It's birthday season in our home, as from January to April we have all four our birthdays. I am so big on birthdays and love the fuss that goes with planning parties and gifts, but it sure can be a bit taxing. In January its my very own birthday and we usually spend time with … Continue reading Hip Hip Hooray!
It's been a full seven days of no breast-feeding and I have come to the grand realization, with tears in my eyes, that my breast-feeding journey has come to an end. How bittersweet this moment is for me? I know the time is right, each mom and baby will know the time, and I know … Continue reading Hanging up my (breast-feeding) bra
Time has this weird habit of just flying by! Gosh it's almost the middle of January already and I have been terrible at keeping up-to-date with my blogging. Being a working mother of two is sure a busy journey and I am not complaining, just finding it more difficult to find the time to sit … Continue reading It’s a new year
I have been so blessed to be a Mama to two incredible humans, and of course it's so natural for me to want to give them everything their little hearts desire. Just yesterday, Eli, spoke to his granny over the phone and he proceeded to tell her all the gifts he wants for Christmas. I … Continue reading I don’t want to spoil
I never realised just how much I miss writing my thoughts down. For this reason I have truly enjoyed blogging. However being a full time working mama, during marking season, I simply have not had time to sit down and just write. Gosh, I forgot what it was like to work and have motherly duties, … Continue reading I miss you…
Seven months ago I had a baby girl. I know you know this. I know this. Yet I am having to remind myself to be patient with myself and that just seven months ago I gave birth to a healthy and happy baby girl. As I just recently started back at work, I realized even … Continue reading Love thy self!
So I am back! In more ways than one. I am back at work and I am back at making time to write. Yippee! Its been exactly seven months since I have been at work and I thought that I would dread it far more than I am, I am actually enjoying it so much. … Continue reading Back to life!
There are very few things in life that is as "interesting" as raising a toddler. They are truly a special kind of "crazy-wonderful" experience, one you will learn to love and hate simultaneously. I am sure you have heard of the term "terrible-twos" and though I was adamant to call it the "terrific-twos", it was … Continue reading Toddler times
The year has simply flown by. It's been a whirlwind in many ways and one can so easily get distracted by life, that we forget to take a moment to take in all the blessings that has been poured into our lives. I have been going at a crazy pace this year. As I am … Continue reading Grateful heart
I am sure you have heard the expression, "no use crying over spilled milk". Well I am positive these words were not directed to the lactating mother who values her expressed milk above gold. Recently I felt my gold under threat when it was momentarily replaced by formula, and boy oh boy was my reaction … Continue reading Crying over (breast)milk