Dapple – Safe for my Kids’ Mess


I have 3 children in the house so it is very important to me that I keep things clean and prevent the spreading of germs. Naturally, I become picky when it comes to choosing of cleaning agents and detergent, especially when it comes to the kids’ bottles or clothes. I could use some toxic chemicals […]

Surviving the Fear of my Twin Pregnancy


There is a curiosity about a pregnancy with twins. I think it is amazing. A body is creating more than one person at once.  Not only is there the mind blowing fact that two eggs have been fertilized, the body knows exactly how to create two placentas, two amniotic sacs, more blood, more amniotic fluid. When […]

My Kids Fight All the Time


Author Pamela Dugdale once said, “Siblings are the people we practice on, the people who teach us about fairness and cooperation and kindness and caring, quite often the hard way.” “Quite often the hard way,” is right. I have three sons who can’t seem to stop fighting. They love each other, sure, but not half […]

Raising Twins – Sick and Sicker


I cannot describe the happiness, love and satisfaction that I get from being a mom to the twin boys. Imagine receiving double doses of everything – the hugs, kisses, cuddles, and whisperings of “Night night” and “Ai ni” (I love you). However, it also means twice the tantrums, sleepless nights, diaper changes, milk feeds, washing etc. […]

My Hair Affair with Mucota Dyna


I’ve always loved the look of straight hair. I would often go for rebonding to get that super sleek hair, but I am also aware that these keratin treatments involve the use of formaldehyde, an essential chemical that helps to seal up hair cuticle during the treatment. It can cause skin irritation, breathing difficulties and […]