One of those questions that just about every parent fears but has to face at some point. In fact, his actual words were: "Mummy, please be brutally honest with me. Tell me, is the Easter Bunny real?". My heart sank. What do I tell him? "Most people say he doesn't (picture a very crushed little… Continue reading Mummy…is the Easter Bunny Real?
At the beginning of this year I promised myself that I would make some changes so that I could move closer to achieving the goals that I set for myself. You see, I had made a conscious decision to put my plans on hold over the last 2 years for various reasons. I have no… Continue reading 5 life lessons to keep me moving forward
I was looking at my skin in the mirror the other day and thanking God for the good genes that He has blessed me with. Unfortunately, genetics is not enough to keep my skin looking good. It definitely lays a great foundation though! 🙂 I haven't always looked after my skin. In fact, as with… Continue reading 5 things I would change if I had to had to go back into time
Holidays...what a pleasure! It's been a week and I have to say the time I have spent chilling with my little man has been priceless! Not only have we been out and about spending time with family and friends but we have also been just been enjoying each other's company. This time with him has… Continue reading Quality time with my little human
I was at the mall this evening and caught a glimpse of myself in a mirror. My first reaction was a sinking heart. I haven't gotten around to dyeing my grey hairs and, to my eye, it just made me look way older than I would have liked. I walked around the mall with a… Continue reading You are more than your reflection in the mirror
How often have you looked around you, at your friends, at your family, your colleagues and felt like a failure or felt less successful? I have done it so many times. I felt so down because I didn't have a fancy car and I didn't own a home let alone a home in the "right"… Continue reading When is a failure a failure?
Sjoe, how time is flying! I don’t know about you, but I find that I am so busy at work these days that I have almost no energy to do things I want to do when I get home. Work is not going to ease up anytime soon so I have been reading up on… Continue reading Creating Time…3 changes I have made to create time and get closer to achieving my goals
It's been a while but I here I am. After all, winners never quit and I ain't no quitter 🙂 I wrote exams this week on Child and Adolescent Development. I had to smile as I went through the text book. It brought back so many memories of when my son was a baby. It… Continue reading 5 of my favourite roles as a mother