A Life Update

Man! I have been staring at this page for two weeks now. Not because I didn’t know what to write (there’s so much julle!), but I didn’t know where to start. Begin at the beginning and go on till you come to the end; then stop. ~ Lewis Carroll Two months ago I’ll start where…… Continue reading A Life Update

My Journey to Menopause

**Males or hyper sensitive readers turn away now. I'm 44. Shhhh. Don't tell anyone. My stock answer is "I'm forever 21".I'm greying, things are sagging and the rest are either tired, veiny or dry. I'm in active peri – menopause, but I couldn't be happier! Relieved would be a better word. You see, I've always…… Continue reading My Journey to Menopause

Challenges Series: Roberta Roodt

Claim to fame: my sister – in – law, rocking Glam-ma to 3 grandkids, expat teacher, living and working in the UAE for the past 13 years, sans hubby, go – getter and never – quitter.Challenge: post – 40 career change and international move. Roberta qualified as a teacher the year I was born. Process…… Continue reading Challenges Series: Roberta Roodt

Finding your Motivation after Falling off the Fitness Bandwagon

I love working out, but not working out working out if you know what I mean? I’m not ever going to be that person that has to plan to go to a class or a gym.  A personal opinion on gyms: yuck! A dumping ground for the collective germs and bacteria from every epidemic movie.…… Continue reading Finding your Motivation after Falling off the Fitness Bandwagon

Review: Baobab powder from Pandavita

As a thoroughly modern momma I’m ever looking for ways to make my kid stronger, keep her healthy, and generally give her an edge in life. From secular homeschooling, to targeted activities that incorporate full body and brain development, I’m always looking for the next best thing.  I’m currently reading Optimum Nutrition For Your Child’s…… Continue reading Review: Baobab powder from Pandavita

Attitudes towards ageing from all over the world

I generally don’t because…I just don’t ok? As mentioned before I really didn’t think about ageing because I wasn’t convinced I was going to get old. So now, as I look up ( and down, *blush) and see the silvery strands on my head, and the laugh lines around my mouth and the frown lines…… Continue reading Attitudes towards ageing from all over the world