Category: Life

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Work in Progress: Stats (because data is addictive)

Photo credit: Amador Loureiro It’s surprising to me that I have ended up writing — and loving it (and when I say love I mean love/hate). I was never good in English class (I mention my issue with words here). Math on the other hand…Do you remember those algebra questions that took half a page…
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July 3, 2019 0

Back on the Radar

Feature Image credit: Jiyeon Park It’s been a while…a long while. Over the last months my thoughts have drifted to my website, then quickly veered away. Far, far away. I should be blogging more, or at least that’s what I’m told in the endless ‘how to’s’ of authoring and social media. So here I am…
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May 15, 2019 0

I Don’t Normally Eat Flowers, But…

“Nothing would be more tiresome than eating and drinking if God had not made them a pleasure as well as a necessity” – Voltaire Under normal circumstances – I put too much butter on my toast. I like my steak medium. I bake because I like to eat what comes out of the oven. But…
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March 27, 2018 9

Working for Yourself is not Always about Self Employment

I was working for my kids, working for my husband and working for my church. But I forgot what it meant to work for myself. It took a friendly reminder to get my focus back on track. I’m better for it, and so will you be.


March 21, 2018 0

Are you Using your Introverted Personality as a Scapegoat for Insecurity?

when faced with the decision to do something that makes me uncomfortable, I often opt out and refer to my introverted personality as the culprit…that way I don’t need to take responsibility for my insecurity.


February 16, 2017 2

How to Know When not to Give Up (or What Childbirth Taught me about Entrepreneurship)

The age of the internet has opened the doors wide for business endeavours to be constructed from the couch, wearing pyjamas. This has been a godsend for mothers all over the world who have had the opportunity to see their dreams realised through building a business while cleaning up the remnants of a damp cracker…
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January 5, 2017 0

Thou Shalt have Down Time this Holiday Season

Churches all over the world are preparing Christmas carols and special services. Volunteers are running around like headless chickens – organizing, practicing, sorting…and this is where…if I may interject…I’ll mention one of the Ten Commandments “Remember the Sabbath day.”


December 7, 2016 0