As they say, one man’s meat is another’s poison. You order from a store and you get great stuff and someone else orders and it’s a nightmare come to life. No one likes to ever admit they got a bad deal, we always only want to show off the good deals but that’s not real … More Instagram Buys: Yetroselane
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This week we are “celebrating this crazy hectic, full life we call motherhood. Sometimes we are so keen on trying to find other things to call ourselves and other occupations to identify with that we lose sight of the significance & beauty & strength of just being…
“I like your face,” she said in wonder. I stopped in my tracks and blinked in surprise at her honest expression. “Your make-up is so well done.” “Oh thank you,” I breathed with a smile. That made more sense. I never think there is anything wonderful about my face. It is roundish with a flat, … More Mummy Moment #32: On Sharing with a Stranger
Like most children when I was young, it was tough getting me to eat. So my mum (and my aunt assigned to take care of me) would come up with many ploys to get me to eat up. This was one of their tricks. They told me I didn’t get to eat my protein until … More Mummy moment #31: 9 things Mummy did that I thought I wouldn’t do as a parent
“Mummy, are you going to hang that up?” “Hang what up dear?” Distracted as usual. I’ve been in nesting mode lately. No, I’m not expecting. I just feel like my home needs a facelift. So I’m getting my dining furniture re-upholstered today (where is that darn carpenter sef?) and I’m buying a few new throw … More Mummy Moment #30: My Greatest Accomplishment
I found this facebook post from Alanya Kolberg and I thought to share my thoughts because I am absolutely with her. 1000%. And I’ll tell you why after the cut. One time I took my boys to the pool, we took our water toys along. Because there was no way to control them, the other kids pounced … More On teaching kids not to share
M: Mummy can I have a sheet of your drawing paper. I want to draw something. Me: (Distracted) Please use the other paper (A4). M: But I want to draw something Me: You can draw with the normal paper. Don’t waste my paper. Go. M: Alright. (Goes away for bit ) M: Mummy? See. Me: … More Mummymomment: That mumlife struggle
A lady on facebook once posted about how she bought some cucumbers to take home but because the guy sat beside her was looking at her suspiciously, she quickly brought it out and began to munch away. It’s like ever since the news broke about a certain beauty queen’s unfortunate sex tape with a cucumber, … More This Cucumber Situation
Hello darlings? How have you been? It’s been crazy as usual at my end. Hectic work, study, mummy duties and then sick. In fact I am right now in the middle of crafting a 3000 word essay on employee burnout – how apt! So I came down with the flu over the past 2 weeks. … More Mummy Moments: Recession proof tea!
When I was younger, I remember many silly but inventive games we played. While I had older siblings from whom I learnt these games, I am often left amazed as to how D and J manage to come up with them. I mean, I don’t sing into the fan and neither does Hubs. And we … More Which is more annoying?