These days, it feels like everyone has depression and I almost feel like it's a cliche saying that I struggle with it. When I was 15, I started seeing my 3rd psychologist with great hesitancy, who diagnosed me with depression. My mom had decided that...

  Twas the 5 days before my birthday and this year 'round I decided that I would not let the usual birthday-blues get me down. I usually fall into this sad trap of getting really heartbroken over silly things like missed opportunities and the things that...

For as long as I can remember my mom has dieted, so much so that we have an ongoing joke that there isn't a diet she hasn't tried. From cabbage soup, Kelloggs All Bran, Grapefruit four times a day, prescription diet pills, gelatin and now...

When I was a little girl, I suffered from really bad eczema on the inside of my elbows and would often have bad sores due to an allergy to dust mites and mosquitoes. We tried just about everything from cortisone to natural remedies, to moving...

It is no secret as to how much I love my job. For those who don't already know, I work as a virtual assistant for an events company that specializes in video game parties. Basically, I help in the daily operations of 2 companies. The one...

As some of you may know, a few months ago we moved from the farm back into town. For the last few months, our new home has been a war zone with renovations which included new flooring right through the house and an entirely new...

Two weeks ago, the lovely folk at Africology invited me to a mommy-treat at their beautiful and luxurious spa. The last time I went to a spa, I had just found out that I was expecting and had to leave my facial every 10 minutes...

I haven't done one of my 'What's up and happening' posts in a very long while. Those posts are usually the ones where I highlight Axl's latest milestones and what he has been up to. But in a recent post, a few of you reached...

I have decided to start a new thing on my blog, perhaps it'll become a regular series, called "What I am...

I usually leave these sort of blog posts for The Baby Blog, to mention Axl's milestones and all that is happening with regard to our family life. However, this post seems a little more suitable to my lifestyle blog.Today, I am moping about and feeling...

I cringe every morning when I excitedly read through my Time Hop, and these are only the things that happened a year ago. In 9 years time, I will be celebrating the big 3-0. You might think that I am thinking way too far ahead,...