Month: March 2015

Autumn: a time to take stock

I am a summer kind of a girl. I love the heat and the sun on my skin (with appropriate sunscreen of course). I feel free in summer. Free of layers upon layers of clothing that I must don in winter so I don’t freeze to death (OK so I don’t handle the cold very…

Say Sorry!

I can’t remember the last time my husband or I said sorry to each other. That’s mostly because we rarely have fights and even when we do, we are careful, almost tentative. Anger is muted with the respect and love we have for each other. So I was surprised when Miss Dee became adamant about…

Hurry up and slow down

When Miss Dee was little and she was sick, she couldn’t tell us what was wrong. It was so frustrating not being sure how to make her better if the illness wasn’t obvious. Now that she is older she can talk about her symptoms. Then we analyse to determine the extent of the problem. People…