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One of the worst things you can say to your preschooler

I read an article in the past couple of weeks {which I can’t find now to reference} that listed the top worst things you can say to your small child. One of them was hurry up. Dear person who wrote the … Continue reading

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How’s you?

Today is R U OK? day in Australia. The R U OK? Foundation is a not-for-profit organisation asks Australia to be even better mates to end suicide. There are almost 2,500 suicides in Australia each year. We have one of the highest rates of … Continue reading

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From the back seat

A couple of bubba-isms to brighten your mid week. With a bonus one to make you realise that parenting is all about having no shame, no secrets, and no privacy. Love Bug has recently been very firm with her love. She’ll hold … Continue reading

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What makes you happy?

Here are some of the moments in each of the past 8 days which have made me happy. Are you playing along with #100happydaysagain? It’s the photo challenge to follow on from either #100happydays or #100morehappydays. Taking a moment to focus on … Continue reading

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As a special treat mumma

Love Bug is really unwell so instead of getting up 20 times again tonight, I said she could sleep in my bed. As most of you will know, that is something that usually only happens on Saturdays. It’s only Friday. As … Continue reading

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Scary dream spray

    With scary dreams seemingly plaguing Love Bug at the moment, I’ve taken drastic measures and made some extra special mumma recipe scary dream spray.   For parents who need a little of this in their lives, here’s how: … Continue reading

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Grandpa has dinosaurs in heaven

Of all the precious comments that come from the back seat of the car, I think this is my favourite. Love Bug and I were talking about dinosaurs. She was being a friendly girl dinosaur, roaring and saying she would … Continue reading

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