Many people do babymoons and maybe we will still have the chance to do one but if not a special weekend away with the kids will be a much-needed break. But, if you've ever travelled with young kids, you'll know it's not much of a break...
The number one parenting topic Googled around the world is how to be a good parent. Parenting is tough and the biggest responsibility given to men and women. It is something many people can't wait to experience but once you become a parent you quickly realise that although it is a huge blessing it is... Continue Reading →
I have never researched and prepared as much for anything as I did when I learned that I was becoming a mother. I read all the blogs, articles, books, tips and tricks on parenting and I can confidently say not one of them prepared me adequately for what actually unfolded.
Now, during my third pregnancy I've eventually realised that some days you will just be a lot more tired than others. Some days I will battle to get things done but I will pat myself on the back for at least doing the basics - Hooray for me
"It is not what you do for your children, but what you have taught them to do for themselves, that will make them successful human beings." - Ann Landers
Blink and It's gone! This is how my first trimester felt. It's ending was almost 6 weeks ago (in theory) but it's really only starting to feel over now. The first trimester comes with a host of interesting gifts like morning sickness - should sometimes be called all day sickness, fatigue, some cravings, a weak... Continue Reading →
I have had lots of fun watching people's odd facial reactions over the last weeks as they try to figure out fat or pregnant? But, in comes the flurry of comments.
So toddlers, those little humans who seem to have enough energy to power a house, who think its okay to sometimes yell, scream and kick their way to getting what they want. All normal behaviour. Our little humans are learning how to express themselves, but teaching them to do this within the bounds of what... Continue Reading →