Becoming a parent and becoming a mother has taught me a number of lessons. There are many, countless lessons. Among those are the fact that for the foreseeable future you will never pee alone again, you will never get a night’s sleep without interruptions and you won’t be able to have nice things. One of… Continue reading It’s Just a Phase so Don’t Miss It!
opening the dishwasher and it’s not washed! (*Happy Dance*) Because it appears that EVERY time I open the dishwasher to put something in, there is a clean load grinning at me waiting to be unloaded. when the kids play by themselves without needing a referee, mediator or judge long enough for me to enjoy my… Continue reading A Mum’s little Happiness is …..
I did some pondering today and some thoughts crossed my mind. And before I go into it, a little disclaimer: I love my job. I love being a mum. I love being at home with my children. I chose to stay at home and hang out with my little rebel army. Noone twisted my arm!… Continue reading Who really cares about spilt milk and biscuit crumbs – Lament of an invisible mother
I was nominated for the Liebster Award by my fellow blogger lady Hannah from The Diaries of an ordinary Mum. While I had heard of it before, I had no idea what this is all about. But I am excited regardless. I am a baby in the blogging world only having started 2 months ago.… Continue reading Liebster Award Nomination
What would you do to put your baby to sleep? Would you do anything? And I phrase this like a question. Hah. Like we have a choice. When you have been up since stupid o’clock, it’s been the longest day ever (Come on, who snuck the extra hours into the day? Well? Hands up!) and you… Continue reading Putting Baby to Sleep Like a Pro in 10 Easy Steps
I wrote in a previous post about kids’ creativity and doing arts and crafts with them. Just today my son came home with a bunch of folded up sheets of paper in his school bag. He is just learning to draw faces and every picture he brings home is a picture of “Mama” or “Papa” or… Continue reading Little Picassos