I’m an Indian female living in South Africa, a country that was (and still is) rife with racism. If you look at me, I’m as Indian as they come. My hair is thick, dark and straight. My complexion is dark- my husband says I’m a coffee with a dash of milk 😉 and if I… Continue reading It don’t matter if you’re black or white
I mean I literally need to talk. I’m a social person and an extrovert. I simply thrive on energy and the people around me. But with my new job I find myself in the position possible for someone like me… I’m surrounded by people who speak another language, one that I don’t understand. The… Continue reading I need to Talk damnit!
I’m a 34 year old woman living in South Africa and I’m a wife, a mom, a sister, daughter, aunt and a working gal. With that description, who the hell am I? At school everyone refers to me as ‘K’s mom’. With my husband’s family I’, “R’s wife”. With my extended family I’m ‘M’s youngest’… Continue reading Identity Crisis
Pikachu! Christened by my son because ‘he looks like a pokemon’. So our house has been an exciting, if somewhat chaotic place, recently. On Monday last week my son and I went and picked up Pikachu. He was 7 weeks old and had his first vaccination. I’ve adopted him from a local rescue organisation and… Continue reading Introducing the new member of the family…
I’ve always been a dog person, for as long as I can remember my fmaily and I have had dogs as pets. We were they type who saw a stray on the side of the road and would adopt it. I’ve had plenty of pets in my lifetime, dogs, chicks, turtles, rabbits, hamsters, the usual…… Continue reading Calling all Cat People
I’m quite a sociable person and I love having parties, especially birthday parties. It doesn’t even have to be my birthday, I just love celebrating birthdays. It’s a big day, the day to appreciate someone’s presence in my life. Last year I turned 33 and decided that I was officially an ‘adult’. So, being the… Continue reading Cheese and Wine, what could be better?
The title sounds deeps but don’t be fooled! Every Friday afternoon I’m convinced that time is an illusion and that our mind and the universe is playing tricks on us. How is that I when I look at the clock it’s been 3:00 for the past 5 hours??? But the weekend goes by in the… Continue reading Time, is it all a farce?