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Bullet journalling: Getting started

A couple of weeks ago I introduced you to my new favourite way to procrastinate… I mean plan my life…

Bullet journaling is a trend particularly in the US and Europe and it is taking South Africa by storm one journal at a time. A small example is simply finding the perfect journal. When I got into this almost 6 months ago there was pretty much one supplier of my favourite brand of journal in South Africa. Now these guys are constantly out of stock and a whole line-up of new suppliers has entered the market. I predict that by next year this time you will find everything you need in your favourite stationary supplier without having to do (often costly imported) online shopping…

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Out in the big bad world

I have been sharing quite a bit on social media about my current quest to live a little healthier. I have been running (except when I’m not) and cutting down on sugar (except when I eat chocolates while hiding from my kids) and just generally trying to be more conscious of what I put in my body (except when I drink wine)…

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The last firsts

They say that “it is not what you do for your children but what you have taught them to do for themselves.”

I first fell pregnant at 25 and was excited and eager to teach my children independence and have them excel at everything they do in life. Then my little girl was born and the first few years of the journey with her has honestly been one of discovery, wonder and complete and utter panic…

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Procrastination playlist - December 2016

Only a couple of days until Christmas and to get you in the Christmas spirit, here are a few gems on the WWW this month…

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Lukewarm parenting

“Never waver! Be strong! Don’t hesitate to stand up for what you believe in. As a parent you have to teach your children the difference between RIGHT and WRONG.”

But not today. Today I applaud lukewarm parents.
I want to honour the average.
Congratulate the common.
Sing the praises of the standard.
Run of the mill.

Everyday I see mom’s annihilate each other on social media and in the real world because their views are scalding hot or ice cold on a certain topic. Let’s just stop. Here are 4 parenting topics about which we can all just calm the duck down and have a lukewarm point of view…

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Procrastination playlist - October 2016

Another week is almost at its end and Christmas is only 73 sleeps away! Celebrate by enjoying some of our favourite things on the WWW this month…

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