Your boss hates you. But he needs you. But he hates you. If it’s not your boss, then it’s someone else in senior leadership. In my case it was the VP, the second in command. TBH, the day I was called for a second interview I felt something was a bit “off” with him. He…… Continue reading 5 lessons I learned in a hostile work environment
Spring is almost here. I can taste it. The weather’s warming, the sun’s shining bri….wrong! It turns out it was JUST ANOTHER SANDSTORM(!) in the land of the sand. 🏜 But I’m ever the optimist and am looking forward to new stuff. New opportunities, new home, new school for girl spawn, new blogposts, etcetera. And…… Continue reading 5 picks for Spring 2017
I like to follow other female bloggers. I don’t follow many but have my faves. Garance Dore, Marie Denee and Beth Djalali are a few of the ladies I follow. As a South African I try to follow fellow Saffas, but I’ve not found anyone I’d go to bat for. This blog/rant will outline why these…… Continue reading 5 ways to lose blog followers
Spanking your child. If you do, you’re a douchebag. End of. But I get that some people are going to feel all kinds of ways about it, so here are some of the most common piss poor excuses and my take on it. 1. I got spanked and I turned out fine! No MF, if…… Continue reading 5 reasons to spank your child
I know what you’re thinking, “Another female blogger?” I say, “Why not?”. The world needs more opinionated females, IMHO. A Blog for Real Women Who am I? A wife, mom, educator and entrepreneur with a passion for life and people. Problem is, I live in the UAE, a transient place with lots of expats and…… Continue reading Hello, girlfriend!