I am not sure if this is unique to our kids but it takes them a while at the end of the year to adjust to being on holiday. During the school term they are…

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Eat, don’t eat – whatever

Eat, don’t eat – whatever

I have seen a few moms sharing about their struggles to get their little ones to eat. I think it is one of the biggest battles moms have, next to sleeping issues. I know I…

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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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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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To sleep or not to sleep…an update on us.

To sleep or not to sleep…an …

I shared a recently on my Instastories about my desperation with Emma and our rather chaotic bedtime routine that involves, sometimes 2 hours of fighting before she will calm down and lie in her bed…

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Why we have decided to homeschool

Why we have decided to homeschool

If you follow me on Social Media you would have seen this announcement already but if you have missed it, we have decided to home school from January next year. For now it will just…

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5 Things I Wish I Had Known After I Had My Baby

5 Things I Wish I Had Known After …

I had my oldest before the internet was a big thing. We were on dial up and so spent very little time googling stuff and initially I didn’t start asking google questions about parenting related…

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The struggle to juggle is real!

The struggle to juggle is real!

Last week kicked my butt in so many ways. It felt like it was our first term of school EVER. I felt totally disorientated and like a fish out of water. I think it was…

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Bedtime Conversations

Bedtime Conversations

Emma spent 5 nights with my mother, she fell asleep on her own, in her own bed.  Now I know she can do it, even if she refuses to do it at home. Her and…

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Mixed signals we are sending our kids

Mixed signals we are sending our kids

Yesterday we went for a fun walk, it was just over 5km and pretty adventurous, considering we had Emma with us. The rain at the beginning of the week meant there was a lot of…

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