If one more person asks me 'so when is the baby coming', I am going to scream! People are cruel. Whether it is complete strangers or close family or friends of family. It is a horrible question to ask somebody. There are 2 things that I promised myself I won't ask somebody. The first is... Continue Reading →
A fellow Endo-warrior's perspective on pain! Read the article here: Source: Endometriosis and chronic pain: is there a pill-free way to a better quality of life?
The last few years I have found myself in an odd situation. Not really a situation, more 2 mindsets. On the one hand I didn't feel as close to my mom as always and certain things started to annoy me a lot. Stupid things, like the fact that she wanted us to get a dog so... Continue Reading →
I'm a private person, hence this blog is anonymous. I don't like telling people that there is a real possibility that me and my husband might never have children. I think that I don't feel like telling people also because we have not tried IVF yet and I don't want to say something like that... Continue Reading →
Every month you find yourself thinking what if we did accidentally conceive this month and have beaten the odds? I mean, in my mind it is not impossible and as a christian you keep faith and hope you get to skip the R60 000 payment. You even skip one or 2 of your contraceptive pills... Continue Reading →
My sister has 2 little girls, aged 2 and 5. And if I may say so myself, they are super cute and I love them to bits. The thing about kids that age is that every time they do something, the rest of the family would say something like 'she's just like her mom' or... Continue Reading →
I know Leandi from varsity days. She is such a gorgeous girl with an angelic voice. She is in her early 30's now, but last June she had to bury her husband. I don't know all the details around her husband's death, what I do know is that he was suddenly rushed to hospital and... Continue Reading →
We were at some of our best friends' wedding. And the scripture that they choose to be read during the ceremony was Psalm 23. Everybody finds it comforting and full of promise. I mean why wouldn't they? But not for me. Not in that moment. I started crying, through the entire ceremony, I was in... Continue Reading →