5 ways to look your age, not older!
Sep21

5 ways to look your age, not older!

Since my children are all now in school, I am starting to make improvements in areas long neglected in favour of the kids. I’m always last on my”to do” list and have decided this has to change! While being home, I have maintained only the most basic of self care routines. Just enough to fall into the “not gross” category. But, with my 40th birthday looming, my youngest finally in school full time and my...

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10 things I Love, 10 things I Hate
Sep17

10 things I Love, 10 things I Hate

So I was doing a little stock take of life the other night. You know how it is, when you’re woken at 3am and suddenly your mind is whirling with arbitrary thoughts and ideas. None of which are useful in any way to you at that ungodly hour, but serve to ensure that you are awake til at least 6am. Anyway, I started thinking about stuff that makes me happy. The little things that bring me joy, even if just for a fleeting moment....

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A-Z of me!
Jun10

A-Z of me!

A little look into me and who I am… A- Abhor lazy Grammar/Spelling: I can’t stand laziness in writing. Their/ there,  your/ you’re… It’s not that difficult to use the correct one! I am surprised everyday by how many people don’t know the difference-or don’t care. Another one is using these incorrectly; ground and floor. If you are inside, it’s floor, if you are outside it’s...

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Reasons I Love (& Hate) Spring.
May24

Reasons I Love (& Hate) Spring.

The winter blues are finally disappearing into the distance. Layers are coming off, skies are turning blue, birds are chirping in the trees and people are emerging from their winter isolation. I am a sun lover. I look forward to the end of winter with eager anticipation. I yearn for the Spring and Summer months to start. They are always magnificent in my mind. There are many things I love about this time of year. I thought I’d...

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Mine came out through the sunroof!
May12

Mine came out through the sunroof!

I’ve had 3 c-sections, if you think that makes me less of a woman, then I invite you to keep moving… My first c-section delivery story My first birth experience was an emergency caesarean section. I had woken early in the morning to discover my waters had broken, but rather than being clear (like water)it was murky. I decided to have it checked out. I was not yet experiencing any labour pains, thankfully. Upon arrival at...

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39 life lessons I’ve learned in 39 years…
May11

39 life lessons I’ve learned in 39 years…

Life lessons learned Yes, I realise that 39 things in 39 years makes me a slow learner, but hey…It means I’ve had time to really ponder it all! These are the things I feel are worth mentioning. I’m pretty sure that there are many more, perhaps for another post one day..but for the moment here’s my list.   People come into your life for a reason, some stay, some go , some you need to get rid of (you know...

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