Relationship Status change …

The day had finally arrived! All the planning, meetings, discussions, arguing, tears (of joy and sadness), excitement, confusion, more excitement, decisions, choices, colours culminate in this one moment. This momentous occasion that had us all wrapped up, all the time for months… Let me just say though, it was all worth it. The moment her…

Reflections of a Romantic…

I have always believed in love … the mushy, curl your toes, feel good kind of love. The one you don’t believe is yours even when you’re smiling from the inside out. The one where your life is so beautifully complex yet so magically simple. The one where everything is said in love, done for…

A Journey of the heart <3

My heart has been on a wonderful journey. Something makes me feel like the destination was destined. In so many ways, I can see these wonderful connected events over the last few years as to how this trip, that my family and I have been on, happened. My husband and I were privileged to have…

Spring! into Action…

It’s the Southern Hemisphere, it’s springtime, it’s my birthday month, for me it feels like there is change simmering as the summer sets in. So here’s a couple of things that might sound like cliches but that actually can invoke change! These small things might change you a little, or just offer some new perspective…

From babies to astronauts…

You blink and they’re 8, you blink again and they’re 20… there’s a couple of these messages in memes and inspirational Instagram posts urging us to cherish every moment because it all goes so fast. I have 8 year old twins, and an 11 year old going on 21 😉 I swear I don’t know…

Musings of Mercy

I am empathy… I am love… I am hope… I require you to think beyond yourself and your own situation… I require you to see things from all sides… I am something that needs no blame to be passed… I am something that requires a connection on a human level… I am Mercy… and these…