Chat With Mum, Life Lessons

A Chat with Mum.

I love having chats with my mum, mainly because of how inspiring and insightful they get. While sometimes they may get a little touchy too, especially when she’s trying to hold me accountable for things I’ve said I will do and haven’t yet done OR when she wants to know what’s going on with regards…

Sacrifice

The Sacrifice ‘Bacon and Egg’ Story.

Earlier in the week as I was celebrating turning a year older, I was looking for a positive message that will be the guide to my new year. And what best place to get that than at church? I happened to be born on a Sunday back in 1987, and it’s not every year that my…

Dove Chocolates, Special Moments, Special Messages

Of Special Moments.

It’s so remarkable that when we look back at our lives, our most memorable and special moments, are never about the places we’ve been to, or how much money we spent on something, even when it seems so while we’re at it. It’s even never about us really, but more about the people we are…

New Year, 2015, Life Lessons

2015 Building Bricks.

It’s finally here, 2015 is finally here. Remember when it looked like a mirage? When you would set goals that seemed unachievable and go like “Ah, I’ll get married in 2015″. Ha ha, I said that A-LOT. Thinking that 2015 is the future. Now the future is here with us and I’ll be getting married. The…

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas.

I don’t know whether to say that Christmas doesn’t quite feel the same any more, or it’s just that the mechanics around it have changed. That we have to work through it and that we have to fund our festivities. Gone are the days for long holidays that you spend in the house during this…

Life, Life Lessons, Boiling Milk

Just Like Boiling Milk.

I recall my teenage years with such gusto as I write this post because of how much we were tried and tested when it came to upholding certain values. I think the most recurring one being patience. And I’ll always give my parents a ‘thumbs up’ for that. Especially now that in my grown up…