Love the life you live!

Love the life you live!

There are times when my Instagram feed makes me long to be out enjoying the beauty of nature in the early morning! But that is not my life right now! Right now I have the privilege to curl up with my precious girl, watching the light bring out the beautiful red tinge...
Backyard Landscaping: Pt 1

Backyard Landscaping: Pt 1

When we bought our house we were very happy with the house and the size of the block. The backyard needed work! At least a quarter of the back yard was framed & netted off as a cat run. The frame also supported a PVC pipe aqueduct which appeared to ensure a closed...
Being Me

Being Me

How does one answer the age-old question of ‘who am I?’ Yes, I’m going all existential on you! I know that I am a believer, a daughter, a sister, a wife, a mother, a friend, a niece, an aunt, a cousin, a sister-in-law, a godmother… these are fairly...
Look who’s back!

Look who’s back!

So the ‘new baby’ hiatus got extended far longer than I ever intended it to. I’ve written plenty in the last 9 months… Unfortunately the bulk of it was written in my head as I fed my little girl in the dark, not wanting to disturb her or hubby...
Gratitude

Gratitude

{I wrote this on 31.9.13, about a week before Cheeky Chops was born. With all the stopping and starting of birthing practice that was going on I didn’t get around to posting it at the time. I hope sharing this snippet of my journey can help others traveling a...
Relaxin – friend or foe?

Relaxin – friend or foe?

One of the things I find most challenging about pregnancy and breast-feeding is what my body is capable of (or no longer capable of in my case) due to the effects of the relaxin hormone. I understand that when it comes to bub growing the relaxin hormone is necessary...
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