Out & About with a new baby; what were my must haves

Anyone who has had to take a small human into public knows it’s not as simple as hauling them around in your arms.  The amount of stuff you have to take with you can get ridiculous, and it’s hard to know what you might really need, and what is just taking up space.  I was recently asked what were the things I used the most and so I’ve made a list of the 5 things I have used a lot in the hopes it will help cut down on the unnecessary ‘stuff’.  Continue reading

5 surprising things I’ve gained from becoming a student again

So many good things come from being a uni student- you get a student discount on public transport, you can get free Microsoft office programmes, and you (hopefully) learn new things!  I’m now in my third term of a bridging course that will see me eligible to enter a bachelor degree, I’m studying part time (25 hours a week is what they estimate) and I’ve been surprised at some of the positive things that have come about thanks to my study.   Continue reading

Hair, Hair, Hair; 5 things I couldn’t do without (for people like me who are clueless)

Hair genius I am not- in fact I would be a complete failure as a hair stylist, but it is for exactly that reason that I figure I’m a pretty good person to tell you about what someone with no skill at styling hair uses in case like I did, you need some guidance.   Continue reading

The busy season; 5 things I couldn’t do without

In my neck of the woods it’s bedlam.  My town explodes in a riot of absolutely exquisite flowers and greenery from late July- October and with it comes the hectic ag show and tourist season, plus the usual school, sports  and socialising. It’s a pretty exciting time of year but it’s also the when I have absolutely no spare time and need every daily life crutch I can get- here’s my 5 must haves in the whirlwind of school, dancing, footy, ag shows etc etc. Continue reading

School Holidays; 5 things I couldn’t do without

Oh, school holidays are here in Western Australia and I am both looking forward to and dreading them at the same time.  Last school holidays were pretty trying and stressful and I am really hoping that these ones will not be the same.  Here are 5 things I’ll be relying on to get me through the next 2 weeks and hopefully help us all relax and enjoy some time together!  Continue reading

Daily Life; 5 things I couldn’t do without

I (like many people) have a pretty good routine happening to get me through each day.  There are somethings (and people) in my life I simply couldn’t do without and I thought I’d share with you my current loves that I don’t know how I’d do without… Continue reading