The topic of 'Can Women Have It All' is a very contentious one. There are many educated arguments, ranting blog posts, memes and feminist movements surrounding this one topic. Why do 'we', and by 'we' I mean everyone but mostly women, feel like it's some sort of challenge to be equal to a man. Or… Continue reading Having It All
Today is Human Rights Day in South Africa, Tuesday 21 March 2017. To quote my favourite poet, the ever wise Maya Angelou's said: "History, despite its wrenching pain cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again." There are so many things that have happened in the history of the world that… Continue reading Children Are Our Hope For The Future
When you are young and in love, and the relevant important body asks you how you want to be married, your answer is usually something stupid like "In Church" or "In a Garden" or "On the beach". What he is actually asking is "Do you want to be married IN Community of Property, or OUT of Community… Continue reading Married in COP – today’s rant!
Forgive me - No featured image! What would I put up? This week has seen the media blow-up over Trump 'the pig''s most incorrigible behaviour and language about women, as well as his confession about sexual assault! My personal take on this is "I am terrified"! Terrified that my daughters will grow up in a… Continue reading My opinion on Trump – As a mom of two little girls.
I'm not apologising for this posting being very very far away from the usual motherhood and parenting posts because I am so elated with today's announcement by the South African Home Affairs department that they are banning Steven Anderson and his associates from entering South African and preaching his racist homophobic hate speech. Steven Anderson is… Continue reading South Africa says No to Steven Anderson! Yes!