This past week I was invited to attend the launch of Baby Dove South Africa, in Cape Town. Of course, I was extremely excited. Not only is my family already in love with Dove as a brand but Daniel has an eczema prone skin. And thus far none of the baby products on the market have fully met our needs for him. I went with a heart full of great expectations.
A little while ago I was complaining that Daniel kept falling and that my heart could not cope. It is so hard isn’t it? Someone responded to my complaint and said “Babies are designed for falling, don’t worry he will be fine”. This statement should go under the list of things to NOT say to a mom after her baby has fallen. No matter how true the statement may be. (more…)
Today my heart was bursting with joy when I received a call from my daughter. She called to wish Ian her step-dad a Happy Father’s Day,
we weren’t I wasn’t expecting it. It caught me off guard, and of course my tears have never been lazy. (more…)
No! Not me! Not yet anyway… that is still coming. But thank you for being so optimistic about my ability to change overnight. I meant the blog. And now that you are here…. what do you think? (more…)
Do you ever feel like you aren’t qualified to be an adult? Like having your “ish” together and looking it too is a tall order? I mean having your things in order is one thing but looking it too? Some days I come to work and see some of my colleagues looking like models. Perfectly manicured nails, make-up and dress. Hair “on fleek” and some of them with kids. I’m like hey man – did I miss the boat completely? (more…)