Prayer


My Darling Hunter, Last night the two of us had a bit of quality time together because Dad, Oupa and Blake went out for their monthly boys night. After reading you a story in bed I mentioned that it was time to pray. You hopped off the bed and kneeled with your hands together saying…

16 days to go


Time is going so fast now that I am finding it difficult to wrap my head around the fact that in 16 days we will finally see your little face and more importantly introduce you to your big brother. Mommy is only to ready to meet you and all preparations are done. Bring on 2nd…

Happy Mothers Day!


Dear Mom, Happy Mothers Day from the other side of the world! I came across this message and it immediately reminded me of us! Thank you for being an amazing Mom. When you thought I wasnt looking… When you thought I wasnt looking I saw you hag my first painting on the fridge, and immediately…

Dummy anyone?


Your latest entertainment is hiding in the pantry with the light off and waiting for me to close the door, then you knock, I open and you scream BOO! So last night we playing and once you have been in and out of the pantry twice i come inside with you, we close the door,…

Continuously Surprised


My Darling Hunter, One day you will understand why weekends can cause anxiety for your parents. Having a toddler who is mobile and on the go all the time can be challenging. Add to this that your parents partied like rock stars on Friday night and you can imagine the amount of prayer that went…

My Darling Valentine


My Darling Hunter, Happy Valentines day my little Lion cub! You woke up this morning to a gift from your biggest fans, and looking at the picture you seemed to enjoy it! This is just a short note to tell you how blessed we are to have you in our lives! You have taught us…

For your Son


A friend of mine sent these little steps through the other day, and I found them so moving that I thought I would share them with you. TWENTY THINGS A MOM SHOULD TELL HER SON 1. Play a sport. It will teach you how to win honourably, lose gracefully, respect authority,     work with others, manage your time, and…

My little cleaning Monster


My Darling Hunter, For the last couple of weeks your Dad and I have been trying to watch our weight with our Italy trip well in our sights. However over the last couple of days we have both been commenting on the fact that our clothes seem a little smaller. We just shrug and carry on…

Outerlimits lunch


My Darling Hunter, On the 29th of December it was the perfect day for a lunch outdoors. We headed to Outerlimits in Broadacres which has  a great kids play area and a beach bar to fake us into thinking we were at the coast. You had an absolute ball playing in the sand and talking…

Its the most wonderful time of the year


My Darling Hunter, This weekend was filled with preparations for Christmas. We set out early Saturday morning to finish up our Christmas shopping before the masses arrived at the shopping centre`s for their last holiday run before leaving Johannesburg for the coast. It turned out to be such a wonderful day, and I will admit…