Category Archives: work

The weight of living

When life is going well and times are peaceful, everyone is on their best behavior. Polite, well mannered and kind to each other. But the older I get, the more I realise that it is in turbulent times when we have the opportunity to see what people are really made of! I am not referring […]

under pressure

To all modern mothers, with a special mention to single mothers, this prezi is for you….. http://prezi.com/tq35vbwkak5c/?utm_campaign=share&utm_medium=copy The presentation is set to music, so put your earphones on if you are at work. Make it full screen, and click through the slides. I had fun making this for you. I do hope that you enjoy […]

single mom….threatened

I have recently bought a dog. Name: Buster. Aka: Da Litl Fluffball. Breed: Cockapoo Nature: Very cool and placid, even when constantly being teased by his big sister, my daughter. Last week, while walking in the park, we saw a Staffordshire terrier attack a little black poodle.  The poodle was killed instantly. The scene was devastating […]

single mom…..Perfect

‘Hi, my name is Janet. I have a reoccurring ingrown hair, longstanding issues with my mother, and I get a bit irritable when I am late for anything.’ I have heard that there are cultures where people introduce themselves this way. They state their name, followed by 3 personal faults. This tradition was established to […]

How are babies made?

Here is the question that started off my year: ‘Mum, can you explain EXACTLY how a baby is made?’ My answer: ‘Of course I can dear. Here is how it works: First you need to graduate from University. Once you graduate, many baby-doctors recommend travelling around the world to understand its diversity. When you run […]

THE FUTURE OF WORK

Last month I competed in a public speaking competition for TEDX. The topic was ‘The future of work… the power to make a difference’. As expected, mostly every one spoke of technology and mobile offices.   I didn’t! My take on ‘the future of work’ was a bit more personal.   Read on to find out what […]