Tag: Parenting

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

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

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,

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

Balance & boundaries

Life is all about setting boundaries to create balance. It is also about recognising when we need to set those boundaries, and when we are out of balance. For me, I would love to paint at every spare moment that I have (around looking after our 3 little ones), but

Keeping house

I have had such a productive day today (stay with me… I promise there’s a point to what may appear as gloating)… I have done: 4 loads of washing, thoroughly cleaned our ensuite (well overdue!), put away the piles of clothes accumulating in our dressing room, put away a pile

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