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    Toddler-tactics by Mommy SWAT

    Life with a toddler is never dull, not a boring moment to be had… Here’s my theory: I think we parents belong unknowingly to a Tactical SWAT team of parenthood. Just before our little ones enter their toddler years we get whisked away to some mysterious location, and trained in the art of Surviving Toddler-hood. But then we’re given a serum that ensures no memory of this tactical training. Seriously, how else do we survive the antics of toddlers…? Maybe I just sub-consciously imagine myself as  Angeline Jolie in the Tomb Raider as I expertly maneuver my way through yards of barbed wire… OK, Lego, it’s just Lego, but it’s…

  • Blog Posts,  Family,  Self Love

    Surviving My Insecurities

    Most people who know me would probably say that I am an outspoken woman and a little opinionated (okay, maybe more than a ‘little’)… I have strong convictions and beliefs, and I tend to wear them on my sleeve. Loudly! However, what most people don’t know is that I am incredibly insecure. I’m not even sure that I could pinpoint where it comes from. I guess I’ve learnt how to hide it well. Most of the time… There are so many things that we women are insecure about. Our bodies, personalities, talents, relationships, the list is endless. I’m sure there are exceptions to this rule, but if you can show…