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You don’t have to win every battle …

August 13, 2013


If there is a phrase I have come to appreciate and rely on more and more during this parenting gig, it would be the little gem …. you don’t have to win every battle, to win the war Not saying, that life should be considered a war-zone nor a state of hostility the norm … […]

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5 reasons why Mums should NEVER catch colds …

July 12, 2013


I’ve got a cold. And it’s making me feel all yucky and miserable. Although I’m certainly less croaky than I was yesterday, I did spend a good deal of time in my therapeutically steaming hot shower tonight considering why it is so unfair for Mums to succumb to head colds. Indeed, I could rattle off […]

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I couldn’t help but listen …

July 9, 2013


A little while back I mentioned that people watching was a fun time-passing activity that I liked to engage in. It’s still up there as one of my favourite hobbies (right alongside Bingo, sleeping and app-hunting) and I’m always open to learning about human behaviour through observation. Love it! Sometimes though, the whole watching thing […]

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Snapshot of a Syd-e-knee quick holiday – Wordless Wednesday

July 3, 2013


For a few years now, the kids and I have holidayed once each year with family friends. It’s a hoot! This year, we decided to go on a short P&O cruise that left from Sydney and sailed out to sea and back for 3 nights. We added an extra 3 nights to our stay in […]

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A bribe by any other name ….

June 25, 2013


I’m telling you now, upfront and out there, that I happen to be more than ok with bribing your kids. Why? Because, it usually works. When many other strategies fail. Of course the abovementioned bribery can and does come in many guises … often we call this type of ploy a ‘reward’ or ‘incentive’ when […]

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So how does yours start?

May 28, 2013


For me, it¬†always starts the same ….. Throat a little sore …. Throat a lot sore …… Increasingly difficult to swallow …… Head beginning to get a little cloudy and focusing on anything becomes harder than it should. Thoughts of ‘whoa, it might be coming’ but then I’ll take aggressive measures to ward off the […]

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