Mum Life & parenting

Mum Life & parenting is a part of the blog to show all the funny, or not so funny things, which happen when you’re a parent & maybe get a bit of advice too! Your kid stole all your cookies out of the pantry #mumlife. You ended up crying in the laundry, because your child doesn’t like you anymore #mumlife! You are reading this blog on the toilet, because your toddler won’t leave you alone #mumlife!

If I had a $1 for every time I heard this phrase I'd be a millionaire. Christmas is coming up, there are sales and you've got your inbox is being assaulted full of best EVER sales just begging you to BUY BUY BUY! There is one...

Its been a while since i've posted. Life has been busy and i'm going to be honest when I say I haven't felt up to it...

Going back to work after having a baby can be one of the hardest things that parents have to face. For some it's a break to go back to work from the hustle and bustle of being a stay at home parent, but for many...

Nicole Leopold epitomises beauty inside and out. Her strength and positivity are infectious! Just being around her makes you feel so alive! You never would know she had stage-3 breastcancer at 26, not to mention she found out when she was 30 weeks pregnant! When...

I've been watching the TV show Arranged and it has been so eye opening watching different cultures and how they seem to have such a strong village of family around them! The one take-away that i've noticed from the show is how so many of...

We all have that one friend who thinks they’re the perfect parent, but doesn’t actually have kids. Hell, I’ll straight up will admit to being part of that club, before I had Audrey! They like to tell you how their kid would NEVER eat while walking,...

 If you choose to send your children to daycare it can be one of the biggest decisions you face as a parent of a young child. You are giving your most precious cargo to “strangers” and trusting they will look after your little ones, love...

Tonight was one of those nights where you breathe a huge sigh of relief when you tuck your little one into bed at the end of the night! You wish you had wine in the fridge because you would currently be consuming a bottle! Okay...

Last week I had a mini parenting meltdown…It dawned on me for the 100th time in my parenting career, that I really don’t know what i’m doing with this mum gig! My main concern was If I was teaching Audrey enough? I take her to...

My whole life I was a tom boy! I played rugby, snowboarded! I’ve broken more bones that I care to admit and even though i’ll cry over emotional things, I rarely cry when I am hurt. I will be first to admit though that my...