Six months ago, my Little Genius had his 1st birthday party. I had made a lot of plans on how I wanted it to go, hired a deejay to make some fab music mixes, the dance floor was going to LIT! I even had him practising dance moves. It took me a while … More 1st Birthday Party Tips
In this much, there is a nothing!!!!! … More NOTHING
I’m really enjoying this Developing Your Eye course. It challenges me daily to discover new things about how I view things like the Day 5 and Day 6 challenge on CONNECTION and SOLITUDE. Ever pondered on how everything in life is connected? It’s amazing how we so often take connections for granted. Connections that are obvious … More Connections and Solitude
I am combining two assignements in one post, street photography and Water! I love vibrant streets full of colour, people, shops, lovely homes and amazing interactions. Place me in such a street and I’m instantly at home. My new home is in Harrogate, North Yorkshire and it has an abundance of vibrant streets so, I … More WATER ON THESE STREETS
Home to me means family, memories made and to be made, secrets shared, tears wept and cleaned and walls that shook with laughter. Home is a smell, a song, a book, a movie. Home is all encompassing. I am NOTHING without home. … More HOME GOALS
Following up on my Being A Mum post, I interviewed some expatriate mothers to get a grasp on what mothering away from home and immediate family means; Their challenges and the upsides. Being a new expatriate mum, this interview really helped me prepare myself mentally for the challenges ahead. … More Being An Expat Mum
You need to find yourself, know yourself, arm yourself and guard yourself before you can really recognise who is worthy of you. And when that person who is worthy comes along, you mustn’t lose your advantage over every other distraction out there, you must remain through to yourself. … More Dating . . .
Since becoming a Mother, everything means more to me. . And for clarification, I became a mother the day I realised I was pregnant, looked at my husband, smiled and said, “I think we are going to have a baby soon!” So, realising I was pregnant started the “Being a Mom” journey for me. I … More BEING MUM . . .
Every moment my LO (Little One) latches onto my nipple to feed, I feel a sense of deeper connection with him. I hated the thought of severing that. Of lessening his dependence on me so I did the six months exclusive breastfeeding, and soldiered on breast feeding him on demand until he was 14 months … More Breastfeeding, Weaning and Sleep-training
I love to give accolades to those who are working hard to make a difference, set our world on fire and do more than just exist. And when it is ladies . . . Oh yeah!!! We are SHE!!! We stoop to conquer, we slay to conquer, we glide to conquer and we STUN! So, here are some of my leading ladies. … More She Leads . . . Leading Ladies