Surviving the Madness

Browsing Category:

Parenting

Parenting

How I survived going back to work

Hi y’all. So sorry for the silence but it’s been a hectically busy few weeks over here. In preparation for going back to work not only had I been pumping like a cow, I was also struggling to get The Potato to take the bottle. Guys, I was stressed. When we dropped her at my mother-in-law’s house on Monday morning I ugly cried in the car, which upset The Munchkin a bit. So I quickly pulled myself towards myself.  But I was so very worried that she would not take the  ...

Continue Reading

Parenting

My toddler’s favourite shows on Netflix

At the end of November I signed up for the one free month of Netflix soley for the purpose of watching the Gilmore Girls revival. I was home alone on maternity leave with nothing else to do than watch it all in one go while I still had a baby that slept through anything and everything all day. Now I knew how Netflix worked in general. But I didn’t know it had useful little features like each person in the house could have their own profile and they had a dedicated kids section. So The  ...

Continue Reading

Parenting

My toddler’s ears are broken!

After a particularly frustrating morning with The Munchkin, I Googled “How to get your toddler to listen”, because y’all this child’s ears are broken! By 7:30am both mine and The Husband’s collective cools had left the damn building. I hadn’t even had my coffee yet. Lord help me! I find myself shouting so often because he just refuses to listen. Here’s a scenario for you: He’s thrown out a box of toys but has finished playing with it and moved  ...

Continue Reading

Best Buy, Parenting, Reviews

Best Buy: The Ubuntu Baba baby carrier

Guys, firstly,  before I get into this Ubuntu Baba review, I wanted to let you know I’m changing The Peanut’s nickname to The Potato because honestly that’s what she gets called at home and it’s more fitting. Also, I really love potatoes. Anyway… In the last few months of my pregnancy I was researching baby carriers quite hectically. You see with The Munchkin I had a long stretchy wrap like the Noonoo Pie but I just didn’t have lus for the endless  ...

Continue Reading

error: Content is protected !!