Offer yourself grace

We are now in day 5 million of the COVID pandemonium. A bit dramatic I’ll admit but that is certainly what it feels like. Now mind you, I am a home body so I am not complaining. I get to protect my space and my peace for the most part. On the other hand, there…

Parenting during COVID

It has been over a year and a half since the whirlwind of COVID hit the shores of Jamaica and life as we know it would change so drastically. On a wider scale I believe this is something that we can all relate to ; just how sudden of a shift life has had on…

She will reappear

As I sit here in my living room, children blissfully asleep, with the sounds of World Cup fever on the television, I have come to the realization that I haven’t just been a woman in so long.  You must be wondering, what, have you lost your breasts or something (in no way was that a…

Today is Sunday y’all, a day of reflection and relaxation for myself and my pair of thirties. Normally our routine is church, I would work a little and the kids would take a nap before we head to the beach. Today, I take a little time to lament on just how annoying it is for…

A mother’s pain.

You threaten me, for what? Hopes of instant compliance? I would do anything, fight any battle to protect the ones that I love. There is a real and true difference between reality and the version you created. When will you people quit with your selfish self-interest?   He is but a boy. Charming, sweet and…

Simple Livity

They will appear to wish you well but speak ill words of you. People will always have something to say about your mothering skills. Heck they will have something to say about the way you breathe. But guess what, you are your child’s mother and you do what you can to provide for them and…

Through it all, breastfeed regardless.

The breast is best, that’s what they all say. Yes we know the amazing qualities that come from exclusive breastfeeding but let us take some time to truly acknowledge the moms that have great difficulty in their trying to do so. I mean, persistence is the name of the game when you’re trying to breastfeed…

The Weed and the Wheat

They look equal you see. The wheat bears fruit but the weed is nothing but toxicity. At first glance you can’t tell them apart. Most onlookers don’t even know where to start. I have faith in the Lord as he holds his people in his right hand. In his home I will stand. My faith…