Top Summer Packing Tips with Otterbox

“Let’s getaway for the weekend” I said. “It’ll be great! We’ll just chuck a few things into a bag and off we go” 2 full days of packing, 3 near divorce incidents, one husband disappearing for a haircut just as you are about to pull out of the driveway and…

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Every Summer has a story – this is mine

My mum asked me 2 days ago if I had given up blogging. “Yikes” I thought aloud!!!! “No Mum, life just got in the way” “You’re dead right” she replied – Mum’s are good like that. And now I find myself here at my kitchen table in an extraordinarily quiet…

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Smooth Summa’ Pops for the whole Family

The ice-cream van is much maligned in this house. A little piece of me dies every time I hear the familiar, gut-wrenching jingle. It normally signals begging, pleading, imploring and general freaking out from the under 5 footers & it also normally occurs at either dinner or bedtime. I, of…

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Summer Ahoy – The perfect time to start

I sit staring at my phone. With a feeling of mild trepidation, fear and worry. No I’m not willing it to ring……sitting solemnly waiting for that call that will deliver some life altering news and send me in a trajectory unheard of and unknown to the likes of ordinary me.…

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Infused Waters for the Summa’ Time

There have been several moments over the last week where I have suspected that there is a cat after taking up residence in my mouth – you know that dried out, furry feeling your tongue gets when you are dehydrated and you have to peel it from the roof of…

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