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Mommy Musings, Xena's chronicles

Camsee, Movies & Books

July 6, 2021

Lately, I have become intentional about spending time with my kids. I figured it is important to have a running…

Daddy's Musings, Xena's chronicles

Fathers and Daughters

April 23, 2019

Today, Xena’s dad steps in and shares a daunting encounter as a father raising daughters, one that started with a…

Mommy Musings, Xena's chronicles

There Comes A Time

March 19, 2019

You know you are failing miserably as a parent when you wake up on Sunday morning at 10.00am to¬†an urgent…

Kids Lifestyle, Xena's chronicles

Been There, Done That.

March 12, 2019

I have generally been a trouble maker, up until I graduated from high school. At the age of five, I…

Kids Lifestyle, Mommy Musings, Xena's chronicles

The not so rosy side of marriage

February 19, 2019

He was a natural around his nieces and it got me all broody. I envisioned a perfect little family of…

Xena's chronicles

Of Hard Mattresses and Xena’s Questions

February 12, 2019

I have come to the conclusion that travel blogs need to review mattresses. While we appreciate the take on food…

Kids Lifestyle, Xena's chronicles

Kids And Jobs

November 13, 2018

To think that you can keep a secret from an inquisitive six-year-old is to be a fool. When I folded…

Lifestyle, Xena's chronicles

Pause. Reset.

July 31, 2018

“Mama, are you a footballer?” She cast a random question my way, something she loves to do lately. “No, are…

Lifestyle, Xena's chronicles

Hilarious Rejoinders From An Opinionated Five Year Old

April 24, 2018

The first time she saw me in a long black dress, which was as rare as a leopard sighting given…

Xena's chronicles

When your child’s comments numb you

February 5, 2018

The most profound thing I have learnt about extroverted toddlers -from raising a highly opinionated five-year old girl- is that…