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Are you a domestic goddess … Take the test 

Are you a domestic goddess? What is the definition of Domestic Goddess? Is a Domestic Goddess someone who gets it right all the time while looking perfect? Maybe. Is a Domestic Goddess someone who outsources everything to other people. That is a great idea.   In this post a Domestic Goddess is someone who does performs all […]

How I survive sleeping in the same vicinity as my feisty kids

The Lighter Side of Co-Sleeping Is it really co-sleeping? Anyone else’s children climb in their bed in the middle of the night? Then they spread themselves out with their feet on your face…   We put a double bed in her room for when guests visit. Little did I know I would spend a lot […]

How to prepare for parenting 

How to Prepare for Parenting  How to prepare for parenting is a humorous post. Or is it really? I can’t tell anymore – I’m too tired.   There is a whole lot of joy in parenting but this post is not about that. I hope some of these things make you giggle out loud. Here […]

A day in the life of… A Stay at Home Mom

A Day in the Life…. of a Stay at Home Mom What did you do all day? Don’t you just love it when you get asked “what do you do all day”. As if I sit at home watching TV, sipping on hot tea only to get out every so often to get my hair […]

Parental Incentive Plan (“PIP”)

PIP THE PARENTAL INCENTIVE PLAN Introducing the Parental Incentive Plan  The Parental Incentive Plan is going to blow your mind. It’s what you always needed but didn’t know you did.   I’m working on a new incentive system. A rewards programme if you like, like AMEX or Woolies has. It is called the Parenting Incentive […]

I reckon this day is out to get me

This day is out to get me!  It started well… This day is out to get me. I should have know it started too well. Both children slept through the night. In their own beds. Unthinkable. I should have known that would lead to no good. I got tea in bed from my husband which […]

I’d rather be a child in the back than an adult in the front … 

I would rather be a child in the back of the car The humour in Road Trippin’ with Kids   We recently took a trip up the East Coast of Australia (Sydney to Coffs Harbour and then back to Port Macquarie), not a long trip but long enough to re-think driving anywhere with two little […]

Things that are no longer possible now that I am a mom… 

Things that are no longer possible now that I am a mom First – the other hand  There are a lot of things that are not possible now that I am a mom. However, on the other hand, there are a few things that are now possible because I have become a mom.   Most of […]

Life lessons courtesy of Frozen

Life Lessons I’ve watched A LOT of Frozen this week.   My 18 month old is sick. For some reason, before she even knew the movie existed she loved Anna. She would run into target and grab everything with a picture of Anna on. And then she discovered the movie…   Needless to say, with […]

It’s only 8:47am and… 

It’s only 8:47am and…  How is it only 8:47am and not 8:47pm?   I’ve saved a dummy from the dustbin. Thank goodness it was the recycling bin and not the actual rubbish bin. Made pancakes because my son will not eat any other yukky thing. And then had to dissuade him from assisting me. Removed […]