Week Four – The #OneGrandFamilyChallenge

This budgeting business is definitely getting easier. It also helps to shop at the same store because I know more or less the cost of groceries at Food Lovers Market now so when I plan the meals I can balance out the cost of ingredients through the week. Here is my Meal Plan for Week 4 I spent a total of R991,10 on groceries today … Continue reading Week Four – The #OneGrandFamilyChallenge

An open letter to my mum in anticipation of Mother’s Day

I am not an emotionally demonstrative person. For me personally, it is much easier to show someone how I feel through my actions as opposed to my words. However, if anyone deserves a public display of affection, it’s my mum. So I will attempt to put into words what I know I could never articulate in person. Mum, this is for you… I see you … Continue reading An open letter to my mum in anticipation of Mother’s Day

Dear husband, thank you…and I’m sorry

  Thank you for giving me the opportunity to leave work and be a stay at home mum…and I’m sorry that you have the stress of being our sole breadwinner.  Thank you for kissing me goodbye in the morning while I’m still snuggled in bed with our baby…and I’m sorry I don’t always wake up with you in the mornings to keep you company before work.  … Continue reading Dear husband, thank you…and I’m sorry