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The Parental Visits

My parents coming over is great, but the effort that goes into getting my home in order, is not so great! YES, it is way past midday today and my parents are coming over for a visit this Saturday ...so why I am stressing?  Well, apart from the fact that there are still boxes that… Continue reading The Parental Visits

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Survival and parenting

I have survived the terrible weekend! Okay, it wasnt all that bad. I did have some great fun and I love spending times with my in laws (some more than others ). I am back to my home. It may be just a rented home but we have made it ours! Its our own space… Continue reading Survival and parenting

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Clean House Tuesday 

I get so happy when people from other blogs interact with me. It feels like I am talking to actual people and not just typing randomly into the blank universe.  I completely encourage these interactions. A shout out to Linda from Olive & Clo, the wonderful mum from mumercise and the new blog on the block, The greenest of… Continue reading Clean House Tuesday 

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saturday night fever

Its Saturday night. Today was my dads birthday and he came over to spend the day with us and the kids. Every time I see him with my kids, I see the love for them in his eyes. My children are so very blessed with a grandfather that loves them more than life itself. Actually,… Continue reading saturday night fever

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Life goes on

We take so much for granted in this life. As a kid, you wait for some freedom, some space, some time on your own to do whatever you want to do. Recently, I've been feeling bitter sweet about this.  Some days and some moments, I am thankful to be living on my own. I have… Continue reading Life goes on

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Mornings. ..

Spoiling my husband went as well as it could go. But what next? What can I do as a stay at home mum. Plus it's my dads birthday this weekend!