Can you inspire others to be calm?

Now that sounds like quite a title doesn’t it?? Like, no pressure to perform here, people! Just be so calm that you inspire others to be calm as well. Of course, you can… Well, believe it or not, I was told this a few months ago. That the calm way that I handle my...

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How to organize priorities for all my tired Mamas

How to organize priorities for all my tired Mamas

Does that feel like part of a song to you?? No? Well, maybe it’s just me… but I have Beyonce in my head. And instead of “all my singles ladies” it’s more like “all my tired mamas, all my tired mamas… now put your hands up”. But hey, I think that would be an awesome...

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Organizing beginning school

Organizing beginning school

I wonder how all the great writers came to write what they did? I mean did they have a plan in their head before they got it down on the page… or did they just write? Sometimes I have a plan. And it works well. Sometimes, like today, I just sit down and the words...

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Planning using big rocks first

Planning using big rocks first

Ever heard of the phrase "plan the big rocks first"?!? No, nor had I. Photo by Tina Nord from Pexels But apparently it's a thing. Like a Stephen Covey of how to be productive fame type thing. It's big in business and management. I really like the story...

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Being organized enough to create calm

Being organized enough to create calm

I like to be organized. Don't you?? But before you click away thinking “another person telling me how to organize everything in my life and giving me yet another list of things to do and to declutter which I won’t be able to keep up with…” hear me out. I have a messy...

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Organizing calm during the holiday period

Organizing calm during the holiday period

Oh the holiday period. It’s so much fun! And so calm. So peaceful. So orderly… I think the only calm thing about Christmas is the baby Jesus! Coz he was asleep! [But seriously how did he sleep through the noise in the stable though?!?] Anyway, I have found that the...

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Thankful today

Thankful today

Last month we had a funeral. Of a wonderful, generous, kind and thoughtful man. We will miss him. His wife is one of the most outwardly-focussed, generous people I know. When she spoke to my father that day, she asked him how my mother was (who couldn’t be there) and...

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When you hate your season of life

When you hate your season of life

Have you ever had that? Where people who have been through the stage of life that you are STRUGGLING in tell you that “this is just a season of life”? I wholeheartedly agree that our lives should revolve more around seasonality. I don’t think we can balanced without...

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Why you will never really be a balanced mama

Why you will never really be a balanced mama

Balance. We hear it praised everywhere, VERY loudly. Do these 10 things to achieve balance. The importance of being a balanced Mama for your kids. Ways to have work/life balance as a WAHM (Work at home Mama). “How to achieve balance in life” is an article I want to...

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