This month, we have been concentrating on our passions and talents and finding ways to share our value. My passion and talent sweet spot lies within design and IT. So today, I want to show you how to use Mac’s Pages to create printable PDFs.
For those that blog and use a Mac, you might find the tutorial useful. For those that use Pages*, you might discover some thing you didn’t know. Continue reading
If you follow us on Instagram or Facebook you might have seen these lovely photos we posted on Friday.
Weren’t we having a FABULOUS day! Delicious bubbly to celebrate being picked as finalists in the 2014 Bupa Blog Awards at a lovely place in the city and no children! We had uninterrupted conversations and for a short moment I remembered how easy things once were.
This however, was my highlight reel. To get to this point, bubbles in hand and adult conversation under way, took a fair bit of effort. Getting my little human to daycare went something along these lines, enjoy: Continue reading
This post is a once off and I am sharing this story with you because there is a slight chance it might help someone else.
I’m 33 and healthy. I think everyone who knows me would vouch that I am fit AND healthy actually. Fairly sleep deprived but we’re getting on top of that. I exercise most days, I like being active and I see a personal trainer once a week. I am heavily into nutrition and eat a healthy, balanced diet.
I also have a strong family history of early-onset heart disease. My father had a mild heart attack when he was 42 and by the time he was 49 had triple by-pass surgery. His father died at 54 on what was his seventh heart attack I believe the story goes. Heart disease is prevalent in his brothers as well. Continue reading
We have some BIG news.
A little while ago, we entered the Bupa blog awards
. We know we are infants in blog land, as new, keen and ever-learning as our babies but we believe in what we are saying. And so we entered.
We believe it’s important to reflect on our identities and how they change through life. We believe it’s important to truly value motherhood. We believe that every single one of us has passions, talent and purpose that deserve to be recognised and put to good use. And it turns out, other people believe in us and the things we stand for too.
There are issues that divide this nation. Which way the toilet paper roll should be hung. Whether the toothpaste should be squeezed from top or bottom. Whether the toilet seat should be left up or down. Okay, maybe these are issues that just divide my household.
But there is one topic that comes around this time of year guaranteed to polarise opinion: HALLOWEEN Continue reading