Igniting your creativity spark

IDEAS TO GET YOUR CREATIVITY BACK

Regaining your creative spark is possible by engaging in several activities that would surely awaken your imagination.
Co-Sleeping. When your bed is no longer YOUR bed

IS CO-SLEEPING FINE FOR THE FAMILY?

Co-sleeping with your children is a decision that your family alone will make. Educating yourselves on the safety concerns will ensure a good night sleep.
Online Etiquette

SIMPLE TIPS FOR ONLINE ETIQUETTE FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY

Online space would be a lot more pleasant if people used common sense, were careful about their social tone and practiced some good ole’ good manners
Saturdays, Schmaturdays!

TIPS TO MAKE YOUR SATURDAYS MORE ENJOYABLE

Families find that their Saturdays are busy as usual. By being organised and learning how to prioritise things, weekends will become manageable.
Me Time! Is there such a thing?

TOP TIPS TO MAKE ‘ME TIME’ A REALITY

Me time is an important aspect for mothers that they must purse in spite of the many responsibilities involved in raising children.
Summer beauty tips

TOP BEAUTY TIPS FOR THIS SUMMER

Summer is on its way and this means long days in the sun – enjoying the beach or backyard. Here are tips to keep yourself healthy and beautiful during the hot days.
School holiday ideas to save your sanity!

FUN SCHOOL HOLIDAY IDEAS TO SAVE YOUR SANITY!

List of great ideas to keep the kids entertained all day.
Ahh! I need play-date ideas!

YOUR SOLUTION TO THE PERFECT PLAY-DATE

Putting aside our needs as adults to interact and get out of the house, play-dates are also important for the social development of our little ones.
Help! My child hates reading.

TIPS FOR CHILDREN WHO HATE READING

There is this enormous amount of information and research on why it’s important to read to kids, and expose them to a world of literacy from a young age.
Chicken Soup Is Good For The Winter Soul.

DELICIOUS CHICKEN SOUP RECIPE TO TRY THIS WINTER

Here is a recipe for an easy and delicious wintery soup. Pack with it fresh garlic and chilli if you are suffering the dreaded sniffles
Getting picky eaters to eat well

HOW TO GET YOUR PICKY EATER TO EAT WELL

In an ideal world, my children would eat only organic, fresh food. I would bake everything from scratch.
My firstborn is starting school

My firstborn is starting school

Since the day my firstborn entered the world, my every decision and every thought has been centred around what’s best for her, and what fits perfectly with her needs. Now its time for her to start school.
Making the most of the mundane

Making the most of the mundane

Enjoying the ‘every day’ with our kids.
Flying solo

Flying solo

A week of looking after the kids by yourself.
Doing it all. Finding balance within the family home.

Doing it all. Finding balance within the family home.

I’ve experienced several sides of this spectrum. I’ve been a fulltime stay-at-home-mum, a work-from-home-mum and a working-mum. Each has it’s pros and cons. Each just as exhausting as the other and each just as rewarding as the other. Contradicting I know!
Cenovis welcomes Baby Mac to our new Mum’s Corner blog. Cenovis welcomes Baby Mac to our new Mum’s Corner blog.

Cenovis welcomes Baby Mac to our new Mum’s Corner blog.

As a Mum of two young girls my days (and nights) are spent running around for everyone else. Whether it’s getting washing on – that somehow MAGICALLY appears in everyone’s drawers clean and folded.