no please don’t cry… again…

I'm tired. No. I'm exhausted. I'm so exhausted that I'm tired. I don't even remember what a full night's sleep is, let alone half a night's sleep. Maddie has always been the better sleeper, niggling once at about 2am or so, but then settling very quickly after I give her her bottle. Alex has always …

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on being a mom of 3, whilst holding onto the last tendrils of my sanity

I've been a mom to 3 kidlets for almost 13 months now. THIRTEEN MONTHS. 2 of those kidlets are the same age. Yeah, it's been fun. I've learnt quite a bit in the past few months, and I'd like to share those 'learnings' with you... Cars do indeed go on fumes. They don't go for …

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where did 2015 go?

Just hang on a second, I'm trying to figure out where the last 8 months have disappeared to. The twins are 6 months old, SIX MONTHS OLD. Not that I'm complaining, as the older they get, the more 'adult' food they eat, so the less (expensive) formula they drink! But it feels like the year …

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i really did want to push

I read a blog post yesterday that got me to thinking about my 2 pregnancies and subsequent births. Both were planned c-sections, but that was never the original plan. When I fell pregnant with M-L in February 2009, the plan was a natural birth. I wasn't on a medical aid, and natural birth is far …

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all the tireds this morning

When you have babies, lack of sleep is a given. I forgot just how much of a given it is *yawn* I have had several nights of pretty awful sleep, but these last 2 nights have really had it in for me *yawn*. Wednesday night - the twins went down around 6-6:30pm, their normal time. …

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