Posted in May 2012

Ribbon Handbag

Ribbon Handbag

Here’s a handbag I made in February 2011. It is made weaving ribbon and scrap string through ‘orange’ bag.

5 minute Chocolate cake

5 minute Chocolate cake

This has become a classic recipe. This recipe also comes with a warning, it is so easy to make that it can become a daily treat. Not good for a lean body 🙂 Originally this is made in a mug but I like to make it in a porridge bowl, then split it between me … Continue reading

Anaemia

Anaemia

So we recently had a staff wellness day at work, where we had our blood pressure, glucose and cholesterol checked. My glucose and cholesterol received perfect scores, but my blood pressure is a tad bit low… 😦  90/60 which could be due to anaemia (low iron levels). The word anaemia comes from the Greek word … Continue reading

In memory of my mom on Mother’s day

In memory of my mom on Mother’s day

Yesterday was mother’s day, I had the usual tenderness that comes along with any mother related day. You see my mom passed away a few years ago. I still miss her everyday, it does get better… but no amount of time will ever heal ‘not having my mom’. We were truly blessed to have my … Continue reading

Conflict at work

Conflict at work

This article might help in certain instances, but if the person you are dealing with is a complete stupitard. Sorry no help for you!!! Here’s a little article I found on the topic… Let’s face it: You’re never going to see eye-to-eye with everyone you work with. There will always be minor disagreements and differences … Continue reading

Wolves – A Cherokee proverb

Wolves – A Cherokee proverb

“One evening an old Cherokee Indian told his grandson about a battle that goes on inside people. He said, ‘My son, the battle is between two ‘wolves’ inside us all. One is Evil. It is anger, envy, jealousy, sorrow, regret, greed, arrogance, self-pity, guilt, resentment, inferiority, lies, false pride, superiority, and ego. The other is … Continue reading