Being a Mother of Four

This is where I pour out all my motherhood woes and joys. I have four kids and my eldest is seventeen so I reckon that means I have about 68 years of parenting experience?…

Telestrations Board Game Review – the laugh-out-loud sketch pass & guess party game

Telestrations Board Game Review – the laugh-out-loud sketch pass & guess party game Telestrations was gifted to us for review purposes, all opinions are my own. Telestrations is an hilarious game – it’s a bit like a cross between Pictionary without the time pressure, and broken telephones. This is one… Read More »Telestrations Board Game Review – the laugh-out-loud sketch pass & guess party game

I Am the Woman Who Doesn’t Fit In – I Am Like You

I Am the Woman Who Doesn’t Fit In – I Am Like You I was the girl who moved schools countless times across the country because my parents moved jobs, moved house again and again. I was the girl who moved to a different country, to a different hemisphere and… Read More »I Am the Woman Who Doesn’t Fit In – I Am Like You

What is lawnmower parenting and am I guilty?

You may well ask, I did! Our kids started helping with mowing the lawn when they became teenagers but I’m not referring to grass and gardens in this instance. By now you have probably heard of helicopter parenting – the need to hover around your children all the time and… Read More »What is lawnmower parenting and am I guilty?

20 Christmas Gifts for Teen Girls

If I thought it would be difficult buying Christmas gifts for my teenaged boy that are not only great quality but are also affordable, I didn’t know what was in store with my teen girls! My eldest has such definite ideas about what she does and doesn’t like, she’s not… Read More »20 Christmas Gifts for Teen Girls

Review of Dixit board game – telling a story in pictures

Review of Dixit board game – telling a story in pictures Dixit is a beautifully illustrated game that is all about telling the story. It consists of a deck of 84 gorgeous picture cards that players use to creatively weave together a common theme, sentence or tale. I love that… Read More »Review of Dixit board game – telling a story in pictures