Momming, Parenting

The importance of Puzzle Play in toddlers

Puzzles comes in all different shape, sizes, themes and colors. Puzzles can be played from early childhood straight through to adulthood. I just love the way puzzle building challenges my thinking and it’s good exercise for our brains too. I would like to share a few benefits and how to get your little one engaging… Continue reading The importance of Puzzle Play in toddlers

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Momming, Recipes

Best remedy for diaper rash

What to use for a diaper rash? I have seen this question pop-up around social media A LOT! Me being a Mommy of two have gone through this a few times myself. I tried all the home remedies I read on Google and Social Media. I tried all the old wife's tales. Nothing seemed to… Continue reading Best remedy for diaper rash

Family, Momming, Parenting

A letter to my Husband on Father’s Day

Dear Husband, You and I started off, both in relationships, but glimpsing at each other when we first met ten years ago. Ten years ago I had been in love with a boy. I thought I knew what love was, and what I wanted in all future relationships after that one had ended. I can… Continue reading A letter to my Husband on Father’s Day

Family, Momming

Father’s Day Gifts on a budget

"A Father doesn't tell you that he love you - He shows you" Being a working Mother of two little boys can be very time consuming and leaving me little time to shop for the perfect Father's Day Gift for my Husband - from the boys. And with the boys Grandad living 1223km's away, Father's… Continue reading Father’s Day Gifts on a budget

Momming, Parenting

Choosing a pre-primary school: A Mommies guide

If you have been following me, you will know Mason our oldest boy will be turning four next year. Which means we will have to be going through the pre-primary application process for the first time as parents. He will be starting Grade 000 at a new school. Hubby and I have been hunting schools… Continue reading Choosing a pre-primary school: A Mommies guide

Family, Momming, Parenting

Your child is growing up

Kids grow up so fast. I was sitting on the couch watching Mason (3 years, turning 4) sitting on the floor playing with little Jason (8 months). Seeing Mason next to Jason, made reality so much more real, seeing him being much bigger and doing so much by himself, made me realize that he isn't… Continue reading Your child is growing up

Recipes

Make Your Own Baby Apple Puree

I prefer making all of my puree baby food with my microwave steamer. My reason for this, when boiling the vegetables or fruits you loose a lot of the nutrition in the quantity of water you use to boil them in. Where as with the steamer, the remaining water can be added to the fruit/vegetables… Continue reading Make Your Own Baby Apple Puree

Pregnancy & Birth

Normal Birth or C-Section?

This question I have heard so many times from friends, colleges and family. Nowadays, you get to have the option, normal birth or a C-section. Babies can enter this world via a vaginal birth or surgical delivery by Caesarean sections, but the goal is to deliver a healthy baby. I was lucky enough to go… Continue reading Normal Birth or C-Section?