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Ballet with Iraina

If you’re a parent of a little girl then you know how much pink or purple is introduced to your world. It’s amazing how they are naturally drawn to those colours. (Sometimes they change their minds but it’s mostly pink)
Well this world of dusty pink comes once a week to our house over this years schedule.

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11 weeks and 77cm

Sooooooo, for the first time ever I’m going to measure and document my pregnancy (as it may be the last time).
So with the help of my four year old and some measuring tape we are officially 77cm all the way around and 11weeks and counting.  Continue reading “11 weeks and 77cm”

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The Girls Art Exhibition – June 2014

Today was so special for the girls. We were able to go and see their art exhibited at the Tygerberg Art Centre, which they attend every Thursday with other homeschooled children. It’s great for them and they get to be with a teacher other than me and exercise their social skills with kids heir own age. Here’s their art and what they’ve completed over the first half of this year.


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Not a Spring Chicken anymore!

I spent the whole day just lying on the couch yesterday. I am slightly overwhelmed by how tired I am. I don’t remember feeling this way before-I guess the second time around I did have a toddler I was running after that helped. But every time Tim asks me how I’m feeling, it’s always the same thing-I feel like gravity is pulling me to the floor with and extra 60kgs weighing on my body. Continue reading “Not a Spring Chicken anymore!”

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Hello Number Three

About 6 weeks ago, on the weekend of Mother’s Day, we found out about number 3. We have been so excited because we have been talking about this little person for a year and a half now. We asked Aislyn and Iraina last year about what they would think about another little person joining our family. They have been praying for their sibling ever since and after a house move, the start of a new business and settling into our new life as a family working from home – we are so happy to be growing Baby Number Three!

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