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#GreenMom- 5 Everyday household items that is a waste of money

My journey to living a healthy, minimalistic lifestyle has naturally led me to question the most common of practices we do on a daily basis as a society. What I have learned is that often times, many of the things Read more…


Stop judging the way I raise my children

This weekend was my birthday. Slap bang on a Saturday with family coming over. Also, clever me decided to have the festivities start from 11:30am- round about the time the youngest goes down for a nap normally. By 12:30 Zoe Read more…


Set Yourself Free (Just Do It!)

Set yourself free from your own limiting beliefs. If you are not taking the actions you need to be or want to be taking, try not to beat yourself up about it. Telling yourself that you are a loser and Read more…


Choosing your battles wisely

We have to choose our battles. We have to pick the ones that are really worth fighting for and let everything else go. You don’t have enough time on this planet to be right about everything – because usually when Read more…


8 Things to Give Up in Order to be Happy

GUILT… Guilt is unproductive, but it is rampant. Making decisions based on not wanting to feel guilty will not make us happy. Pleasing others. When there is nothing to dislike about you, but there is nothing to like either. It’s impossible Read more…


That Dog Mama Life

If you’ve been a regular reader here for a while, it’s likely you already know I have two of the cutest dogs in SA. Well, one is a full grown ass Doberman named Kenzo and a little ISIS terrorist named Read more…


Dreams,changes and passions

Let’s be honest about this – we are living in a world full of sudden and unexpected changes. From our little dreams when we were kids to the things we ought to do for the week, it only shows that Read more…


When the problem is WANTING…

Sometimes I think that the trick to living a happy life is to stop wanting things. If only you could not want anything, not even happiness, then you could be happy. But then you end up wanting to not-want, which is maybe one of the weirdest paradoxes ever. How does one achieve a state of not-wanting?


I’m done being busy…

Tonight I was cruising around on Pinterest because hey! I’m a boring 30-something mom and that’s what I do when I can’t sleep. Which, by the way, is every night, meaning that I’ve developed a bit of a Pinterest habit, Read more…


A little life hack to help you feel grateful today.

When was the last time you looked up at the stars? This may sound cliche, but seriously, do you even remember when you last looked up there? When I look up, it completely grounds me. It reminds me that I’m Read more…