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My husband does the laundry, and he should

By Estelle Erasmus My husband does his own laundry. Let me repeat those words: My husband does his own laundry. There is no expectation on me to do it for him, even though I work from home and we have a daughter in kindergarten. He’s not a stay-at-home husband (not that there is anything wrong with that); he works full-time in a high-powered, demanding job. He also cooks on the weekends, helps clean, … Continue Reading ››

Riding a Segway, Making a Record and Paul Blart Mall Cop 2

 
IMG 1329 Riding a Segway, Making a Record and Paul Blart Mall Cop 2
Photo courtesy of The MOMs. I'm the fourth one on the right.
By Estelle Erasmus I did something last weekend that was on my bucket list: I participated in an event that made the Guinness Book of World Records. So what did I do? Did I swim the English Channel? No. Did I run a marathon race and win--hell, no. Did I … Continue Reading ››

My Hangout with Author, Galit Breen

 
Galit My Hangout with Author, Galit Breen
Photo credit Nicole Spangler Photography
By Estelle Erasmus I forget how I actually met Galit Breen. It might have been through one of our FB groups? I feel like I'd always seen and appreciated her in-depth writing, mainly because everything she wrote seemed to come from the heart. Then Galit started calling me for interviews for some of the pieces she … Continue Reading ››

Mothering Through the Darkness: An Anthology

  MOTHERINGTHRUDARK 663x1024 Mothering Through the Darkness: An Anthology   By Estelle Erasmus In this big, wide world of writing and blogging and writing again, there are a lot of people trying new roles on.

Sure, I can create and edit an anthology, says one person.

Sure, I can build a team of writers and edit them beautifully, says another.

Of course, I'm an influencer, so I … Continue Reading ››