None of which was constructive… Fast forward seven years and things weren’t really any better. I’d just become very adept at brushing almost everything I couldn’t cope with under the carpet. That was until the day came when ...―
I’ve written often enough about how much support an at home parent needs, whether you have a work at home job or not. It’s vital. Today I’d like you to think about how much support your spouse needs. Working outside the home...―
Every now and again I come across a piece of prose, poetry or music that does more than lift my heart and spirit. It is as though it insinuates itself into my being, making me aware of something profound, something expansive, something deep and ...―
A while ago, I wrote a poston whether expat women get judged more. As you know, I had a rather traumatic experience with being judged and so am thinking about this topic a lot. And nowhere is this judgement as visible as in the case of parenting....―
Have I got you singing now? I hope so! That song is a big ‘ear-worm’ with me. Every time I hear the phrase: bang! There it is, stuck in my head. “But what the Furs has that got to do with drink. Isn’t that what this silly...―
My road is not always easy, nobody said it would be, and if you use the word perfect, I know you’re not referring to me. But here’s what I do, Forget the junk behind me, I set my sights on my higher calling. And by faith, I’ll...―
I never really thought of myself as 100% sane, after all, I come with a nice little list of quirks. Don’t we all? It wasn’t until the end of 2002 that I started seriously questioning my sanity. Had I gone off the deep end or had my...―
I’m going to cheat here. This is a little more than 3 paragraphs this time. But it’ll be useful stuff anyway. Bear with me … My biggest juggling act involves those 168 hours I’m given per week. Yeah, that same number you ...―
I’ve always been fascinated with the art of femininity. Being a girl is just the most wonderful thing (most of the time). Women are powerful. As a little kid I used to admire grown women with fabulous long lashes, carefully styled hair and ...―
I’d be lying if I said every time spring rolls around in Texas that I didn’t greet it with a little apprehension. Along with the bluebonnets and warmer weather comes tornado season. As someone who... ∙ Oops! I got all wordy ...―
Who would have thought a meal can be made out of a simple baked potato then topped with a ...
For the most part, I enjoy clean, healthy eating. I try to stay away from frozen foods and ...
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