There is more to life than being a perfect mother. I have had many people ask the question “how do you cope with it all?” The answer is I don’t. I drop the ball many times. When I borrow time from my children to attend to work I am dropping the ball. If I am borrowing time from work to attend to my children I am dropping the ball.
There are certain things you learn from your siblings you can take with you for life, these are the 5 things I have learned from my sister that everyone should read….
I have been wrecking my brain to figure out why we, as women are always so embarrassed to sell ourselves. I am not sure if it is just me, or are we all conditioned that way?
So finally we welcome little Saul into this world. It has been quite a ride. I am celebrating by giving away a Pure Beginnings hamper and a New Born Photoshoot
Gambling addiction stole my childhood and ruins lives. The statement does not sound as harsh as heroin, as common as alcohol addiction or as crazy as sex addiction when you say it out loud, but I assure you that it is equally painful and devastating for families… this is my story
I get it, enabling your husband/partner or anyone else for that matter is probably the last thing you are thinking about while you are trying to juggle a career and being responsible for the house work. They key is to involve your partner and enabling him to help you instead of just blaming him for not helping. This is crucial not only for your sanity but also to stay focussed on your career and achieving your goals.
Self-confidence during pregnancy really can make the difference on how you experience your pregnancy. It sounds very easy and obvious, but I can guarantee you, as I am sitting here with only 4 weeks to go, it is not as clear cut and easy as it seems. If you don’t go into your pregnancy with a plan it is easy to get side-tracked. Feeling tired and not in the mood for anything, and having unrealistic goals to meet your new addition’s every expectations (even though he has non) can take over before you know it. These 9 useful tips will help you to experience your pregnancy with more confidence.
I have compiled a list of my favourite inspirational quotes from celebrity women in business from all over the world. As an entrepreneur I sometimes need a little push and motivation myself to get me through the hard times. (because believe me, its not always easy) I have these laying around to help me through them.
Hello, my name is Brigitte. I am a working mom from Cape Town. I understand the struggle between trying to stay fit and juggling kids, a career, family, and staying healthy.
I write about personal health and fitness related topics, parenting, self development, kids health and fitness, kids activities, entrepreneurship, family, food, fun and outdoorsy stuff.
I know better than anyone how challenging life can be and this blog is really just to shine some light on all of the above subjects.
Despite the fact that I run my own Marketing and Project Management business, I am absolutely crazy about fitness (still) and something that most people don’t know is that I am a qualified personal trainer. I offer a lot of free exercise programs and advice as well as diet and weight-loss information on my blog.
I am a mother of a boy (6) named Sammy and soon to be mom to another baby boy named Saul due 15 April.
The purpose of the blog is to share helpful and useful information and ideas with other like-minded women. I want to create a community of sharing and women supporting other women in their journey’s.
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