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Expectations: Why Are Such Supportive Women So Negative? – Why Social Media Isn’t Helping

Since having more time to myself I have found I have developed some bad habits I used to be so proud I didn’t have.  But, now I have more time on my hands, sitting around the house on maternity leave … Continue reading

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Pregnancy: Third Trimester

Although I’m not quite through the third trimester we are looking at induction soon, so I thought it was about time for me to wrap up this post, as I have been contemplating whether or not I would like to … Continue reading

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Surviving the Silly Season: Managing Christmas Prep

I was sure I would keep our Christmas stresses to a minimum this year.  We aren’t hosting or having anyone over for Christmas this year, but instead we seem to have found ourselves contributing to two Christmas days, which of … Continue reading

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Planning a Tight Budget

As I’ve mentioned before I am planning to be off work next year on maternity leave.  Which means living off a third of my usual income, and managing on a little over half our usual income.  Planning this out has … Continue reading

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Invest Time, Not Money

Why don’t we see what we have right in front of us, before it’s all gone? As we look down the barrel of 10 months on a very limited income next year, and possibly something similar when I go back … Continue reading

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Pregnancy Files: Trimester 2

As promised I am documenting progress on trimester two. I have done a lot of reading and we have been in discussions about what we want to do about many things. I have come to realise there will always be … Continue reading

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My Study Days Are Officially Over!! – Time to get my Housewife Life Back!

I can’t believe it! I finally finished my Masters’ Degree. Well, I submitted all the units assessments which is good enough for me. I am completely over studying now, and really enjoying my time back. If I find out I … Continue reading

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