With many countries in the world currently facing lockdown restrictions, we find ourselves stuck at home. You may have more time now – although if you’re like me and have a couple of kids to homeschool you may have less – but how do you make effective use of your time without “doom-surfing” every couple of minutes or binge-watching a second-rate series? 1. Routine Waking … Continue reading 7 Effective Ways to Make the Most of Your Lockdown
A quick and easy method to remedy accidents on expensive carpets, couches, car seats – you name it! It’s worked so brilliantly I just had to share it. Continue reading The Super Easy Way to Clean Potty-Training Accidents
When I was pregnant with my first child, I was pretty naive. I really wanted to have a drug-free natural delivery, but it didn’t turn out that way for me. Continue reading Is a Drug-Free Natural Delivery Worth It?
As Star Wars fans, my husband and I have started showing some of the age-appropriate Star Wars films to our two boys. They have so enjoyed them, I daresay we have created mini Star Wars fans. Now, when they play with their Star Wars Lego, they actually know which scene it’s from and love to re-enact all the action. Having said that, I still prefer … Continue reading Why I Let My Kids Watch Star Wars
“It takes a village to raise a child” is an African proverb that I have grown up hearing now and then, but only when I became a mother did it take on real meaning for me. Continue reading It Takes a Village to Raise a Child
I. Love. Christmas. Family, good food, vacation time, Christmas traditions, good food, Christmas music, good food – it’s the makings of the most wonderful time of year! Although sometimes it feels like Christmas is a blur, probably because I don’t plan out Christmas as well as I should. There’s always that activity or service idea that I say I want to do, but they actually … Continue reading How to Plan the Best Christmas Ever
To all you Pinterest life-hackers out there, I am sure you have come across this hack for beating colds and ear infections: administering a few drops of a 3% solution of Hydrogen Peroxide in your ears. The result is most satisfying and dramatic – a bubbling chemical reaction that creates a froth in your ear as a result of the bacteria actually being killed by … Continue reading Using Hydrogen Peroxide in your Ears : Good or Bad Idea?