What it took

And this is what it took For family bonds to be restored For homes to be taken care of For those odd jobs to be done And this is what it took For puzzles to be dusted off For forts to be built For more books to be read And this is what it took … Continue reading What it took

New Chapter

It’s been three months since our new chapter began, with hubby coming home to be with the kids & invest more energy into his business, and I jumped back into a full time role in the corporate space. Three months of adjusting, three months of working out our new normal, three months of finding our … Continue reading New Chapter

The Rock

You are the rock, Solid and stable You are the rock, Strong and able You are the rock, Brave and bold You are the rock, Power you hold But should you be left unprotected for long, Is there not a chance, you will get weathered and worn? How are you preserving yourself? What protection mechanisms … Continue reading The Rock

Perspective

This week I’ve been a bit in my head about how present I’ve been with the kids in terms of playtime & outings / activities, versus how much I’ve been trying to get bits done around the house, doing some work on my business, reorganising finances, talking on the phone etc. I was questioning myself … Continue reading Perspective

Us

Yesterday, we had a whole day of just us 💛 We were so grateful to have my wonderful in-laws offer to have the kids for the day so that we could finish building the kids main Christmas present, & to clean & sort the house for Christmas dinner tomorrow night, to prep for events after … Continue reading Us

Losing Patience

Tonight I lost my patience. When the usual bedtime antics went on longer than I could handle, with having had a testing few weeks, having done a full day plus the dinner and bedtime routine solo, and having things on my mind that I wanted to get done (for the kids) once the kids went … Continue reading Losing Patience