Our Summer Holiday Fun With Telstra 4G

Summer LovingThis is a sponsored post for Telstra.Take some time to escape ...But before you do check out this e-book for some fabulous travel ideas from Aussie mums ...Oh look I'm in a Telstra advert!!Visit http://telstra4gwifi.com.au/ to view the Telstra e-book which is jam packed full … [Read more...]

Flying Solo

FFS FridaySo what has been giving me the shits this week?I have been wanting to get a pixie hair cut for years ... FFSI cut my long hair off 3 years ago into a bob and HB didn't speak to me for a week ... FFSLuckily it grows back super fast and roll on another 3 years, and it was back to long ... … [Read more...]

We Quit Nothing

I Quit Sugar, Low Carb, Fat Free, Meal Replacements ... It's all Bullshit. Written by HB.Together we lost 32kgs and kept it off for over a year nowThe Wife of Awesome’s 12WBT journey in 2012 and 2013 was a well-documented exercise (pun intended) as was my freeloading ride on the side. … [Read more...]

Goodbye 2013

FFS FridayKeeping it simpleSo what has been giving me the shits this week ...2013 was emotionally the hardest year of my life ... FFSI went from being a full time busy mum of 4, to a mum of one little toddler ... FFSThe heartache never lessens ... FFSThankfully though we ended 2013 on a high ... No … [Read more...]

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas & A Happy New YearIt's that time of year when I reflect back on the year that has gone, and unfortunately I am not sad to see it go. Not one little bit, and I will welcome 2014 with open arms. Once again I am thankful for everyone that continues to read along. Even though the … [Read more...]

Celebrate Christmas with Woolworths Gold

Have Yourself A Merry Little ChristmasThis is a sponsored post for Woolworths.Christmas this year will be very different for us compared to previous years. Traditionally, we have spent it with our six children and extended family but this year it is just the three of us up here in beautiful Darwin. … [Read more...]

First Family Fun Run

Run Santa Run. Maggie stole the show.Well, kind of. She made into today's newspaper.Yesterday, we donned on our Santa suits and participated in our first family fun run. We didn't bother taking the pram as Maggie always wants to run with us now, and I figured she could give it a go.We put on … [Read more...]

To My Husband On His 40th Birthday

Happy 40th BirthdayDear Brad, I bought your birthday card this week, it's shiny, sparkly and gold.A complete and utter parody of the past four months of our lives.We always knew our union of souls was never going to be an easy ride.But we grabbed each others hands and jumped in head first, … [Read more...]

Moving to Darwin

Darwin Here We ComeIf only I could read the wine deals properly belowActually we were supposed to move to Darwin almost 7 months ago. HB received a great job offer but when we weighed up the financial and emotional costs of relocating 3 teens and a toddler the offer just wasn't worth it. Fast … [Read more...]