All posts tagged Books

February 12, 2015, 11 Comments

Every once in a while we read a book that has such an amazing, direct impact on our lives that we feel the need to recommend it to everyone. The 5 […]

Knowing what you want is half the way there (part 1 of 2)

August 12, 2014, 14 Comments

Sometimes it takes a slap in the face to turn you in the right direction (not literally of course, but figuratively speaking). Some months ago, a rela ...

Learning from a “break” while still keeping your heart intact (part 2 of 2)

September 21, 2013, 2 Comments

My ex-husband used to always say that I will accept from friends what I would never allow a boyfriend to get away with. As witnessed by my post last m ...

The Junior One Story

July 27, 2013, 3 Comments

Earlier this month, I finally relented to my younger daughter’s constant pleading for me to come in and speak with her class and decided to talk ...

  • Baby advice (part 3 of 3)
    April 25, 2013, No comments

    This is the third and last part of my Baby Advice blog. In the previous entry last month, I covered the first 3 key areas of advice: 1) Routine; 2) […]

  • Baby advice (part 2 of 3)
    March 29, 2013, No comments

    Recently, a Facebook friend I only somewhat know asked for baby advice on Facebook. Unfortunately, just as I was finishing my long paragraph of advice, my network connection crashed and […]

  • Emanating the French
    November 27, 2012, 13 Comments

    Whoever once coined the phrase “desperate times call for desperate measures” must have been a parent. The phrase is very much akin to what I’d been feeling since the return […]

  • Is Moving Really Exercise?
    June 18, 2012, 2 Comments

    Ah, moving house: everyone’s favorite activity to avoid at all costs. Don’t get me wrong, moving house is definitely something that occasionally needs to be done (especially when it can’t […]