Monthly Motherhood Status – January

Happy Monday!

Can you believe it’s February already?

This year I thought I’d start a new series similar to my pregnancy updates but this time it will be a mix of Aidan’s milestones, Alyssa’s tyrants as well as what I’m juggling as a mom of 2 little tots and maybe here and there a little bit of what Dad’s up to as well.

So here’s what January had in stores for us:

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Two (and a half) weeks in – as parents of Two

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BTS of our first family of 4 photoshoot

What a rollercoaster this past 2 weeks have been! To think I would still not have given birth at this point, should Aidan have arrived on or around his due date. In some ways I am happy that he decided to come so early (and so speedily!) and on the other hand it would have been nice to have a few weeks extra to better prepare and get some rest.

Well, here we are two weeks in and it we are easing into our “new normal”. Thus far, it hasn’t been easy but it hasn’t  been that hard either….some things are just easier this time around and some things are just harder:

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Whatever!

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Alyssa and I were like WHATEVER this weekend, enjoying the li’l bit of sunshine Cape Town had to offer.

I found both our “Whatever” jerseys at Mr Price – i just had to grab them when I saw them. As far as i know, the saying “Whatever” was made popular by the 90’s movie Clueless. Anyone who knew me back then would know that i was totally obsessed with the movie…. so obsessed that i would watch it every single day as soon as I arrived home from school while pretending to do my homework. I memorised almost every line of the movie and I used “Whatever”, “as If” or “thats like so five years ago” in almost every sentance. (I think i may still use these phrases…. perhaps not that often now)

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