• Husband and wife holding hands. What is a good wife

    What Kind of Wife Are You?


    Recently a woman put up a legitimate question on a forum that consists of mostly mums and wives, and lots of them.  She made mention that she made her husbands sandwiches each day and was asking…

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    I am a 2017 Bupa Australia Blog Awards Finalist!


    I have to say I was slightly shocked in my week of dizziness a few weeks back to receive an email saying that I was a 2017 Bupa Australia Blog Awards Finalist!  I mean, does anyone…

  • effective ways to build resilience in our children

    Building Resilience In Our Kids


    I have incredibly strong kids.  They are strong in so many ways, but are they resilient kids?  Both my children will speak their mind, say no, speak what they feel but when it comes to recovering…

  • anixety and stress and taking care of me

    When I Needed To Take Care of Me


    Many of us understand as mums and as people, we tend to put others needs above our own.  We care about our loved ones and how they are coping and this last week I hit a…

  • the fine line of parenting and a mother talking to her children

    The Fine Line of Parenting


    I never thought parenting was going to be easy but I didn’t realise how far in every direction I would be pushed and pulled within my parenting abilities.  Welcome to the fine line of parenting!  Trying…

  • Fathers day coffee and gift

    Father’s Day Last Minute Gift Ideas


    If you are like me, you need Father’s Day last minute gift ideas, because if you were following along last year, I forgot Fathers Day altogether.  Yep, you can read all about how I forgot Father’s Day. …

  • Family together looking out as they changing schools and relocating the kids

    Changing Schools and Relocating Kids


    Our family is on a new pathway, finally!  We will be changing schools and relocating the kids.  We are all hugely excited about our new journey for the family but with any big changes, it is…

  • being kinder to mums girls hugging in the field

    Is it Time To Be Kinder To Mums?


    Have you thought recently that it is time to be kinder to mums?  For decades women have been forging the way forward for equal rights and for choices.  In days gone by a woman’s place was…