Our Road Trip

          We travelled from The Grampians, to Keith, and this morning to Port Elliott. Beautiful part of Australia.

Good reasons for beautiful jewellery

My Big Girl Turns 8

I can hardly believe that my first baby, Casey, is now 8. And it gets worse…..she is getting so big and so independent. She started basketball on the weekend, and ditched her glasses in favour of contact lenses for the game! Unbelievable. What a lovely little girl. So funny, and energetic, determined, sensitive and caring. […]

The Great Rewards of Running Your Own Business

I have spent all 18 years of my working career up until a year ago working in a Corporate environment. I have worn a suit to work, travelled on public transport, worked long hours, completed a business degree and MBA, spent far too many hours in meetings, travelled domestically and internationally, eaten many business dinners […]

Back to Kinder

My 4 year old is back to kinder tomorrow and so excited about it. So excited in fact, there was a full dress rehearsal held yesterday and my older daughter took photo’s. Here are a couple: Tomorrow is therefore the beginning of the back to school routine (well half of it, Casey goes back on […]

Why are you always working Mum?

I think sometimes it is difficult for the children of working parents. I have mostly worked throughout my parenting years to date, not always full-time, but at least 2 or 3 days a week. With 3 children now, the youngest of which is 10 months old, our family circumstances have recently changed. I am now […]

The Balance – quality time with the kids and managing a business

What is your definition of quality time with your children? It means very different things to different people. Particularly at this time of year, when the children are on school holiday’s. Business goes on too. I have a few of my own ideas about what quality time means to me. We are all driven by […]