Good Gifts

This week saw the end of my adoption leave and the start of my teaching career at my new school. I can’t believe how quickly these last four months have gone by! It feels surreal sometimes that we are finally parents and that we get to share our lives with such a beautiful, precious baby […]

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My New Normal

It’s been ages since I last wrote and the main reason is that I really haven’t had the time. Motherhood has been a whole other level of hectic – but so amazingly beautiful as well. Going from full-time teacher to full-time Mom has definitely been a huge adjustment for me. I’ve had to get used […]

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Beautiful Miracles

It’s been over a week since we were on the plane to fetch our daughter. She is now safely at home – fast asleep. Her tiny chest is heaving up and down, her legs are all curled up against her chest and her full little lips are pouting. She is just perfect – a beautiful […]

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My New Title

Monday 18 March I’m writing this post from the sky somewhere between Durban and Cape Town. Our flight took off about 30 minutes ago but Hubby and I arrived at the airport much earlier. We used the time to ease into travel mode and to reflect upon the week gone by. Last week Wednesday, we […]

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“Let it happen, let it happen Tomorrow knows what tomorrow knows You can’t make it get here sooner Let it happen, let it happen I don’t hold what the future holds But I know You’re my future” (‘Let it happen’ – Switchfoot) The last week has been a blur – a beautiful blur though, and […]

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God will find us you

‘Life is like a snow globe. Just when you think everything has settled down, someone or something comes and shakes it up’ – I remember writing those words for a writing activity when I was in high school. They’ve been true for so many seasons of my life and especially true of this new season […]

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