A Gentle “No”

How many times have you felt bad for saying no? I used to and I would find myself offering all kinds of explanations why I couldn't avail myself to people or commitments. Not anymore, I have generally learnt the liberating power of a gentle no. A gentle no frees me from pressure and stress associated [...]

It’s all about Choice

"Promise yourself to be strong that nothing can disturb your piece of mind. Look at the sunny side of everything and make your optimism come true. Think only of the best, work only for the best, and expect only the best." Positive Mindset=Positive Output. You are what you think. Train yourself to see the good [...]

Quality Friendship

I spent this last weekend with a lifelong sister-friend that I have known since I was 7. Her family has become mine, and mine hers. A small gesture stood out to me this weekend that reminded me about the simplicity and beauty of authentic friendship. My Mom is on medication that she takes every morning [...]

You’re an Original 

"You were born an original, don't die a copy." We were all born for a specific purpose in this life. There are no 2 people who are exactly alike. Isn't that the beauty of the world? That we all have something specific to contribute to it. As women we are often faced with looking at [...]

It’s A New Year

So it's 5 days into the New Year and this morning I was already starting to feel like a horrible Mom. I broke out into an impromptu lecture with my kids and felt really bad afterwards. I took to Instagram to write about it right after my kids left for school. Mom fail or Mom [...]

First blog post

First blog post

Hi Everyone and Welcome to my BLOG!!! (insert happy dance here) I'm so excited that I finally took a leap of faith to do this! I've been contemplating the idea of blogging for donkey years. I'll write about why I decided to get started at another time.😊 I have a very full life and a [...]