Dear Barbara Streisand: “People who need people are indeed the luckiest people in the world”

We are all just people who need people. And that’s how we all get by. By needing people and by allowing people to need us. Barbara Streisand was right. Continue reading Dear Barbara Streisand: “People who need people are indeed the luckiest people in the world”

Massage with a HAPPY ending (A story about honesty)

My sister googled some words and we concluded that it must be a “collapsed lung”. My pain levels shot through the roof and I had to see a doctor. He sent me home with some “muscle relaxants” (honestly!). Less than 24 hours later, I was back in his office. Not relaxed in the least! Continue reading Massage with a HAPPY ending (A story about honesty)

Think Before You Speak

We were talking about, pregnancy, babies, stretch marks and labour. Stories were flying thick and fast. I had lots to say!   In a moment of sheer excitement, I turned to the woman sitting next to me and said “Right?! Did you also suffer from morning sickness with your two?! Blahhh”   She laughed. I cringed. She laughed some more. I cringed some more.   … Continue reading Think Before You Speak