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?…

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Our journey with our daughter’s Glandular Fever

Our journey with our daughter’s Glandular Fever Today marks a week since with our 13 year old daughter was discharged from hospital with Glandular Fever. We spent 8 days there and it was the scariest time of my parenting journey so far. She was never in a critical state but… Read More »Our journey with our daughter’s Glandular Fever

Cortex Challenge the Brain Party Game for sophisticated peeps

Cortex Challenge the Brain Party Game for sophisticated peeps If you enjoy playing Dobble, you’ll love the Cortex Challenge Party Game – Cortex is like Dobble’s brainer and more sophisticated older sister. Like me in fact (irony intended obvs). This fast paced game reveals how inept you are playing games… Read More »Cortex Challenge the Brain Party Game for sophisticated peeps

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Black Friday – Avoiding the Crazy Chargers

Me being a lone buffalo. Black Friday – Avoiding the Crazy Chargers This is post is sponsored by Superbalist. Seriously guys, have you seen some of the crazy Black Friday stampede footage? It’s unreal how people charge over one another in their desperation to grab the latest bargains, just in… Read More »Black Friday – Avoiding the Crazy Chargers

Am I in Perimenopause or Just Being Grumpy?

Am I in Perimenopause or Just Being Grumpy? It’s hard to know what’s going on in my head and body some days, I seem to have become more irritable with the kids and husband, especially during the school holidays. Add to this the fact that I am 47, almost 48… Read More »Am I in Perimenopause or Just Being Grumpy?

Give a Gift that Supports a Charity

Give a Gift that Supports a Charity Love them or hate them, there are people who are already buying Christmas gifts in October! Maybe you’re one of them? Have you considered giving a gift that supports a charity? This is a wonderful way to give to a cause this Christmas… Read More »Give a Gift that Supports a Charity