Polly's Morning Musings

Five musings to start off 2021

As I sit here with my cup of coffee and Molly watching some riveting cartoon giving me some "me time” I ask myself - do I really want 2021 to start? Or maybe the better question is - how do I prepare myself for this new year like no other with all it...


Polly's Morning Musings

8 Learnings from 2020

So today I woke up early and peeped over at Molly’s bed in the corner of our room. I am pretty sure I carried her and put her the right way up on her bed and carefully covered her with a blanket. Now, I could see a mop of hair at the foot of the bed,...


Polly's Morning Musings

Polly’s Morning Musings

I tiptoed out of the room, down the corridor to the kitchen, put the kettle on and sat down at the kitchen table overlooking the beautiful courtyard. I heard the peaceful sounds of the birds as they woke up and flitted about. The gentle rustling of t...



Feisty Forty - Part 2

I like this quote by Carl G.Jung “ Life really does begin at forty. Up until then, you are just...



Mother of Mine

When I was a little girl I wanted to be just like my mother. She was beautiful and wise, gentle and ...



Staying Sane through COVID-19

"In January 2020 the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the outbreak of a new coronavirus dise...



Mommying in the times of the Coronavirus

It has been just a few days that my kids are home bound, and I’m already missing school. The 4.30am ...