I Wish…

I wish... I wish that we could all get out of this ongoing mess, I wish that the sun would be shining everyday, I wish that we could see our loved ones without being fearful, I wish that we could see the light at the end of the tunnel, I wish that the third wave …

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Reality Stings, But Possibilities Await

My reaction isn’t quite what I had predicted. I’d looked forward to this day literally for years and then its much-anticipated arrival earlier this week brought about a fierce mixture of emotions which I am still reeling from. As expected, I was and am excited beyond belief, but with the excitement also came feelings of …

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I’m Just a Number Amongst Many Numbers

Life-work balance? This year is my 25th anniversary. Well, officially it is my 26th, but my first year didn’t count. Likely, you’ve guessed that I am not speaking about my wedding anniversary here. Instead, I’m referring to the number of years that I have spent in my profession. That’s a lot of time dedicated to …

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Fox Tails, Kona Coffee, Tulips and Sunshine

All you need is two lips to make you smile... or is it tulips? I personally cannot think of a better way to begin a Saturday morning than to have spotted a cute, red fox travelling through our ravine as I set my Moccamaster to brew my favourite Hawaiian coffee. Watching him trot along with …

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Purple-Striped Elephants to the Rescue

Try to imagine some purple in between those lines on this sweet, but rather enormous animal because for some strange reason, I couldn’t actually find an image of a purple-striped elephant?!? I just don’t understand it. I really don’t. It’s completely selfish behaviour and it lacks common sense which seems to have gone right out …

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