The Art Of Self Sabotage


“Self sabotage is when we say we want something and then go about making sure it doesn’t happen.”   Alyce P. Cornyn-Selby A talkative mouse was trapped in a flood, desperately clinging to the side of a lily pad – and sinking fast! A helpful owl came to his rescue.  As the tides rose ever higher, the owl… Continue reading The Art Of Self Sabotage

More reasons to be excited


Another reason to be so excited, I can pop… Yes, of course, I will bring myself into this, but let me just tell you why I am so excited first. My brother and his wife are about to give to birth to their first baby.  How exciting is that?  And not only am I excited… Continue reading More reasons to be excited

Am I good enough?


We have had a tough time with Baby Girl in the evenings.   She is clearly setting her own boundaries and likes to think she is the boss.   Well, she is, but hubby and I can’t have her thinking that, now can we?   Somehow, we have to keep up the illusion that we… Continue reading Am I good enough?

Taking Risk Out Of The Adventure


“The purpose of life is to live it, to taste it, to experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.”   Eleanor Roosevelt This morning was one of those cold, miserable days in Port Elizabeth.  The wind was howling and the grey clouds spat icy sheets of rain onto… Continue reading Taking Risk Out Of The Adventure