Tagged with Christmas

How to take charge of your Christmas stress

How to take charge of your Christmas stress

This weekend I found myself in a crowded shopping centre during a weekend away. Which was not on the agenda, but became a necessity after my smallest boy misfired during an alfresco wee, and required new trousers, pronto. As we approached a department store, we watched as the doors opened, and hundreds of cheerless shoppers … Continue reading

Screw perfection. I pick peace.

Screw perfection. I pick peace.

Yesterday was The Day We Go Away. Historically, this isn’t a good day for me. Historically, it’s a day when I push myself too far. When my perfectionist tendencies go into overdrive. When I am paralysed by the need for everything to be Just So before we head out of the door. A reality that … Continue reading