Category: motherhood

Growing up.

Doing up my children's room has been a great way to acknowledge that my children are getting older. Have a look at what I did to their room!

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Encouragement.

As tears rolled down my face on Monday night, I had come to the end of myself. Homeschooling, the reality of isolation, tantrums from a 6 year old, my 8 year old acting like a surly teenager and a disagreement with my partner had left me feeling…empty. Empty and sad. I knew this wasn’t going…

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New year, new me? Not quite.

Have you managed to keep your new years resolution? Or have you forgotten your resolve and that commitment has already fallen by the wayside? Or do you not even bother? It is a strange thing how every year we make promise to change something about ourselves? To “improve” or “let go” or do something crazy…

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Motherhood so far.

This morning, I sent my two little cherubs off to school with their father. Two boys that are now six and four.  Has it been easy? No. Has it been the best time of my life? Yes. You have to understand that I did not want to become a mother, that does not mean I…

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Mum guilt vs. Dad guilt

My partner and I were discussing when we should do shopping tomorrow, he wanted to go straight after dropping our eldest off to school but I said I can’t go with him until after I had taken our youngest to playgroup in the morning. My youngest son has been asking me in his cutest voice…

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