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Welcome to Womanhood

"I wish I was better prepared" – words we've all uttered, right? It's a universal feeling for parents. You're sailing through parenthood, and then it hits you like a wave. One day, they're tiny tots, and the next, they're asking for sleepovers. Blink, and you're filling out high school applications. And just like that, they're ready to leave the nest. It's a little scary, but it's the real deal, and many of us will experience it. Now, let's talk about our girls....

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Oh Hello Flo - Period

Oh Hello Flo It caught me off guard.  It caught my mom off guard.  I was 10 years old.   Long long long ago, when I was 10 years old and it was December holidays in South Africa, my family and I took a roadtrip to Jeffreysbay.  I remember the cramps I had the last night of our holiday and our parents went out to dinner and us kids stayed at home with a nanny.  I doubled over, saw stars and the pain was excruciating.  Somehow I fell asleep and the following day I was ok.  Two days later back at home in Johannesburg, I was almost on my way to go visit my bestie for a playdate when I...

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