The Test.

The Test

Today’s post is prompted by a writing challenge. It spoke to me. I’d love to hear about your thoughts on this challenge. You have the choice to erase one incident from your past, as though it never happened. What would you erase and why? The Test It was 1986, a temperate Summer’s day in Johannesburg,… Read More

Hair today. Gone tomorrow.

An Alopecia Diagnosis Story.


Today’s MOMfession is mine. It’s the story of how I was diagnosed with Androgenetic Alopecia and how it’s changed the way I see myself… for the better. If a woman’s hair is her crowning glory (well, the famous ‘They’ say it, so it must be true) then I am clearly not royalty. I, in fact,… Read More

Open letter to the parents of “The Bully”

You seem like such lovely people but your child is a bully.


Dear parents of “The Bully”, Let me start by saying, you seem like really lovely people. This makes me feel a little awkward because if I wasn’t writing this letter to you, I’d probably be trying to befriend you. How do I put this? I suppose I’ll just come out with it – your child… Read More