Since Tread+Miller came into the scene, I’ve wanted a pair of shoes from them. Alas, life happens and as you know Continue reading “Stepping out in my Tread + Miller Shoes”
By the time hubby arrived it was dark, cold and really too late to go anywhere.
There was a multitude of words from hubby to our son, but none that said:”I’m sorry”.
As kids often do, by bedtime, that he had not gone to the park as promised had been forgotten.
I have a problem with what happened though.
I don’t want their relationship to be one of empty promises and no apologies, due to the lack of ability to fulfill what you as a parent had agreed with your child. As a parent, I don’t think we should be ok with because they are still so young to understand, as a parent it then makes it OK to disappoint them and not apologize for it. Happy with the notion that “they will get over it”. Continue reading “Why we should say “Sorry” to our toddlers”
Life today just seems to be such a rush. As parents, we’re so busy balancing work, family and life in general that sometimes we forget that we actually need time for ourselves. Our brains are literally on overdrive daily as we try to keep a balance. 1 Life has a few recommendations to help mums and DADS to help give our brains a break. Continue reading “Mums (and dads) give your brain a break!”
WIN a set of 4 tickets for CINDERELLA KIDS
I have 2 sets of 4 tickets for 2 winners (4 per winner), to attend the Cinderella Kids performance on stage at the People’s Theatre in Braamfontein, Johannesburg. Continue reading “WIN a set of 4 tickets to Cinderella Kids”
If he could get away from having one he would.
Nothing has every happened, at least that we’re aware of, that would have put him off.
We’ve gone to a few places, always ending in tears and screams and us having to pay for a barely finished haircut.
Until we came across the Moroccan Barber’s Facebook page. We decided to try them out and what would you know, our son is almost 100% comfortable having his hair cut here. Continue reading “Our Moroccan Barber Grooming Experience”
Thelma is a single mom with two grandchildren. In her late forties, she decided she wanted to become an ultra runner. In this year’s Comrades Up-Run she will be running her 5th. The goal, for now, is to reach 10. Each year the running the Comrades has been different. I sat her down for a quick Q&A just before Comrades 2016.
When the entries for Comrades 2016 opened and I entered, I reached out to her for guidance and advice. Then when I decided that it wasn’t happening this last year, Thelma was Continue reading “Tips on surviving your first Comrades by Thelma”