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Christmas Craft: Snow Globes

12th December 2016

With the holiday program in full swing at church, we made snow globes this week. The kids LOVED it! What will you need? 1 x small glass jar (Ours was 150 ml and it cost just over R5 / jar at Plastilon) 1 x Christmas ornament.(Crazy store sells bags with gorgeous mini ornaments for R30 […]

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Understanding Meltdowns

9th December 2016

Earlier this week I poked a little fun at one of my more trying days as a mom. (Missed it? No problem. You can laugh with me about Going from Zero to Hero and back to Zero again.) Time always tells The reason for Miachlan’s ratty behavior was revealed on Tuesday morning when she woke up […]

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Recipe: Best ever Apricot Jam!

8th December 2016

Last week the kids and I made the best apricot jam ever! It tasted like real apricots and not like the watered down stuff you get in tins. (It did of course help that we have an apricot tree in our back yard.) Here is how we made it: Please note that this recipe does […]

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Zero to Hero and Back to Zero!

5th December 2016

You might remember my #AssholeParent post of last month. (Thank you for the feedback by the way.) Needles to say, the events described in that post marked my all time low, zero moment on the cool-parent-o-meter. (Or so I thought.) My brief rise to hero status! Last week, to my own surprise, I just-just touched the […]

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Things to do: Photography Workshop for Kids

5th December 2016

Love your brain! Your brain is such a powerful and amazing tool. It can process an image that it sees for as little as 13 milliseconds and it processes up to 34 GB of information every day. How much is that? Well, if I had to store 34GB of new information on my laptop each day, […]

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Taking stock of 2016!

5th December 2016

It is here! Time to take stock of what you have accomplished in the last 12 months. Did you progress, did you regress or did you stagnate? The risk… There is, however a risk in over analyzing our year, when we are so intent on rationalizing and explain away failures or even make excuses for […]

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Why you should still be using a wall calendar!

24th November 2016

Yes we are in the digital ages, but just like your digital, on the go Bible can not replace by your actual Bible, your on the go calendar can not completely replace your wall calendars. Wall calendars are excellent tools for quickly referring to an upcoming date. In order for your wall calendar to serve as […]

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Loving The #Prego

23rd November 2016

Prego Rolls are another Welsh family favourite. Some like them hot and some not, so we always make two different sauces.  This week we baked buns from scratch, to go with the Prego Rolls. The recipe is quite simple and quick: Ingredients: Buns 1 packet active dry yeast 2-1/4 cups warm water 3 tablespoons sugar […]

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Stop wishing you had a business & start doing business!

23rd November 2016

Many of us spend half our time wishing for things we could have if we didn’t spend half our time wishing. What could your business look like if you started implementing the things you have always dreamed about? Imagine what your leads pipeline would look like if you invested just 10% more into your advertising […]

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How can I use Promotional Deskpads?

23rd November 2016

  Dont wait for January to start advertising your business. Make use of the quieter time in December to pay your clients a personal visit and drop off a super useful gift! Deskpads are the perfect gift: • Advertise your business on a daily basis • Place your business details literally at customers’ fingertips • […]

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