For the longest time, I have promised that I’d write a blog post sharing what we did to get rid of our debt and most recently, how we have managed to start saving towards our South American travels. It hasn’t been an overnight success but...

In case you missed my InstaStories, last week I announced what seemed, quite unexpectantly that Darren and I are planning to sell everything and travel South America, with the kids. I am sure to many of you, the news seemed to come out of nowhere...

For the last few months I have been incredibly restless, the sort of restlessness that has me looking up ticket prices for our family to go explore a new country with no real plan of what we’d do when we get there. At one stage,...

A few years back, I came across this movement called body positivity which sparked an idea to start a bucketlist challenge that in the end would hopefully encourage me to love my body. Having tried every crash diet imaginable, filling my body with pills to...

I won’t deny it – I spend a considerable amount of time on social media. For a while, it seemed out of control; I was missing out on my kids doing small things, missed the key information in a movie we had been watching or...

"You're so lucky!" I'm sure that we're all guilty of saying it and without a doubt, I know that in the past, I've said it too, but honestly, I hate the phrase. Lately, I've been ticking off a bunch of adult milestones. These are usually mundane things...

Lately, there has been a lot of good in my life and while we continue to face so many challenges that I outlined in my last post, I also acknowledge that we have so much to be thankful for. This past weekend, I had spent...

Much to everyone’s irritation, I have been counting down the days to my birthday since the 16th of August. I figured that this last year has been the most challenging year – EVERYTHING started around September last year - so to celebrate surviving it, I...

Some of you have been following me for as long as four years already, which is just crazy (and I'm truly grateful to have you here)! I realize that while I do share parts of my life, especially on social media, I haven't really told...

I haven’t written a life lately post in what feels like forever, mostly because I am so scared of my thoughts coming across as a whine or a cry for attention, but at the same time I am reminded that my blog is very much...