Do you love baking with your kids? Despite the mess that's bound to happen. Despite them wanting to do everything themselves. Despite the nagging of when will it be done. I know I enjoy baking with Ethan (as he's the only one that is willing to help out in the kitchen lol). When Tessa's Bakery … Continue reading Annie’s Baking Club *sponsored*
It's Mother's Day tomorrow and I'm dreading it just a little bit. I suppose this is what happens when you lose your mom. The worst is seeing all those posts on social media, "Get mom something she'll love", "show mom how much you love her by getting her this" or "tell us why your mom … Continue reading Mother’s Day without mom
I look in the mirror and I’m happy with what I see. My clothing flatters me, my hair looks good, makeup is subtle but makes me look fresher and not as tired as I feel. We’re going to a little party you see, so I’m glad I look good because then I feel good. Fast-forward … Continue reading A thin person in a fat person’s body
Am I the only one that hates the cold? I am seriously not looking forward to winter, with the icy cold winds, thick jackets that restrict my movements, struggling to keep a wriggly baby warm at night, laundry that doesn't dry in one day and rushing to get dressed after a shower. Although the only … Continue reading Not a lover of the cold
WARNING - this post is literally a brain dump. Proceed with caution. When the words won't come out....... What do you do? No motivation to write but wanting to say something. I think I'm tired. I think I need a holiday. I wish I could just quit my job and find a way to make … Continue reading Ramblings
Written in collaboration with LABEL Collections I first heard of LABEL Collections sometime in last year. I jumped onto their website and fell in love with their styles. So when I was contacted by Nadia Turton, who is the creator of LABEL Collections, I was itching to find out more about the brand and who … Continue reading LABEL Collections
Featured On CapeTownInsider I've been struggling to write this post the whole day. It's still fresh even though it's been 2 years today. It still seems like yesterday that you held a 1 year old Ethan and smelled his neck. (Yes, I saw you and my heart melted). It seems like yesterday that you asked … Continue reading How do I put into words?
2018 has begun and I'm sure some of you set out some New Year's resolutions or a word to live by for the year. I wish you everything of the best and hope you fulfill your resolutions. As mentioned in my last post, I have no resolutions, no word, and I don't feel bad about … Continue reading Feeling pressured
**Sponsored** This year, Mark and I have been married for 8 years and together for 16 years. We've moved homes three times and have 3 children together. We also changed cars 6 times in the last 8 years. 6 times!! The first few cars were second hand vehicles that eventually gave problems that kept having … Continue reading Have I managed to convince Mark to sell the car?
It's that time of year, where the days are warmer, we look forward to some time off from work to spend with our loved ones, we go gift shopping and plan our Christmas meals. The kids page through toy catalogues and make their lists for what they want Santa Claus to leave for them on … Continue reading I need your help please (it’s for the children)