‘MASK’ LEAVE

As my maternity leave was approaching, Little did I know that I was about to embark on a new journey, a new adventure, new job description…and my long and continuous ‘to do list’   I somehow thought it was a long holiday to rest, play, sleep and probably add more flesh …

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TROPHIES FOR EVERY MUM!

You deserve a gold plated trophy for carrying another human for a period of nine months…at your own risk. For enduring the pain to bring forth the bundle of joy irrespective of the circumstance (natural birth, inducement or caesarean) …you deserve another trophy. For all the sleepless nights and sleep-walking …

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I AM NOW A MUSIC GURU….

Being an ‘F’ student in music class does not count *wink* Although my voice…hmmm…the part I believe I sing always ‘parts’ the song in several pieces…lol! I never knew I could be a great composer of ‘sweet and melodious’ songs until my bundle of joy arrived Call it whatever you …

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The BEST is who you are!

Dearest Child, The fact that parenting is spelt ‘R-E-S-P-O-N-S-I-B-I-L-I-T-Y’ does not change the fact that I love you. Thinking about days I change your diaper and then forget to wash my hands before eating is exciting… I still did yesterday (lol!) It is not that I am untidy but having …

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The BEST is who you are!

My Jewel, You have changed my world positively, I am blessed to be called a mother just because of you, A wonderful and rare gift is who you are, You are painting my world consistently and adding special colours to my life, Every day I see the rainbow of your …

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PRICELESS…

Hearing his voice alone made me forget the pain, All the hours I spent shouting and wailing, Though I wonder why some have more of than one, But of a truth, the joy of having a new-born is priceless! I was ready to jump up and wrap and cuddle my …

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THE CONFESSION OF A FRUSTRATED DAD

The birth of our first and only damsel for now (Oreofe) has changed the history of love between my lovely wife and myself. In the beginning, everything was sweet and rosy. In fact, our colleagues, friends and family members called us inseparable twins…but now I understand why some couples decide …

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The Girl, The Lady, The Woman…2

Being a girl makes one keep all to oneself, Forgetting the source and sure that tomorrow is secure, Thinking about no one else but ‘me’ at every point in time, Asking for everything irrespective of it price, ‘Now and now’ is the language of every child, “Mum I want…” and “Dad can …

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