I NEVER thought I would be THAT Mum!

I never thought I would ever be THAT Mum! You know the Mum I’m talking about...the one who cries when she sends off her kids to school. The Mum who spends all day (and night) with her little darlings and never complains. The Mum who gets excited about park trips and going to watch the … Continue reading I NEVER thought I would be THAT Mum!

Whatever you do today, do it with PRIDE

Ok, so I don’t know about you guys, but in my culture the word “pride” has some negative connotations. I’ve been taught in my religion to be meek, humble - some would say pious - and that pride is an emotion to avoid. But is it? As a woman, there have been a number of … Continue reading Whatever you do today, do it with PRIDE

Laura’s Very Tasty Lasagne

There’s nothing more comforting than a big plate of homemade lasagne. This is a dish that I’ve been perfecting for over a decade and it’s Ross’ favourite. It tastes rich so smaller portions served with lots of veggies and garlic bread make it a perfect meal to serve a large family. I don’t make everything … Continue reading Laura’s Very Tasty Lasagne

Grounding: Day Twenty Nine

Last night I dreamt I was camping with my family. My whole family. As in, my dad was there too. We were in a group talking when I suddenly seemed to become more aware and turned to my left and said “Dad! You’re not supposed to be here! You died!” And he smiled, placed his … Continue reading Grounding: Day Twenty Nine

Laura’s Not-So-Beautiful Hedgehog Cake

I was deliberating whether to share this or not, but sometimes something is so bad it’s too good not to share. So here we go... I was in a spontaneous mood this afternoon, Fridays are full of possibilities with an upcoming weekend and some lovely sunshine amid the showers! So, naturally, I decided to pop … Continue reading Laura’s Not-So-Beautiful Hedgehog Cake

Laura’s Tasty Beef Stir-Fry

I love a good stir fry. It’s easy, quick and can be jam packed with goodness! I like to sneak in a few extra ingredients my picky children (and husband) normally avoid. Such as flaxseed and spinach - two “superfoods” that should be in everyone’s diet. Today, I put this together on a whim and … Continue reading Laura’s Tasty Beef Stir-Fry