To spank or not to spank, that is the question.


To spank or not to spank, that is the question. Here, in little old South Africa, we have finally caught up to the rest of the globe and we are outlawing parents spanking their children.  I am not so sure this is a good thing and I think we have totally missed the boat. It… Continue reading To spank or not to spank, that is the question.

What a crappy morning…


What a crappy morning. All I am trying to do is breathe.  Just breathe. I arrive at work, all ready to start the day, only to be told by my one boss (the other is on leave) that his brother-in-law was killed in the most horrific car accident possible.  My stomach actually turned.  I cannot… Continue reading What a crappy morning…

It has been such a long time…


I had almost given up blogging.  You see, I don’t consider myself to be a very prolific writer (or typist) and I battle to articulate my thoughts and ideas into words on paper.  Or, at least, that is what I tell myself.  The truth is I have been so caught up in life and work… Continue reading It has been such a long time…

My new job…


My hubby’s mother has such a wonderful saying – for everything you want in life, you need to give something up.  And it is so true.  Hubby and I want him to have his own business and the success and freedom that comes from working for yourself and building something that is tangible, that is… Continue reading My new job…

It was lovely to use and abuse…


Yes, it was.  On the 18th I blogged about how hubby’s parents were going to come stay with us for the weekend and I was at home frantically cleaning the place before they arrived.  You can read all about it here. Anyway, to cut a long story short, hubby chatted to his parents about how… Continue reading It was lovely to use and abuse…