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Last minute gift ideas

last minute gift ideas

Okay. So, if you’re like me, your year-end has been absolute madness. That means I have not had the time to figure out exactly what to get everyone for Christmas. The shops are going to be packed, stock may be finished and unique ideas are few and far between. If you cover your bases you […]

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Budgeting in your twenties

budgeting in your twenties

With all the partying and late night Mc Donald’s trips you need to do, you may be struggling to make your allowance last until the end of the month  Alternatively, you could be trying to figure out how to look after a 4-year-old, run a restaurant and build your own brand. Either way, you need […]

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Make the time to have more time

Make time to have more time

As a full-time mom and entrepreneur, I know just how difficult it is finding time. “Finding time?” You may ask. “What time?” If you can relate to this then you know that this time is family time, social time, hubby time, book-reading time, bubble bath-and-a-glass-of-wine time, treat-yo-self time, and plain old me-time. Sometimes life is […]

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TURN OFF – Take a break from technology

take a break from technology

Recently I took a little break from technology (not really by choice) which inspired me to write this piece. So often you see people waiting in line to buy their groceries or a coffee, you see people sitting at restaurants with friends or alone, driving to or from work, even sitting in front of the […]

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Why everybody should own a cat

why everyone should own a cat

Cats are the biggest brats on this planet. There is certainly no denying that, but I believe everyone should own a cat (unless you suffer from a serious allergy. But even then, there are meds for that). There is nothing better than coming home to your feline friend purring at your feet and rubbing their […]

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Beat the Post-Easter Blues!

Are you sitting at home or work right now and feeling as if you have completely dropped the ball on your healthy eating regime after this weekend? Are you wondering how to get back onto the healthy bandwagon even though that last box of Easter eggs is starring at you? If your answers are yes, […]

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The 4-1-1 on Anxiety

Imagine living as though bad consequences were constantly around the corner. Close your eyes, and picture this: A few years ago, you got into a car accident, nobody died or got injured, but the amount of stress that the accident had caused that day has negatively affected your life today – mentally. Every time that […]

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Avoid sugar over Easter weekend

Avoid sugar over easter

There are plenty pins, posts and blogs about how to avoid sugar, eat clean and what substitutes you could try. These are generally for dietary reasons or to keep your family healthy, but what happens when there’s a pre-existing expectation and demand for chocolate eggs wrapped in bright colours and crazy metallics? How do you […]

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#BeBoldForChange

be bold for change

#BeBoldForChange Today is International woman’s day and the theme for this is #BeBoldForChange, they are challenging women to take action that truly drives the change for women. Women have come so far in gaining their rights, being able to take charge of themselves, their bodies and breaking out of the stereotypical view of a woman, however, […]

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The realities of motherhood

motherhood baby mobile

Ah, motherhood – that pregnancy glow, all the ‘firsts’, waking up to a smiling little face, hearing them call your name, changing the poo nappies, cleaning up vomit, sleepless nights and tantrums in the middle of a shopping centre. As much as motherhood is a gift, it is also sometimes an absolute shit show! Now, […]

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