A bittersweet 2020 has come to an end, We’ve survived e-learning and every TikTok trend. We watched our lives change due to this pandemic, Some for the better and some absolutely tragic, The world slowed down while we all sat on zoom, With teachers, with families and our loved ones who have left us too soon💔. With businesses struggling and jobs on the line, I’m … Continue reading Bittersweet End
The third offspring is one years old and IM CRYING (on the inside because I got no time to😂). I can’t tell you how the year went because 2020 and covid effed us all over and she’s been in quarantine all her life, in the womb and out! Here’s my breakdown of how it’s been with 3 kids, just in case you wanted me to … Continue reading The 3rd 1st (confused? Good. I’m always confused)
It’s September and it’s back to school in the middle of a pandemic! Here in Dubai we have the choice to send our kids back to school full time, do 2 weeks at home and then send them full time or do e-learning from home. Some schools aew allowing a blended learning experience of a few days in school and the other days doing e-learning. … Continue reading Back to School Covid19 inspired Alphabet
This bumbaclart Corona virus or Covid19 has turned everyone’s world upside down, sideways and effed it all up. Imagine what the kids are going through! The dreaded e-learning, online video calls, majority of the time spent indoors and no social life – all can lead to anger build up and negative behaviour changes. I personally have noticed severe mood swings with my kids, which build … Continue reading Angry Kids because of Quarantine?
My first born, Bubba, has turned 5 yesterday! I can’t believe how time flies, it’s ridiculous. While pregnant with him is where I developed Mamabasic, just to have a laugh about the shit my body was going through and over the years, I’ve loved making people laugh through my motherhood journey. Anyway, he wanted a science party and we just moved home, so I didn’t … Continue reading DIY science party!
Covid 19 has screwed many of us over, especially school kids, because now we as parents, have to homeschool and plonk them infront of a screen to watch their teacher talk through it. – for us, Bubba is so over it, making it 10x harder for me. So here’s a list of things to do with kids at home that your child and you, just … Continue reading 30 Things to do With Kids During Quarantine
Yes. I am pregnant again. And hopefully the last time because the UTERUS IS CLOSING SHOP (and I planned to only have 3 children based around everyone fitting into a car without having to buy a disgusting minibus) – Tactics *smirks* HOWEVER this is not a smirking matter as I must be psycho for keeping the age gap between my kids the same. Bubba is … Continue reading 3rd Pregnancy VS the First Two
Hello blogsphere, it’s been a while😩, honestly I’ve been so caught up in the Instagram addiction hype, I’ve neglected my blog because who reads this shit anyway. But now the cliche has occurred and I want to blog for myself because that’s how it began, me laughing at my own jokes to help ease the craziness of motherhood 😂.. Talk about one man team. (but … Continue reading Instagram is the New Blog (break down of Dubai based “influencers”)
Our first term of FS1 in Big School has been accomplished! Woohoooo! It included some tears, anxiety from my part and a heap load of stress, because the big school shopping is is NEVER ENDING. So here are 5 things I’ve learnt so far: 1. Buying School uniform is a pain in the arse! First of all, school uniform is compulsory and must be bought … Continue reading 5 things to know about Big School Dubai
So Dubai isn’t like the UK, where kids can get into any school that is within their catchment and then it’s free education till university and parents can actually pay for their rent/mortgage. In Dubai, all good British schools have a wait list with some kids being in there for THREE YEARS! Bloody bonkers I tell you! So initially I wanted Bubba to do Fs1 … Continue reading Nursery to Big School