What I’m Reading: Wolf Hall & Bring Up The Bodies by Hilary Mantel

For as long as I can remember, I’ve loved to read. My Mum was a big reader and our house was always filled with books. It’s family lore that no-one taught me to read, I simply picked it up as […]

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What to Buy for Baby (and what to skip) – FREE PRINTABLE

Now that we are three kids deep into parenthood, we seem to have hit our stride on what to buy for babies and what to skip. Recently I was in a big box store picking up a couple of essentials […]

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10 Parents You’ll Meet at the Playground

One of the rites of passage in parenthood is spending countless hours at the local playground or park in an attempt to give your children some physical exercise. Once you’ve accumulated enough hours pushing a child on the swings, or […]

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Y Not: the trials of joining a gym as a parent

In an effort to retain some semblance of sanity and shift my winter weight gain (from 2013), I decided that this year, I’d become a gym-goer. Why now? Part of it was setting an example for our kids for maintaining […]

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In Our Shoes

Last week I had a few rare baby- and kid-free hours, so I hit my favourite local consignment store. We have a couple of weddings to go to this summer and one of the things I gave up when I […]

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