Her grandfather, on the mother’s side, was the voice of reason in the midst of the insanity that was her life. He was the rock. The one who did everything for everyone without ever expecting anything in return. A devout church member and leader, with […]
Slowly but surely, she found strength inside her heart. It didn’t come without it’s side effects but it was vital in this life. She found her strength not in reacting with the same aggression she was treated with, but in silence. By locking her fear, […]
You can’t possibly beat takeaway curry! Butter Chicken, in my opinion, is quite possibly the Holy Grail of curry. I personally don’t know anyone who doesn’t love it and it’s my standard order at any Indian Restaurant (slash takeaway). However, as with most things I […]
This Chicken & Spinach Zucchini Lasagne is so mouthwateringly delicious, even though my family are not the greatest zucchini fans they absolutely loved it. How this meal came about was quite a story, I must tell you. I had vowed not to go to the […]
I hoped that, with so much already behind her, life would give her a break as she entered high school and the dreaded teenage trials. It was, in fact, just starting… She had moved to a small town after she finished primary school and if […]
The less cookware, the less dishes Of course this is true when you’re cooking, however, one can never have enough pretty cookware in the cupboard! When we’re talking recipes though, less (effort) is more, especially when you’re pressed for time on a busy week day […]
The Glow Switch tells stories of re-igniting the fire inside, stories that inspire us to keep going, because everyone you meet has a story.
There is one story in particular that I have wanted to tell for a long time. This is story of a woman close to my heart and with her permission, I will try to paint you a picture of her life.