The Oh F**k Moment of Parenthood and Me-Time Trips

Posted by on Sep 6, 2013

The Oh F**k Moment of Parenthood and Me-Time Trips

When pregnancy strikes the first time, seasoned parents rave how wonderful parenthood is. They don’t tell you about the ‘OH F**K’ moment that hits within about seven days. It’s that moment when you realise that no matter what you do with your life, you will affect this little thing that you are now 100% responsible for. It’s that moment when your realise that if you take risks you have a knock-on affect on this little person’s emotional and mental well-being for the rest of their life which will impact on their kids and their kids after that. You have started a chain that cannot be broken. It’s that moment when you realise that you are now the adult in charge, you are the one that will have to fight off the zombies if there is a zombie attack. It’s that moment when you realise your life is no longer your own: it has been consumed by the ball of love – and even if you are not one for using bad language, a silent cry of  ‘OH F**K’ screeches into your head.


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To Do: Skydive

Posted by on Dec 27, 2011

To Do: Skydive

Skydiving by nature is against every instinct built into every fibre of our being, but it is one of those things the majority of adventurous spirits intend to do someday. If you are going to do a skydive, do one somewhere amazing in the world strapped to a professional (bonus!) or do your skydive for charity – or both. There are only two to three seconds of pure terror: the moment you launch yourself from a perfectly good plane 4,000 metres up in the air, to the instant your body reaches terminal velocity – about 200 kph.


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DeCluttering Can Make You Healthier

Posted by on Dec 27, 2011

DeCluttering Can Make You Healthier

Most people have no idea how much their clutter affects them. You may actually fondly believe yours to be an asset, or at least a potential asset, after it has been sorted through and organized. It is only when you start clearing it out that you will realize how much better you feel without it. Here are some effects to watch for:


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