The sun awaits us

In just over a week we will be jetting off to Cairns for our first family holiday. At 3 months old, it’s going to be interesting how Ripley takes to flying. Some of the things I’m really looking forward to doing are It’s been more than 18 months since we’ve had a holiday so it’s…

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The Liebster Award

What is the Liebster Award? I was nominated for a Liebster Award! What is a Liebster Award? It’s a nomination given to smaller bloggers by other smaller bloggers . It’s a fun way to be recognized and acknowledge other bloggers, as well as help readers discover great content as well! I was nominated by Angela…

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Living small with a baby

I’m probably starting to sound like a broken record but I’m increasingly seeing bloggers talking about living small with a baby. We are set up with an expectation that babies need a lot of ‘things’ and that as parents, its our job to provide them. But when you really examine this, is it true? No….

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What is meaningful to you?

I read this post this morning and loved it! Defining your success and happiness by the size of your house or your possessions is quickly becoming a thing of the past. While many still yearn for it, so many others are finding the joy in less. Helping others is a key part of happiness, because…

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Time is such a precious commodity

It strikes me in the early morning hours when I get up to feed and change my screaming son that while I wish he’d sleep through the night, the time is passing so quickly and I will never have this time again. Lately all I have been thinking about is time. I spend about 8 hours…

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