How contentment takes the sting out of comparison

The Back Story I’ve always struggled with comparison issues, in all areas of my life. In a recent conversation with my husband about this very blog. He asked me what I wanted to achieve with it. He asked me what…

Am I a Grinch || Why I take the Christmas tree down on …

My husband called me a grinch yesterday, half joking, I think. A little while after my sister in law joked it hadn’t even been a full 24 hours since Christmas and I had already removed all traces of it. It’s…

Tales of my Motherhood || Learning to let go

* This is a post I wrote in September and clearly forgot to press publish on, but the message is conveys is relevant. Especially this time of year when we try to be all things to all men. It’s a…

An Open Letter To My Husband | Piece by Piece

Dear Sean, I always find this time of year difficult. I don’t know whether other people realise this or not. I do my best to hide it, because in all honesty I am both embarrassed and angry at the reason.…

Know Your Worth

Today is Monday. Normally that. means starting the day with a bit of a meh attitude. However, today my morning went pretty well. We were at the school on time, early infact. I took Darwin and Ezra to the park…