Journey

Another bend in my blogging journey

If you’ve followed blogs for a while, you will inevitably notice that bloggers tend to have epiphanies somewhere along their journey about their purpose for blogging, the direction of their blog, their branding. I started this blog to create and connect mostly through my writing. I grew up with the thought of possibly being a…

2012 December Photo Challenge

Wordless Wednesday – December 2012 Snapshot

This is the last of my year with the Fat Mum Slim Photo-A-Day Challenges. For 2013, I’ve embarked on a new photo challenge with Project Life 365 and will be sharing more of that in due course. In the mean time, enjoy! You can follow me on Instagram to see more of my photos. {image credit}…

Photo Challenge – November 2012 Snapshot

Only one more post till I’ve caught up on my daily photo challenge snapshots for 2012. Even for someone who professes addiction to these challenges, keeping up the habit up was becoming a challenge by year’s end but I did keep going. So without further ado, please enjoy! {image credit} You can follow me on Instagram to…

Photo Challenge – October 2012 Snapshot

Yes, I am a little behind with my daily photo challenge snapshots. Did you miss them? Time flies quicker than I realise sometimes. So without further ado, please enjoy! {image credit} Come join me on Instagram to see more of my photos. Related Posts Photo Challenges *************** Joining in a mostly “Wordless Wednesday” with My Little Drummer…

Decoration

Christmas Wish List

Do you ever take the time to sit down and take the time to think of all the things you wish for? Over the years, as I’ve grown up, I’ve become too pragmatic and too busy. But childhood shouldn’t be the only time for wishing and dreaming. The thing about wishes is that they speak…

Women’s Wit

Hubby gifted me a cheap 2012 mini-calendar from the post-Christmas sales last January; two in fact. The first was called Chocolate. The second was Women’s Wit. I actually reacted a little oddly to the latter. I can’t recall why. But as I’ve followed the quotes through the year, I’ve come to really enjoy the collective…

Tension by Brent Salyers

The tension in motherhood

{image credit} To me, the line between personal contentment in the present and pursuing personal growth is a fine one. It took becoming a mother to realise the strength of the tension between these motivations. The “having it all” syndrome, the constant talk about trying to find the illusive balance, and the strong emotions in…