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Being the mother of 4 and a full time career women, I don't get much time to myself. Although I must admit now that 2 of my boys have left home and the other 2 are both teenagers, I do get a lot more me time. Me time is a purely selfish time when no one else exists. I am the only person that matters. A time where I get to decide what to do and where to do it. These are sensual moments for me....more
As the mother of 4 boys, I am most definitely the thorn amongst the roses. And I quite possibly have myself to blame. You see, when I got married, I was young and innocent and had a lot to prove. I wanted to be able to stand up on my own 2 feet and never feel dependent on a man. I made a point of trying to do it all - including any DIY tasks....more
Son no 3 is a teenager - so I am obliged to listen to his "music" in the car in the mornings, otherwise I am not considered cool or with it or whatever term they use nowadays. Anyway, this morning is no different - we are listening to his crap. He describes it as "Dubstep" or "Club music". The song we are listening to actually sounds like music for a change so I look at my LCD screen and it says we are listening to Deadmau5. So I query this with my son and the conversation goes as follows:...more