Sweet 16 going on 17. Here’s to a brand new year! 

Good morning!  I’m recently stuck in a quiet state of mind. Being I find it hard to find words to everything going on in my mind & in my life. It’s been an exciting 2016 & I am fully looking forward to embracing 2017!  One major undertask these few months have been Project Moving House.… Continue reading Sweet 16 going on 17. Here’s to a brand new year! 

Mr Postman, is there a holiday card in your bag for me? [GIVEAWAY]

“To send a letter is a good way to go somewhere without moving anything but your heart.”  Phyllis Theroux Hello everyone, I hope that you’ve caught the best of this year end holiday love bug. It’s my absolute favourite time of the year! The streets are aglow, malls are decked out in huge luminous christmas… Continue reading Mr Postman, is there a holiday card in your bag for me? [GIVEAWAY]

Our Montessori Shelf: Activity trays for a 3 YO & 15 MO

It’s official. Today’s the last day of school and the beginning of a long year-end school holiday. I’m actually looking forward to the holidays because it means I’m taking a break from being Bub’s school chauffeur. It’s rather exciting to be able to plan out a few activities I’ve been wanting to try out with… Continue reading Our Montessori Shelf: Activity trays for a 3 YO & 15 MO

The Joy Of Owning Beautiful & Educational Toys

4 years ago, I fell in love with the Montessori philosophy that children should be given beautiful, wooden, well-made toys. It resonated so well with my beliefs & it just made sense. Though 4 years later, realistically it is almost impossible to buy ONLY wooden toys for my boys. We gladly adopt hand-me-downs plastic & battery… Continue reading The Joy Of Owning Beautiful & Educational Toys

Happiness is … the smell of pancakes in the morning

I pictured my pancakes to turn out looking like a pancake photoshoot image. But again, I’m cooking with a 3 year old. Bubs suggested using yogurt to replace our usual honey. He mixed the batter, scooped them into the pan, we flipped the pancakes together & he sliced up the bananas. I love how mornings… Continue reading Happiness is … the smell of pancakes in the morning

‘My Family’ DIY Magnet Themed Fridge Activity For Kids

Our family spends a lot of time in & around the kitchen. My boys’ favourite hang out is the fridge. They seem to have an invisible radar that alerts them whenever I open the fridge, especially for snacks or to rummage in the vegetable shelf to get a sneak peek into what’s for dinner. I… Continue reading ‘My Family’ DIY Magnet Themed Fridge Activity For Kids

Every day is an adventure waiting to happen

Evan is growing up to be quite a bubbly wee explorer and the world (in this case, our neighbourhood) is his oyster! After breakfast, he’d drag me to the shoe rack and in his baby language, pester me to put on his shoes. “Go!” he would babble with such persistence until we all got ready… Continue reading Every day is an adventure waiting to happen