Because even though you had 20 years…..it just somehow doesn’t seem like it was enough.
You ask yourself so many questions…
Did you teach them the right lessons?
Did you read them enough books as a child?
Spend enough time playing with them?
How many school parties did you have to miss?
Do they really know how much you love them?
What could I have done better as a parent?
Thank you very much to all those who joined us at 3pm GMT. We were talking the challenges of parenting and Below is a short summary of some of the take-aways from the session. ✨Remember in our parenting journey, connection with our children is key. Be available mentally, emotionally and physically. ✨Prioritise your children. LetContinue reading “Facebook live”
Webinar 3.10.18 Growing up in Zimbabwe, sex was a taboo and not talked about. The expectation was that one should stay pure and be a virgin till married. Talking to a few moms, highlights that abstinence was never the case. Yes, most women got married to the men that they were sexually active with butContinue reading “Our children and their sexual health”
I pray for your purpose as a mother. That you will embrace it and find fulfilment. I pray that you find mentors, friends who come along your journey and bring a deeper meaning to all that you do. 1 Timothy 4:15-16 Living Bible (TLB) 15 Put these abilities to work; throw yourself into your tasks soContinue reading “03.04.18”
I loved Wakanda. For me, the central message was the power and authority that mama’s have. “Tell him who you are!” ♥️ These are the words of Ramonda, Queen mother of Wakanda to her son Tchalla, during a battle to defend his throne. In moments of fear, uncertainty and frustration, as a mother what doContinue reading “Black Panther”
This has come sooner that I had anticipated. Mixed emotions I do say! Part of me would love to have you remain my baby forever and the other gets really excited about the woman you are becoming. You are a beautiful flower to watch, blossoming in your thinking and understanding of your world and thoseContinue reading “Chapter 13”
A dear cousin sent me this amazing youtube clip and I had to share. Initially, I was going to copy and paste on social media, praying that it blesses someone like it did to me. There, in that process of doing that ,I begun to reflect in action. The message touched me, as a momContinue reading “Loving your children”
The saga continues So far summer has been bliss. The planning has taken the pressure of me in amazing ways. Prayer and lots of it has gone into this planning. The idea is to have an enjoyable and memorable summer. For us as parents, the reality of our children growing too fast and time sippingContinue reading “Summer-saults”
Musings of a transnational mama: Two weeks of summer holidays already gone, time flies indeed. Summer holidays are fun. For many parents it’s a lovely break from the school run and early mornings. They can be a blessing summer holidays. A time to reflect and renew together as a family. A time to mellow onContinue reading “Summer-saults.”