Exam season is lurking around the corner! As a mom to a 6th grader, I need to empower and assist my child but no longer study with them. With all of the above in mind - here's a free printable study timetable! The transition between, handholding your child through the exam season and allowing them to learn, take responsibility and grow independently, is so hard. Simply because we want the very best for our kids! We want them to succeed. The first term of this year, I gave Logan ... Read More about Free Printable Study Timetable for Primary School Kids
I believe, we have passed the stage where the simple solution - learn to say no - is enough. Let's be honest, for most of us, we're busy with important things! Things that aren't optional and definitely, cannot be pushed to the side. Where we find ourselves, as a society, is treading dangerous waters! What is the solution? Don't get me wrong! It's good for us all to learn to say no. But what I am saying, is that it is time to up our game, choose a little wiser and focus on the ... Read More about It’s not enough to learn to say no.
We're all too familiar with the general responses of a friend or acquaintance when we ask, 'how are you?' Busyness is a common theme of life, at the moment. Do we promote busyness as an acceptable cultural standard? In my last blog post, I confessed to not prioritising my time, despite my best efforts and intentions! I have noticed a major busyness trend in my life over the past couple of months. Weekends have a general feeling of exhaustion. We're resting, in order to push ... Read More about Balancing Busyness: An Ongoing Mission to Meaningful Life
Happy Human Rights Day for yesterday! It's crazy to think my last blog post was published on 29 January 2019! This to me is a clear indication that I haven't been practising what I preach! It's time to get back to basics and walk the talk! 2019 has had me all over the place! Mostly in a good way! But the thought that we're only three months into the year has me a little overwhelmed! Work has been over the top. It's been go-go-go, with no rest for the wicked. The whole office ... Read More about Confession! It’s Time to Walk the Talk
Every year I seem to prepare myself for the 3 long months of January. This year, however, January has really simply taken things too far - the January slump has (for the most part) gotten the best of me! Three weeks into the work/school routine and I am beyond exhausted! The January slump has become more tangible than I've ever experienced it! The January Slump The 3rd Monday of the New Year is typically referred to as Blue Monday and is often described as the most depressing day of ... Read More about Get Out Of The January Slump Now!