The Heart of the matter

I see people day in and day out doing their jobs and daily errands just to get it over and done with, just to please someone else; be it your boss, a spouse, a colleague, a relative or a friend. One thing I do all the time is observe people, my husband...

Over Something Stupid

Lately I have been watching my children with their grandparents. I love to see them interact and play together. I love to listen to my daughter telling them stories and watching how intrigued my parents are listening to them. We love to talk about all the...

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So lately I have been down and out. I have tried so hard not to let my family or friends see that I’m going through a tough time. I remember sitting here last week trying to type out a blog to share with you all and I hit a blank, so naturally what I...

Power in the tongue

Today I want to get you thinking. How often have you said something without thinking and instantly regretted it? Maybe you have said something and only thought about it at a later stage to realize what you said was damaging. Maybe you know exactly what you...

Be there

I got really sad news this week of a neighbour who passed away. Upon hearing the situation my heart was broken. It was a very unfortunate situation where the husband took his own life after an altercation broke out between him and his wife. He left behind...

Love is in the air.

February… the month of love. Where couples spend huge amounts of money going out to dinner, buying expensive gifts and flowers and not to mention data. I’m pretty sure that our network providers feel the love more than anything this month. I have spent...

Just the norm

One thing that comes out of my mouth the most each day is the phrase “Did you say thank you?” I can say this more times in one day than I would like to admit and even though 90% of the time my children have already said thank you I still land up asking...

Unconditional Love

I have been very fortunate to grow up in a household where love has no boundaries. My parents are the most loving, caring and giving people that I know. They will help absolutely anybody who is in need of help, regardless if they know them or not. This...

Don’t forget to be grateful.

Several weeks ago my family and I went on holiday. My husband and I discussed why we were so excited about this holiday and what we would accomplish. I remember when arriving I specifically told my husband that we would not complain about anything, no...

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Today I’m sharing something that is really close to my heart. Year after year I have fallen prey to the dreaded question-What’s your New Year’s Resolution? For years I would say something cliché like I’m going to stop drinking this year or I’m going to...