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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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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5 Reasons your child should play KFC mini-cricket

5 Reasons your child should play KFC mini-cricket

Who has been or is currently doing KFC mini-cricket with their little ones? We did it with Cameron and it really is super cute to watch. It is a great way to get them involved…

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Zoom In: What do our afternoons look like?

Zoom In: What do our afternoons look …

One of the questions I get asked a lot – like daily, is “how do you do it?”. I generally smile and shrug but I thought it might be fun to share with you guys…

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What toys do your kids REALLY need?

What toys do your kids REALLY need?

In her guest post last week Zoe mentioned that Harley likes to play with the most “unintentional toys, like USB sticks, old gaming controllers“. Kids are generally like this, you spend a fortune on the best,…

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The toddler has enough attitude for us all.

The toddler has enough attitude for us …

I try not to say “the girls” or “the boys” but it is hard when both the girls are so similar and the boys are so similar. It could be argued that it is the…

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5 Tips To Get Your Child To Study On Their Own

5 Tips To Get Your Child To Study …

June is exam month, both the bigger kids are busy. Cameron is done tomorrow and Kiara ends on Thursday. Jack’s class is also busy with assessments, even though he will be doing R again, he…

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Parenting never really gets easier.

Parenting never really gets easier.

You know how everyone says “It gets easier.”, in an attempt to talk an exhausted mom off a ledge? Well I have come to the conclusion that parenting never really gets easier. I think, rather,…

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Jack is Five

Jack is Five

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Entitlement is the millenials cross to bare

Entitlement is the millenials cross to bare

There has been a story doing the rounds about a rape case in America. It has caused a worldwide stir, rightly so but I am not linking back to it and I am not mentioning…

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