Today marks thirty nine months of providing my darling Fox with nourishment and comfort via breastfeeding. Every time I post a monthly update about our breastfeeding journey I think it will be the last and yet somehow, here I am doing another. Last month my Instagram post was reported by someone for being against community... Continue Reading →
Raising children who are financially responsible is something that is really important to Richie and I. Over the years we have tried various ways to aid in teaching them the value of money – from chore charts and cash pocket money, to having their own bank accounts under my financial institution and more recently having their own debit cards with an app specifically geared towards children. We didn’t really have any issues at all with our previous provider but Mia just turned 14 and Eli 13 so when their annual membership came up for renewal we decided to give the new kid on the block, ZAAP, a try....
We have all been there. Opened an email, a message or a DM and then BAM the toddler needs you. Other life things come up and before you know it days have passed without replying if you do in fact even remember to. I get it, I do it all the time. This year though... Continue Reading →
On Tuesday night I sat in my bath and cried. The kind of ugly cry you do when you are just done with being strong and putting on your game face. Earlier that day I sat in Foxie's room, watching Richie play with him and I felt this intense sadness. The words I am profoundly unhappy actually came out of my mouth. It should have been a beautiful moment but there I was, just completely disconnected and unable to see past my feelings.