My Toddler and Trump – The Scary Similarities

THE more I think about it, the more President Donald Trump reminds me of someone. No, not Hitler or any other bigoted, misogynistic leader, but my very own toddler. At first the thought was scary, in an “Oh-my-God-am-I-raising-a-freaking-monster!” sort of way. But then I realised it’s not just my toddler, it’s probably most toddlers out … More My Toddler and Trump – The Scary Similarities

Spring – A Fresh Start When New Year Resolutions Fail

Today I spotted the first daffodil in my garden. This beautiful sign that Spring is on its way made me pause my hectic morning. The little yellow bud, amongst green and grey weeds, from a neglected garden over the cold winter, brought me optimism. Nearly all of us have high expectations of the New Year. … More Spring – A Fresh Start When New Year Resolutions Fail

8 Things Not to Say to a Mum of 2 Kids Aged 2 and Under

You often hear people say “You can’t say anything to anyone nowadays without someone getting offended”. That may be true, but there are some things you really shouldn’t say, ’cause it’s just plain rude. So if you find yourself in the company of a mum of two kids aged 2 and under and are unclear … More 8 Things Not to Say to a Mum of 2 Kids Aged 2 and Under

Dear Slim Me

I see you in that picture, Smirking at me, Laughing at my weight gain, Looking at me with pity. For I am no longer thin, Nor toned, nor trim, nor fit. I have gained a few pounds And put on fat quite a bit. My beautiful fitting clothes Are all packed away, Every now and … More Dear Slim Me

My Blogging Experience: One Year On and Why I Still Blog

Today it’s my blogging anniversary!!! Well, it’s one year since the day I started my Facebook page and began sharing my personal life with the world. This was a much less daunting route for me than an actual, real-life website, and it became my stepping stone into the world of blogging. I did not set up … More My Blogging Experience: One Year On and Why I Still Blog