am more aware of how it will affect them and also, I…

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Reasons My Kids Have Thrown Tantrums

Reasons My Kids Have Thrown Tantrums

Maz, from Caffeine and Fairydust recently did a bit of a makeover on her blog and I was over there checking it out (go look, it’s so pretty) and stumbled across this post about 60…

Dear Parents – an open letter about prize giving etiquette

Dear Parents – an open letter about prize …

Dear parents everywhere, Before I start this letter, I would like you to understand that I completely understand how prize giving is to you and your child. It is important to me as well. But…

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Lessons I Learnt On A  Dairy Farm

Lessons I Learnt On A Dairy Farm

I was invited recently to visit one of Nestle’s farms in George. I love trips like this where I get to get behind the scenes looks at how the food we consume is made. The…

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Burps, farts and other (apparently) age appropriate behaviour

Burps, farts and other (apparently) age appropriate …

Emma: “Mom! I just made a fart” Jack: “wahahahahahahahaha mom, did you hear Emma made a fart.” Emma walks up to me and licks me on my face.  Jack: “Dad, when I was in the…

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Slow Cooker Lentil and Corn Soup

Slow Cooker Lentil and Corn Soup

I found this original recipe on Pinterest and it sounded absolutely delicious and it did not disappoint. It was so easy to prepare and it was absolutely delicious. The original recipe calls for cream and…

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Win An Elf For Christmas

Win An Elf For Christmas

Christmas is without a doubt my favourite time of year. I am that person who puts their tree up in November and loves the decorations in the shops while buying my groceries to the sounds…

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Quick and Easy Vegetarian Stir-Fry

Quick and Easy Vegetarian Stir-Fry

November is Vegan Month. I have, more the most part, cut out meat for two months now. A lot of my meals are vegan but I do still eat cheese and eggs, but a lot…

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