Just over a year ago now, I shared a blog here with you all, opening myself up to you with a pain my family has been struggling with for four years now. Something that has broken us into a million pieces and left us lost, heartbroken and down right angry. Continue reading
After a rough week and a tougher than usual past few weeks, we had a weekend free of plans to do whatever we liked. Why stay around home with the kids like caged lions when we can hook the caravan up and get away for a night. So that’s exactly what we did. A spontaneous idea we only had two days before, and doing it really paid off for the weekend. Continue reading
2 (of a person) having given up all hope; despairing
synonyms; defeated, beaten,vanquished, overpowered, overwhelmed, subdued, demoralised, crushed, dishonoured, ruined, crippled.
Mummy blogging isn’t something I personally like to expose myself with. It puts you on the line for judgement and opinions, and those things can make you feel like an even shittier parent than what you’re already feeling yourself. Like we need someone else to point that out for us right? I prefer to keep the positive vibes going, staying positive and battling through parenthood with my husband there to help me out. But the past weeks have seemingly grown tougher and tougher. Today, I’ve felt more broken than ever in parenting. Continue reading
Back in December of 2015, I went for my routine Pap smear to have my results come back abnormal. I tested positive to CIN III. My cervix was literally covered in abnormal cells. Surgery was required to treat the abnormalities on my cervix and I’d never been so afraid in my life. Surgery for me was a first. It was all unknown to me [ see blog post “A First For Everything”]. But I did it, and now comes the time to start having follow up appointments to ensure the procedure has worked. Continue reading
When we bought our home in 2014, the kitchen was by far the worst room in the home. Think yellow bench tops, brown cabinets, oven that didn’t work, stove top that didn’t work completely, water rotted shelves, pink lino flooring. Yep she was a real treat. Continue reading
What some of you don’t know, is that every fortnight weekend our home of 4 turns into our home of 6. Our home becomes a full house, full of kids with adventurous souls. It gets loud, it gets crazy, it gets heart warming and it gets fun. Continue reading