• Blog Posts

    For the NOT so SKINNY mom.

    Here I am, sitting with a cup of coffee at 4am (because that’s what moms do, right?). Not because of kids, this time. Just silly old insomnia. So, to keep my mind off the fact that my lack of sleep will come back to bite me in the ass at some point during a rather hectic day that lies ahead, I begin browsing blog posts from around the globe… Then I come across a post by Jade from The Parenting Jungle that pushes all sorts of buttons and compels me to write what I’ve been putting off for so long (she’s great, give her a read!). I’ve been deliberating for weeks whether…

  • Blog Posts,  Family,  Self Love

    Surviving My Insecurities

    Most people who know me would probably say that I am an outspoken woman and a little opinionated (okay, maybe more than a ‘little’)… I have strong convictions and beliefs, and I tend to wear them on my sleeve. Loudly! However, what most people don’t know is that I am incredibly insecure. I’m not even sure that I could pinpoint where it comes from. I guess I’ve learnt how to hide it well. Most of the time… There are so many things that we women are insecure about. Our bodies, personalities, talents, relationships, the list is endless. I’m sure there are exceptions to this rule, but if you can show…