As a teacher I believe my role is to guide my students, believe in each and every one of them, teach that anything is possible with persistence and grit, and encourage them to be the best they can be. It’s about being present, just ‘having a go!’ and understanding that we learn so much from […]Read More What to do when you don’t know what to do
We will all face tricky and challenging times in our lives – that’s a fact!! And the more we stretch ourselves, the more challenges we will have to navigate and find a way through. That’s also a fact! Life does and will throw things at us that are at times unexpected, appear unfair and can […]Read More Just a speed hump …
If you could live anywhere, where would you choose to be?Would you like to live by the beach? Or in the country? Have a sea change? Or tree change? Would you stay where you are already located or move to greener pastures? It’s an interesting question. And it’s possibly a question that many of us […]Read More If you could live anywhere, where would you choose?
Well what can I say!! It’s amazing what we can do when we put our minds to it and just have a go! Thinking back, there were a few things that made it on the ‘his’ to do list. One of those things I palmed off was building furniture. It’s not that I didn’t like […]Read More Unfamiliar becomes familiar
It’s funny how much you can forget who you are when you are under pressure or stress! Over the period of a decade, I went from being social and somewhat carefree, loving fun and jokes, happy, friendly, relaxed & calm TO stressed, nervous, anxious, overwhelmed, anti-social, afraid, doubting, sad and unhappy! I ended up living […]Read More Who am I? What happened to me?
You know, what we value and what we believe are 2 things that are instrumental in our life and how we choose to react to life’s events and challenges. I had never really questioned my values and beliefs, nor knew the real impact of them on my life. When life was turned upside down and […]Read More Values and beliefs
Thanks for joining me and sharing in my journey! I aim to write honestly about life – the good, the bad and the harsh. I’m sharing because I honestly hope I’m able to help other women who find themselves in marriage separations and/or life events that create uncertainty, insecurity, disbelief, questions and vulnerability – all […]Read More An introduction