Demystifying the female body

I come from a culture where there are certain things you just do not discuss, as they are considered base topics that genteel people do not ever talk about. One such subject is the female reproductive system. In years gone by the thought of even mentioning the above topic would have made my skin crawl […]

Dear Future Me: How to be an awesome grandparent

Dear Future Me Listed below are a few things I really hope that I remember when I am about to become a grandparent one day. Kids, I totally give you permission to print this out and make me read it when the time comes.  You are not owed access to your grandchildren. Whether and how often […]

I was in the middle before I knew that I had begun

I cannot fix on the hour, or the spot, or the look or the words, which laid the foundation. It is too long ago. I was in the middle before I knew that I had begun. ― Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice I love this. So often with life’s experiences, good and bad, people ask […]