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The Right To My Identity

I’m very passionate about many things in my life: my children, my work ethic, women’s rights AND MY IDENTITY. In my last post, I talked about my desire to have a tubal ligation and today I have another topic that I feel very strongly about. 710 more words


The pros and cons of a business trip

From the first day I started working I have had travelling jobs. Within my first month of my first job, I had to leave my boys for one week to go to the Dominican Republic. 646 more words


5 Apps I CANNOT Live Without!

In my Secret to Sanity blog post, I talked about things I do to keep my sanity in all the craziness that I call my life. 465 more words


The Secret to Sanity

How do you do it? I get asked this question by married as well as single colleagues and friends almost daily. The married ones feel as if they aren’t holding it together and the single ones are overwhelmed by how much work balancing marriage, career and kids can be. 1,055 more words


The value of music, and of being a musician

In my darker moments, sometimes I start thinking that being a professional musician (in the way I am currently doing it) is an inherently selfish act. 652 more words

Mine’s a double - Yet another challenge and kick in the teeth 

I am a single parent with twin boys. I don’t receive any financial support or any other input from the boys’ dad or his family. I am about to begin work two and half days so that we can afford to rent our own two bed house in the local town. 406 more words

Balancing Work With Family Life