Monthly Archives: March 2009

Bonni Hall: Endorphins, Labour, Pain and Bonding

One of my favourite parenting-related websites is The Natural Child Project. I was over there, dredging around for articles about natural childbirth for a friend who’s expecting a baby soon. Out here in South Africa, planned Caesarians are all the … Continue reading

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Me and my Time Machine

You know how some abused women allegedly stay with their men because they start believing that they deserve it? Well, I’ve never had that problem. I did realise today, though, that the closest I came to it was spending a … Continue reading

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Another weekend in Joburg

This post should really have contained pics of Kolya at his first book launch, shmingling with the big names in South African educational publishing (whoever they are). But things didn’t quite go according to plan. See, on Thursday evening there … Continue reading

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