My daughter's obsession about Beanie Boo's* has escalated to unrealistic proportions now and doesn't show any signs of slowing down. One week after we bought Gabby the Goat, she decided she wanted the blue Poodle. She bought the goat with her own pocket money (because I had already bought her the sheep) and now… Continue reading A lesson learned: The story of Mandy
It's hard to be cheerful after hearing of 3 people passing away within the same week. The first was a female doctor I had known through work and whom I admired so much. She was the most kind and friendly doctor I knew who really cared about her patients. I loved visiting her, even though… Continue reading Life is short, live in the Present.
Last year I was given a voucher for a free night in a 5 star hotel. Being the procrastinator (and busy mummy) that I am, we only redeemed it months later, a couple of weeks before it was due to expire. A few days before the day arrived I was speaking to someone who argued that… Continue reading Weekend breaks. Are they worth it?