This is Me: 33

This is Me: 33

Today, 33 years ago, a young fragile woman gave birth to a little girl, that would later endeavor to change the path of everyone she meets.  A baby not meant to be, conceived by accident – God had a plan bigger than anyone could have imagined. And this young mother...
This is Me: Divorce

This is Me: Divorce

I was born in Nelspruit, but as a family we traveled around for most of my life. However, as a previous exchange student and having a passion for travel, I struggle to define myself by one physical location. I have been married for 6,5 years and together for 10....
This is Me: Financial Strain

This is Me: Financial Strain

Finances have been tough I am so many things, a mother and a wife, a helper and a tour guide. I love nature and especially birds. I am always up for a challenge. I want to believe the best and am generally optimistic (although I do plot out scenarios in my head and...
This is Me: (Trigger Warning)

This is Me: (Trigger Warning)

I am a 24 year old teacher, step mom, daughter and sister. I am a survivor and over-comer! I grew up in a family that is fully Portuguese, and live in Johannesburg. I have been through something incredibly traumatic, quite hard to write on paper or put into words....
This is Me: Shiloh May – Drug Addiction

This is Me: Shiloh May – Drug Addiction

Who am I? Firstly I am a Christian, then I am a wife and a mother to four amazing children. I am also strong. I am a fighter. I have faced many challenges from depression as a teenager, to a young marriage and many struggles that came with it, like miscarriage,...
This is Me: Christina Masureik – Adopted

This is Me: Christina Masureik – Adopted

Who am I? First and foremost, I am doing my best to consciously and intentionally raise two beautiful rambunctious little boys, Everett age four and Lincoln age 2, whilst maintaining my own sense of self. Secondly, I am an entrepreneurial chameleon who most commonly...