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…

We are multifaceted beings

As we take each step towards our goals and plans for our lives and the lives of those around us, it is important to do so with intention. My mother blessed me in so many ways that I am just now coming to grips with all the sacrifices she made and developing a clear understanding…

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…

Breastfeeding week- An Ode

It will be amazing they said. It will be a great bonding experience. You will connect with the baby in an amazing way. Breast is best. Keep trying. The latch will come. It’s okay if they keep crying. The battle will soon be won. Breast is best. But what they never said, The tip that…

Becoming…

The journey of a thousand miles begins with just a single step. We are molded daily by our surroundings, the people in our lives, the people we encounter along the way. We are continuously learning, growing and evolving. This is a snippet into my becoming, today.

Theorizing a Perspective on Decision 2020.

/pəˈspek.tɪv/ “A particular way of considering something,” is how the Cambridge dictionary defines the word perspective. It is a hell of a thing I must say. Have you ever wondered why it is that seven persons could be in a room, an incident occurs and of the seven there are probably only two accounts that…

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…

Struggling to find the way Ramblings of a heart on fire   There comes a time when you run low, the E becomes bolder and brighter. She always spoke so much, so fast, with so much gusto, so strong. Now she blunders, she can’t think straight, there is a lump in her throat and she…

Mind going a million miles per minute, wondering how bad, how deep down in the well is it? Crazy thing is, I thought I had it all together, spot on, created neatly into a wonderful chic bun. How do you measure how far you have come. They look well, but look at you, what have…

The backup boi

I’m not entirely certain if it’s just a Jamaican people thing or it’s all over the world but seeing the beam in other people’s eyes is easier than seeing and taking the beam out of their own. Truthfully we all create opinions on others though we may not all share it. But Lord knows, I…