Category Archives: Mommybeing

When you join he “mommy club”, you develop the urge to share your experiences. The joys, the woes and the whole adventure!

Before you get involved with a horsey woman…

I always say that there should be a support group of sorts for the husbands of horsey women. There are certain woes that only men involved with horsey women could understand. We shouldn’t generalise, and of course there are as many … Continue reading

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Feeling grim

Today I decided that human beings are deep down, basically shit. The friends that make promises don’t keep them. The people that are there for you when you actually need help are not the ones that have claimed to be … Continue reading

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Starting School…again!

Twenty years ago this year, I was in my final year of high school. This morning I dropped my first-born off for his first day of grade 1. I didn’t expect to cry, but there you go; those mother-emotions catching you … Continue reading

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I am a quitter…

As we all skip and prance into 2017, hoping and praying it will be bigger and better than last year, I decided to start my year by quitting. Not the New Year’s resolution-type of quitting such as quitting smoking, or … Continue reading

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Wiser with age

People make such a fuss of being “old”. Movies and the mostly fake world they portray have made society in general want to look young, beautiful and thin- if you are a woman, that is. I have never been able to … Continue reading

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Parental Inadequacies

If there is one thing no-one ever deems to tell you when you talk about having children, or announcing pregnancies or even right after you bring your little bundle of joy home, it is how inadequate that tiny being can … Continue reading

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The true cost of horses – for our unhorsey friends and family

I have yet to come across a hobby more expensive than that of riding horses. You speak to people who do different things and they all like to tell you exactly how expensive their gear is, but it never quite … Continue reading

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