Say Something

I have big feet. Like, size 8 big feet. I seldom paint my toenails bright colours because there is just SO MUCH surface area. On a normal woman, pink toenails look sweet and summery. On me, it looks like I spilled paint on my feet. This, however, is not my primary problem. My main defectContinue reading “Say Something”

How To Be A Better Parent All The Time At Everything

Dear Parent, You’re probably thirty-something. You probably have a child or two under the age of four. You never knew you could feel SO MUCH LOVE, but you also never knew it was going to be THIS HARD. There are moments of sheer delight, but they’re often separated by long, mundane hours that range fromContinue reading “How To Be A Better Parent All The Time At Everything”

Rookie Mom: How to Partner with Teachers

If you live in South Africa, this week your Facebook feed has been filled with pictures of kids on their first day of school. If you’re like me, you’ve been sending messages back and forth about kids who are fine, mothers who are not, hints of tears and declarations of wine. When I imagine having twenty-eight littleContinue reading “Rookie Mom: How to Partner with Teachers”