Monthly Archives: May 2013

Hope is gone, we drift.

Seeing this¬†graffiti¬†in our neighbourhood really struck me hard. Not because it is vandalism, not because whoever did it defaced another’s property but because the message it conveys is so deep and insightful and so very sad. Without probably realising it, … Continue reading

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This parenting thing is a never ending hike, not a destination!

This morning after taking my daughter to school I decided to walk the long way home so that I could have a little alone time in my head before all the craziness starts up. Going into June is always a … Continue reading

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When you are a Mother, you learn that most times even your very best attempt isn’t good enough.

I think I have always known this, I just find it really ironic that I had it rubbed in my face on Mother’s Day, before 8am!! Not exactly how I had envisioned THE one day dedicated to celebrating mothers starting … Continue reading

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Why are parents today so preoccupied with pushing independence?

Many parents have been asking me about how to get their children to become more independent. Sadly, there is no quick fix… but there is a way through, it just isn’t what you may think. This post is a repost … Continue reading

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