September 5, 2022

Was that really necessary?

Note to reader: I drafted this article about three years ago, all persons mentioned are now older and wiser. I have a three-and-a-half-year-old son and I […]
August 18, 2022

Shareables anyone?

No one told me. Not a person said anything.  Nary a word was whispered. Instead, I heard about labour pains, nursing pains, contractions lasting for hours, […]
July 14, 2022


Every person needs to take one day away. A day in which one consciously separates the past from the future. Jobs, family, employers, and friends can […]
May 8, 2022

I am Leiba.

I am Leiba. Read that again.  It is a complete sentence and includes a subject and verb.  It is whole. Have you realized that as soon […]
March 17, 2022

Call me anything else but that

Sometimes I have an aversion to being called Mummy and if you are a mummy, particularly a fortysomething perimenopausal mummy like me, you know exactly what […]