I Am A MOTHER 

I am on call 24/7. With very short rest time in between.   There’s so much to do, that it’s hard to complete all that needs to be done. Do I get frustrated?  Do I feel tired?  Do I complain?  Oh yes I do. Coz like you, I’m just human.  But do I want it any…

Meat & Vegetable Paste

INGREDIENTS 6 Sausages (Pork, Beef or Chicken) 2 Strips of Middle Bacon (Optional) *it does add the richness of flavour  Corn Kernels from 2 Corns  1 Big Onion  Handful of Baby Spinach  A pinch of Sea Salt  Cracked Black Pepper  1tbsp Garlic Infused Olive Oil  2tbsp Extra Virgin Olive Oil Juice of Half Lemon  2tbsp…

Precious Breastfeeding Moments With My Baby 👶🏼

Many a times people will ask the mother, aren’t you gonna try weaning your baby off your breast soon? He is already 1 year old! But they don’t realise that actually not only the baby needs time to wean himself off when he is ready, even his Mummy needs to time to get used to…

Motherhood In A Nutshell

A “Mother” is born when a baby is born.  All mothers are faced with different kinds of challenges from the moment we stepped into “Motherhood”.  No child is the same. With that approach would have to be different with every child. Day in day out we will be receiving comments left right & centre on…

Red Sky at Night

Red Sky at Night Shepherd’s Delight. Tonight’s red sky has to be one the best I’ve seen for a very long time and not just a delight for shepherds. I was driving down a suburburn street not far from home at the time and I just had to stop to capture this awesome display. It…

Are you a Potato Lover like me? If yes, try this! 

I’m a potato lover!! If you’re also a potato lover, give this simple recipe of mine a try. Slice the potatoes into wedges. Marinade them with a dash of Sea Salt, Chilli Salt, Cracked Black Pepper, Garlic Infused Olive Oil, Dry Parsley, Lea & Perrin Sauce. Press Baked Potato on your microwave twice. Or microwave…

Are You Putting On A Mask? 

Pride sadly is something that has invaded many of our lives. I’ve never been one who projects myself as everything is ok when it’s not ok. What’s the point of doing that then to feel miserable? Right! What’s the point of putting on a mask that everything is A-ok when it’s not. Is it to…

Raising Up Children

Raising up children is never easy. On many occasions one can feel like we are always on a roller coaster ride. With unending rides which makes us feel somewhat restless & exhausted. We’ve got to remind ourselves that we were once that little. And I bet we were all also a handful! I would like…

Winter Solstice

Well today the 21st June is the Winter Solstice in the Southern Hemisphere. As well as being a full moon it is also the shortest day of the year. Being the shortest day it didn’t fail to disappoint us weather wise. Apart from early rains it was a mostly sunny day topped of with the…

Chicken & Bittergourd in Spicy Black Bean Sauce

INGREDIENTS 3-4 Chicken Drumsticks  1 Bittergourd  1 Big Onion 1tbsp Spicy Black Bean Sauce  1tbsp Oyster Sauce  1/2tsp Chicken Seasoning Powder Salt & Pepper to taste  2-3tbsp Cooking Oil  1 cup Water  METHOD    1. Heat wok/pan with Cooking Oil 2. Add on Big Onions 3. Add Chicken Drumsticks & Bittergourd 4. Add Water &…