Hello You! You’re 15 years old, sat in science, staring at that Bic fine pen and wondering at what point would it be acceptable to stab that idiot (boy) in the eye, the one who keeps flicking rubber at you. Don’t. Ignore him, he probably fancies you, but doesn’t know how to tell you. I…Read More
It’s Mother’s day soon. I ordered flowers for my Mum, because tradition has it that Mums get pampered on this day. I took a moment to think about our relationship and how it has evolved over the years. Our relationship is complex. We’ve had our fair share of ups and downs, and haven’t always seen…Read More
“When given the choice between being right or being kind choose kind.” (Wonder, RJ Palacio) In front of me lay an empty box of tissues and a half eaten bar of Galaxy chocolate. My nose was sore and itchy from excessive blowing, I wiped away a fresh stream of warm, salty tears that had emerged…Read More
Take your mind out of the gutter. Seriously, come on now. This is not a biology lesson. My sister’s labour date is fast approaching. As a family we are so excited for this new, little bundle of joy to enter our lives. We feel so blessed. It has got me reminiscing at my own pregnancies…Read More
I know you’re thinking; is this a ‘Biff,Chip and Kipper’ story?
I’m afraid there is no way to sugarcoat this experience, I have become my Mum. During the morning I often find myself in a state of anguish and panic. I feel harassed aRead More