the curse of an ex

i’m probably not the first person to feel this way, and i’m certainly not going to be the last.   it’s a weird feeling – somewhere between sad and depressed. and a bit of wondering why thrown in for good measure.   my ex is getting married tomorrow.   i’ve been thinking about her a…

life ain’t so bad

it’s strange that  i am finally enjoying work again. maybe because i have planning to do – for my new position. for handing over to my successor. for delegating tasks now that i won’t be able to do them anymore.   i find myself doing things i should have done ages ago… and am now…

hayfever!!

it is incredible how bad the hayfever is in cape town this year. i’m not the only one that was bed-ridden for at least a part of a day because it is hitting us with such a vengeance… as much as spring has sprung, this is enough now. even though it is quite fun sneezing in…

no more yellow!

i am happy to announce that there is no more yellow paint on the front part of my house! well, none that you can see, now that i have it all covered up with new paint. it still needs a second coat on another warm day, but i am very chuffed to have the front…

happiness is… allowed?

the other day i found myself feeling happy. almost content. i quickly felt guilty. almost disbelieving. it’s been a while since i was feeling good, that it felt strange. and then i smiled 🙂 ‘cos i enjoyed it – the weekend away, the good food i was heading to, the music to sing along to and the…

friends don’t let friends drive drunk

friends don’t let friends drive drunk   so i recently had an experience where i was driven by a friend that was drunk. what’s interesting about it, was how “text book” an experience it was.   he fetched me, and immediately headed on the highway, so it’s not a case of me being able to…

on a promotion and moving on

so i got it! a promotion – i finally lose the !#$%^& emergency cellphone that i have to carry 24 hours a day. it’s also the first time that i am moving between positions within a company… so, from 01 december i will be a product manager. this means i move from managing a reservations…

almost friday

so it is almost friday opn a week when i have done nothing but go home and watch dvd’s every evening (except last night). funny, when i feel i have lods of money for the month, i would hate to do that. but if i am needing to save money, it’s so easy to veg…