Oh hi there, ridiculously overpriced festive season…

ridiculously overpriced festive season

Look, whether you’re all “tis the season to be jolly” or not, December is only two sleeps away. And with it comes the ridiculously overpriced festive season that probably has a few of us tossing and turning at night. I mean,… Continue Reading

Click here if you need a break

You need a break. Yes, I can tell, from all the way over here. Granted, I only picked it up because I need a break too, so I know all about what “needing a break” looks like. It’s usually a… Continue Reading

Preggy update: Husbands are sometimes right too

Preggy update: I’ve been especially hard on myself the past few days. Why? Well, mainly because I am STILL pregnant and I don’t know how to make it stop! If you recall from my previous posts, my doc would like… Continue Reading

So, what’s up with Easter?

Oh look it’s almost public holiday time again! (And the crowd goes wild) What’s this one about? National Siblings Day? Braai Day? Edgars Red Hanger Sale Day? Okay, I digress much… let’s start at the top: This coming weekend we celebrate… Continue Reading

When you’re dating a single mom…

I was a single mom for a good chunk of my adult life. If you recall, I gave birth to my boy when I was about 19 years old. His dad and I split up soon thereafter. Being a single… Continue Reading

Books that help you get rid of that stinking thinking

Is it December yet? No? It’s still January?! Boy, this year is just draaaagging by! But hey, this means that there’s optimal opportunity for us to get our growth on. This year, I’ve decided that I am going to work… Continue Reading

2017: Winning! (Without a new year’s resolution)

Hey, here’s a pretty bold statement to make: I’m not a fan of new year’s resolutions. Say whaaaa? Yes, really. While I appreciate that the start of a new year seems like a really good time to find purpose or… Continue Reading

Preggy update: Falling down stairs and ripped jeans

We all know that I am a very calm, unemotional, undramatic person, right? (Humor me) So you can imagine my surprise when I got all emo, after falling down a few stairs at work last week. Yes, baby is okay, and… Continue Reading

2016 The recap

It’s a new year and a new season and I’m still tired. Okay, let’s scratch that. It’s no way to start my first blog post for 2017! How about: Hey friends! Happy new year! Okay, that sounds better. 2016 has… Continue Reading

Pregnancy: Things people don’t tell you about the first trimester

The thing about finding out that you are pregnant is that you think you’re going to hang around, living your life and having fun, before the preggy signs and symptoms kick in. Not true. Not true at all. There’s a… Continue Reading