The Tilba Tree

Memoirs of a Mother

The Tilba Tree lands a Liebster Award

After a whirlwind end to 2015 and an extremely busy start to 2016, which included planning and executing my little (not so little anymore) brother’s wedding, and moving back to the southern half of the world with 2 young children, I have finally been able to gather my thoughts and pay a little attention to […] Read more…

Can Mommy take a ‘sick’ day…please?

My nose is blocked, and my head is pounding. My eyes can hardly open through the excruciating sting of exhaustion. I had an awful nights sleep…more like NO sleep whatsoever. I’m now lying in bed, trying my best to ignore the daily alarm clock of little noises and morning excitement that are making their way […] Read more…

This year, I gave in to Halloween

So, you might recall my saying that I was not much of a Traditionalist? I would like to rephrase that slightly, just to give you a little more context for this particular post. I prefer to think of myself as someone who celebrates and participates in traditions that I genuinely understand. Someone, who takes pride in […] Read more…

Is being a stay-at-home-mom enough?

This is a very emotive post by a fellow blogger, super mum and my good friend. It highlights the huge shift women who become mothers have to adjust to. I’m sure all my ‘mama’ friends will appreciate this read. Check out http://www.thetunachronicles.com and follow this talented mama on her journey. Read more…