Archives for January 2013

A mother’s love

Motherhood is by far the most important job I’ll ever do. I fought long and hard to become a mother and am so happy to finally have those precious kiddos in my life. I’m so grateful I was entrusted with their lives. Entrusted to love them, care for them, teach them. To receive their love […]

Into the unknown

Around this time every year, I usually find myself open-mouthed with wonder how quickly the word of the year has started working its magic on my life. This year is no exception, but the very nature of the word (action), also makes it a bit scarier than most. There’s no hiding from a word like […]

Beep beep…Kirby is two!

The little fella is two today! Dearest Kirby, At two, you…. …have an amazing character. …adore cars, trucks and building blocks. …love running, jumping and climbing (and any combination thereof). …love books. Your favourites right now are “Spot goes to the farm” and “The very hungry caterpillar”. …say mummy/ mamma, daddy/ pappa, car, there, more, […]


There’s a famous scene in The Matrix, where Neo is taken to see the Oracle to find out if he is The One (the saviour, who will ultimately destroy the Matrix). She gives him some cryptic answers, which he takes to mean that he isn’t. Why doesn’t the Oracle give him a straight answer? Why doesn’t […]