December 29, 2022

Festive Pause

“It’s never overreacting to ask for what you want and need.” – Amy Poehler For years I’ve battled with depression during the holidays. For years I’ve […]
November 24, 2022

Where have we reached

The changes, the highs and lows, and the hormonal shifts, there is power in that. – Michelle Obama On the heels of World Menopause Month and […]
October 20, 2022

On Lending Books

Borrowed books and umbrellas are seldom returned. Ruskin Bond, Funny Side Up If I lend you a book, you are important to me. Read it, savour […]
October 6, 2022

What to not take on a trip

I love the outdoors, adventure and going to novel places once my knees approve and give me permission, I’m okay. I took my mom and my […]
September 22, 2022

What’s in your bag?

He who would travel happily must travel light. -Antoine de Saint-Exupery I am beginning to think there’s a direct correlation between getting older and the size […]
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, […]
August 8, 2022

Where is the li(n)e

Is it just me or has anyone else noticed that when you are waiting in line, particularly at a government office or on some service, you […]
August 2, 2022

Different yet the same

Travel because you have no idea who you are until you experience yourself through different people and realize how we’re all the same. Erada One of […]