Acting Out My child needs me. When he is acting out, he doesn’t do it because he wants to hurt me. He does it because he is hurt and he doesn’t know what to do. Basically he is screaming for help. And although it triggers me, everything inside me screams for him to stop acting […]
Saying Goodbye, Without Really Saying Goodbye Last Saturday the devastating news reached me that my grandmother, my Omi, is dying. And I couldn’t be there. I couldn’t jump in my car to drive to her. I couldn’t talk to her one last time, I couldn’t hold her hand, I couldn’t give her a hug. I couldn’t […]
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How I got my Berkey! I have been working on this post on and off for a couple of weeks now. The steps I took were difficult and hard to remember because in the meantime Microman was admitted to the hospital. He is doing fine now. So follow my steps below and feel free to ask questions […]
The day Dad made me think of IFTTT Dad is in the market for a new job. The other day Dad had a talk with a recruiter and he confronted Dad with the fact that he doesn’t have a Facebook account. Apparently after looking up potential candidates on LinkedIn, a recruiter continues his search and looks on other social media […]
Chocolate Cake When I asked Midiman what kind of cake he wanted for his birthday, his answer was: “A Darth Vader Chocolate Cake!”. As soon as he answered I wondered “why did I ask?” Flavoured cakes, fine. But themed cakes. I am not a theme cake baking kind of person who gets all crafty. First […]