Nice Girls Do Too!! Can we stop making lists of things nice girls do and don’t do? I am more than a mother. You are more than a teacher. Your neighbor is more than a fabulous gardener. We are all whole people, and we...
We’ve all heard about fat shaming, skinny shaming, body image shaming and just about every other kind of ‘shaming’ there is - but did you know health shaming is a ‘thing’ now? It’s appalling and it absolutely needs to...
The other night, a friend of mine came over to have dinner with me and my kids, since her other half and mine were out of town on a business trip. Every time this friend comes to dinner, she...
I had never been one to stick to or even like routine, preferring to keep with my ‘don’t tell me what to do, make it up as I go’ kind of attitude. And it wasn’t until I had my...
We all know when that 3pm slump hits we go searching for the coffee and donuts to see us through to the end of the day (uh... yum), but the problem is, an hour later you're left in the...
It happens. More often than I'd like to admit, but it definitely happens. My kids drive me crazy. I'd go so far as to say bat shit crazy sometimes. It's not their fault, they're learning their place in the...
How well do you know yourself? Like really? We should be the ones that know ourselves the best but we often find it’s our loved ones that are telling us aspects of our personality we didn’t even realise ourselves....
There are not many things as annoying in this world as an argument on Facebook. They’re everywhere. And for some reason, parenting pages and groups seem to attract them in droves. Call them ‘keyboard warriors’, or ‘trolls’ or any...
How addicted are you to your phone? Yeah, me too. The reality is, so much of our day to day lives are caught up in that thing that without it, we would struggle to keep organised and keep track...
How many times have you heard the term ‘work life balance’? It’s this elusive statement used to describe…. What? What exactly does it describe? Because when you ask others what they think the ‘work life balance’ means they don’t...