I’d like to think I’m a weed.
What we’ve been taught in life is that weeds are not welcome in our gardens. We need to rip them out of our earth and use poisons to stop them from growing to their potential. But despite all of our attempts to rid of them, they always seem find a way. They find a way to grow, somewhere to flourish and show off their colours when they finally get to flower. They are a called a ‘weed’ because they are very easily and very quickly able to establish a home and dominate that area of earth. … More I’d like to think that I’m a weed..
Most people I know , like my two friends mentioned above, cling on to comfortability and ‘tradition’ so tightly that I think they’re maybe starting to miss out on some of the good stuff life has to offer!
Don’t get me wrong – I love tradition! But does tradition really mean that life has to be repetitive? I don’t think life should ever be repetitive! … More Don’t live the same year 75 times and call it a life.
I recently lost a friend to suicide. Marcus was someone that I thought would always be ok. He was always so strong, so handsome, so driven and so intelligent. He ran a very successful company that he created single-handily and he always loved life. He was someone I thought would never ever commit suicide. I … More We all become famous when we die
Look – I understand that there were people who had their eyes fixated on this guy. I can appreciate that most probably for the entire trip he had someone, somewhere watching him with his disabled mum. I understand the pressure he must have felt. I get it. I’ve been there. But this time, I was one of those people that was watching, not being watched. … More We’re being watched, but are we being judged?
I’m sure that there are many of you ladies out there that are in the same boat as me right now. We’ve had child number one – it was shock to our system, but somehow we’re finding our way out of the baby-brain fog and can see clearly again.
Somehow I feel more nervous about trying for baby #2 than I did for my first. Maybe I’m more aware of what I’m getting myself into this time. … More The perfect time to become a mother for the second time.