I have just got home from my much needed ‘working’ holiday. I enjoyed 10 relaxing days with my beautiful family in a sunnier place. With my recent study and work load I really needed the break. In that time I did attend the Problogger event, which while crammed full of useful and inspiring material, was two very full on days (possibly a little harder for me as I was in holiday mode). I also managed to take a little time to celebrate my birthday in amongst it all.
I know, I know, my holidays are as busy as regular life lol.
But, there was also lots of time laughing with my cherubs, exploring, and eating. Continue reading
Many mums I know are super busy juggling being an awesome mum with working or just all the demands that they face on a day to day basis. Being a mum is a full time role, so trying to do anything else on top of that is going to drain us.
Often mums are always putting others first as well. They will happily give up a good nights sleep, the last piece of food or even doing what everyone else wants to. This drains us and is not a great way to take care of yourself. If you don’t take care of yourself, then there may not be anyone there to look after your children one day. Continue reading
This time of year can be filled with Christmas events, catch-ups with friends and family, gift shopping and (normally for me) lots of markets. However, today we took time out to spend the day as a family and use a Christmas gift we were given last year (I know, seriously the first chance we have had to use use it).
The gift, a trip for my family of four on the Peppermint Bay Cruise; heading south on a 1.5hr tour, enjoying a four course lunch at the Peppermint Bay restaurant and the return trip home. Here they are waiting to board.