5.6.2019 09:00 am
We need to learn how to choose our own happiness
In the past year, I have changed jobs twice. As an HR professional, I, of all people know this is not ideal.
Most people who know me would probably say that I am an outspoken woman and a little opinionated (okay, maybe more than a ‘little’)… I have strong convictions and beliefs, and I tend to wear them on my sleeve. Loudly!
2018 was not a great year for the world, maybe 2019 will be better, but not unless we as humans start to change our ways. And where better to start than the people raising the future generations of humans.
At some point, I hope that the fantasy of parenthood that I retain will be replaced with the reality that I have come to know.
Can we really, as parents, keep our children safe from harm, heart-ache, horror or hardship? I think there is too much in this world to guard against, therefore the best way to protect is to prepare.
Family holidays are both a dream and a nightmare, especially when it is with the broader family. The travel time, the close quarters, the differing parenting styles, the relationship dynamics…
(READ TIME: 4 MINS)The way women are portrayed in advertising over history has contributed significantly to the gender stereotypes women are now trying to shake off. As a woman working in advertising I have a responsibility to actively challenge these tropes, but as a mom to a girl, that duty has become not just a burning issue but a burning mission.
Amazingly it involves no weights, no jogging and no aerobics.
Studies have shown, these are the three items of gym equipment most likely to cause you an injury.
In which Warren Robertson falls for a horrific con just because it was in the guide book.
Stress does not automatically mean you are being productive.
When grouping containers, choose plants with the same light and water requirements.
Do something different and embrace 50 shades of greenery in your home by creating a beautiful leaf arrangement.
Finger-prune hybrid tea roses to flower for longer. This is done in early September, just before the new shoots form flower buds.