Tuesday September 18th 2018

‘Beths Blog’ Archives

A day in the life of a high-need baby

A day in the life of a high-need baby

TODAY is one of those days. If you’re the parent of a high-need baby (and they do exist – we’re not just ‘bad parents’), you’ll know exactly what type of day this has been. If you have a baby who has never had you frantically Googling for [Read More]

Moonlight and Roses? When Being a Mother Isn’t.

Moonlight and Roses? When Being a Mother Isn’t.

For some women, having a child throws them into a seemingly endless tailspin for which they’re sadly unprepared. A friend spoke to me several months ago about how she battled to come to terms with having a child. “You too?” I said. She burst into tears. We were [Read More]

The Perfume : a life lesson worth reading

The Perfume : a life lesson worth reading

Thanks to my friend Penny Nel, again, for this inspirational piece. I am not in favour of sentimentality – but this one works for me. Enjoy. (oh, and please forgive the formatting – it’s pasted from email) PERFUME > > As she stood in front of her 5th [Read More]

Kindness by Naomi Shihab Nye

Kindness by Naomi Shihab Nye

KINDNESS by Naomi Shihab Nye Before you know what kindness really is You must lose things, Feel the future dissolve in a moment Like salt in a weakened broth. What you held in your hand, What you counted and carefully saved, All this must go so you know How desolate the [Read More]

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New Lindt chocolate super-sweet, baby

New Lindt chocolate super-sweet, baby

TERRY COOPER reviews two new flavours from chocolate masters Lindt. I usually choose a chocolate with a soft filling, [Read More]

A Big Issue : non-profit street mag may crash and burn

A Big Issue : non-profit street mag may crash and burn

Proudly South African non-profit magazine, The Big Issue, is facing a funding crisis. You’ve heard it all before, [Read More]

Luscious Lips with Dr 90210!

Luscious Lips with Dr 90210!

Pharmacist, mom and businesswoman EZNA J KENNEDY reviews Dr.Robert Rey Sensual Solutions ‘Lip Correct’ [Read More]

Single on V-Day? Try a little me, myself and US time!

Single on V-Day? Try a little me, myself and US time!

We received a presser from Pure Romance, which hosts fabby parties for singletons. No matter where you are in the [Read More]

Pumba : a lodge for all reasons

Pumba : a lodge for all reasons

Pumba Game Reserve in the Eastern Cape, South Africa, is one of the finest in the world. Bruce Cooper tells it like it [Read More]

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