The Liebster Award

I’ve noticed comments and tweets about Liebster Awards over the last couple of months and really didn’t have much of an idea about it. I assumed that the people who won them were from the elite ‘tots100’ type communities. And then it happened to me, I was nominated for a Liebster Award by @Mumwithbrain and again shortly after by @firstooth ,  @_rainflower and @scandimummy. I was elated and humbled that anyone reads what I have to say and is interested in knowing more about me. I’ve since read a bit more on the Liebster Award and am such a fan of […]


I found out through a Google search my friend died

This is one of my more difficult posts. He is always on my mind and I will never forget him. I know this might not all come across the way it does in my mind but words have failed me up to this point and I do need to address these feelings one way or the other. I had a friend whom I met in a chat room, back when I was a teenager and obsessed with the Internet and chat rooms. I don’t remember now what caused our paths to cross but what connected us was the desire to cherish life and […]

Good Friday – Jesus loves you

I am truly humbled by the significance of today. Jesus Christ truly loves me. He gave of himself so that I can walk free today. It is a taboo to air my spiritual views on a public platform but today I am reminded that Jesus did just that too. I follow in His footsteps when I accept my faith, embrace it, and be gracious for it. This is a reminder as well as a word of encouragement to all who are hesitant to acknowledge their belief in God to everyone around them. God loved you then, he loves you now, and […]

Pumpkinella in the flesh