Tag: kids

Sentimental Old Cow… Karolien – There’s life after kids

Once again, it’s that time….time for a blog.  And the muse seems to still be on holiday. It’s been like this for the past few months now, I guess I ought to send a mail and demand she/he/it come back so that the writers-block can take a hike. 😉 Easier said than done though. Ideas are a […]

Karolien - There is life after kids

Daughters and Dating……by Kay

Daughters and dating….I am pretty sure you could read a lot in that heading if you are a mom to a teenage girl. Pretty much up to now my daughter has been the perfect role model of the perfect daughter, well ok, not 100% so as she is no angel. Like everyone else she has […]

Karolien - There is life after kids

Let’s go camping they said, it will be fun they said… Kay

Camping is as camping goes. Our family are keen campers and love to go camping although we don’t often get the chance. Yesterday we were in our element, arriving at the campsite, pitching our tents, on a high because we could finally relax. That was until the clouds started rolling in and we could see […]

Karolien - There is life after kids

Too Much or Too Little?….by the X-man (aged 14)

As a fourteen year-old boy, when I see all these kids, (some younger than I ),walk out of a tech shop with a brand new Xbox one or Playstation 4 ,I am confused. I wonder to myself ,where did they get the money to buy the console? Many of my friends have numerous consoles, and […]


End of school year goodbyes….by Kay

Saying goodbye is never easy so much more when it’s end of term and you have to greet 20 little ones who’ve spent the greater part of the past year by your side, under your feet, on your lap or even on your nerves at times. 😉 Point is, one gets so attached to them that as […]

Karolien - There is life after kids

26 days, 6 hours and 22 minutes….by Kay

26 days, 6 hours and 22 minutes…. You are probably thinking what’s this all about? But this is how much time we have left until Christmas, yes it’s that time of the year again. Dreading it or looking forward,that’s my question? Personally I dread it although one would think as a preschool teacher I would […]

Karolien - There is life after kids