Diary of Me

My NICU baby ~ a mothers experience.

I'm not sure exactly how I'm going to write this post or if I'm even ready too. It's been almost 14 years and I have never talked about it. It was the day my daughter was born. Life changed me on that day. Its where the sadness began, its where ...
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Sick and Seeking Minimalism

For over a week now my daughter has been sick with a cold that has really taken the wind out of her sails. She has had the temperature, the watery itchy eyes, the constantly runny nose to the point of raw, the fatigue and feeing exhausted. As a result she ...
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Do you feel overwhelmed!?

Its perfectly normal. You are perfectly normal. Personal I believe it is something that comes and goes with being a single parent. And with most people in life. No one really escapes it. Its more of a matter of how we deal with it and not letting it consume you ...
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It’s December!

Ok I finally made it through 2016 ... and have a new job to show for it.  Oh my! Thank the universe! It got pretty hairy there for a while and I was starting to get visions of living out of a cardboard box. But ….. very happy to say ...
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A Blessed Mess!

This is going to be raw, I warn you now. I was struggling with what has transpired in my life recently and it all just came out, onto blank page ... here goes ... I lost trust in myself recently. I lost trust in everything and in everyone. I was ...
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A collection of moments

Boy its been a crazy few weeks. School holidays are nearly over and my girl will be heading towards the end of her first year in HighSchool.  I have to admit I have really missed her over the holidays, I’ve worked the whole way through and tried to spend what ...
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Grip of Choice

I never realised how much I relied on myself, until I let myself down. Slowly losing my grip on everything. Losing total control over my job, my life …. everything speeding ahead and feeling powerless to hold on. I also never realised how resilient I can be … I have ...
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