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Pregnant Women are Smug

I used to harbour secret judgey opinions of those pregnant women. You know the ones. The kind Garfunkel and Oates sing about. The smug, glowing, gone-with-the-fairies ones.

It seemed to me that when *Jane fell pregnant 10 years ago, she became the very epitome of Mother Earth. What a joke! Especially since *Jane was my most […]

By |May 6th, 2015|1000 Words|Comments Off on Pregnant Women are Smug

CrossFit and Pregnancy: My Story

Every woman and every pregnancy is different, but those who exercised before pregnancy are usually able to continue working out at the same level - This is what the doctors are saying now. We are no longer eating for two, we are exercising for two!

By |April 23rd, 2015|Magazine, The Booty Box|Comments Off on CrossFit and Pregnancy: My Story

Tips for Hips – How to Sculpt that Backside and Hip Area into Something Desirable.

How many times do we hear these kinds of things? How many articles are written with guide-lines to slimming, shaping and changing the way our bodies look?

While I am all for staying in shape and trying to maintain a healthy balance between enjoying some of life’s luxuries and giving our bodies the very best they […]

By |February 23rd, 2015|Magazine, The Booty Box|Comments Off on Tips for Hips – How to Sculpt that Backside and Hip Area into Something Desirable.

How to live like a rainbow has been shoved up your…Part 2 – Be an Adult

Being an adult can suck sometimes, but negating our responsibilities is the fastest way to a miserable, depressed and worthless life. Shirking adulthood comes in many forms, and we all do it in one way or another. Rather than begrudging the responsibilities that come with adulthood and independence, embrace the empowerment that is being a grown up and reclaim your life.

By |January 16th, 2015|1000 Words|Comments Off on How to live like a rainbow has been shoved up your…Part 2 – Be an Adult

Go Home Cinderella, You’re drunk – The Fairytale of New Years Resolutions

New Years Resolutions are nothing but frilly dresses put on for a party. They don’t work because they are too grandly packaged. They are the ostentatious, in-your-face, assholes of self-betterment, intimidating you and making you feel as though you are not good enough for the ball in your rags. But the fairy-god-mother-dust of improving your life is not as hard to find as you might think.

By |January 1st, 2015|1000 Words, Past Life|Comments Off on Go Home Cinderella, You’re drunk – The Fairytale of New Years Resolutions

The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You’re Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are.

How is it that some people seem to be able to find happiness in the face of adversity? How are they able to be positive, friendly and joyful even when they have been torn apart by tragedy, sadness and loss? How do they come through times that are so far from perfect we wonder how […]

By |December 19th, 2014|1000 Words|Comments Off on The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You’re Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are.

Chinese Blooming Tea – not just a lovely cuppa, but a classy way to swear

Next time you go for a cup of tea, give the Tea Merchant's Chinese Blooming Tea a try. Put the unassuming acorn in a pot of hot water and it turns your morning elevensies into a ritualistic experience. And if there’s one thing tea should be, it’s a ritualistic experience.

By |December 19th, 2014|Gone Fishing, The Pantry|Comments Off on Chinese Blooming Tea – not just a lovely cuppa, but a classy way to swear