Parenting

Relish these Present Days

Relish these Present Days Fia is 11 and, being the youngest of my four, is the only one still in the primary school in our village. She usually walks home from school by herself now because she’s old enough, in my opinion, and it’s not that far, but occassionally I’ll… Read More »Relish these Present Days

Just Enough Heartbreak Just Enough Grace

This past weekend two of my three little women and I went to see the Little Women film. I read the book a long time ago, long before real life and real sadness intruded into my experiences. It was long before I was a mother of children who have been… Read More »Just Enough Heartbreak Just Enough Grace

SimplCyberLife review

SimpleCyberLife.com Review – Simple Internet Safety for Parents

My four kids are in three different schools and every year at least one of them offers an internet safety talk for parents. If I paid enough attention, by now I should be an expert! There is plenty to take on board and as our children always seem so much… Read More »SimpleCyberLife.com Review – Simple Internet Safety for Parents

Work a chore or calling?

Do you see Your Work as your Calling or a Chore?

Do you see Your Work as your Calling or just a Chore? The way we view our work can make all the difference between feeling like every day is drudgery, vs finding meaning and purpose in what we do. Every job contains an element of the mundane, or people that… Read More »Do you see Your Work as your Calling or a Chore?

I Am the Woman Who Doesn’t Fit In – I Am Like You

I Am the Woman Who Doesn’t Fit In – I Am Like You I was the girl who moved schools countless times across the country because my parents moved jobs, moved house again and again. I was the girl who moved to a different country, to a different hemisphere and… Read More »I Am the Woman Who Doesn’t Fit In – I Am Like You