Monday, October 29, 2012

I have been thinking...

Art is what I love. Everything books, theatre, paintings, photography and the people behind these are what I love to report and write about. I used to do it, before leaving journalism. Then I returned and instead of what comes naturally to me, I find myself reporting properties and the environment. Interesting but not me. Where I work is a business newspaper and we don't do arts at the moment. I need to get back into that sector; the art world.

So this is what I have decided to do. While I continue covering my field as my job requires, I will start reporting my art again as an independent; not for any medium, but on my blog. I will attend the events, interview the artists and writers, read the books and do reviews, and blog them.

What I am unsure about is this- should I open another blog, or use this same one? Use this same one and change the name to something more arty? Managing more than one blog is a bit of a burden as I tend to ignore the one and focus on the other. I really don't know, but I am thinking using this same one, since I don't want to be ranting anymore about boring me.

Monday, October 22, 2012

I’m a mum… meet the little miss

(The long and short of it is that I am a mum. I actually typed all these about a month or so ago, but couldn't upload any pix so I saved it as draft. My little sunshine is now a big two months old and I am back to work today).

Yes I know I have been off the blog world for like forever. In all honesty, I tried to blog and follow the latest on blogville, but I was too overwhelmed with everything and work and just decided to take the easy way out; be lazy. Forgive me guys.
I and Mr. are now parents to the most adorable baby girl I have ever met. She arrived 

August 19th after a very enjoyable nine months of almost symptom-less pregnancy. There are parts of the journey I didn’t enjoy, one being how amazingly big my stomach got. Considering I am a slim babe, I didn’t expect to get that huge in the last three weeks of the journey. At a point, I resigned myself to the knowledge I would have a big baby since I added no weight on any part of me but my stomach. I don’t like small babies anyway.

I have lots of gist, knowledge and discoveries to share as time goes on that would help soon to be mothers. Bear with me guys, I will be back to update. 

Below is my girl at 6 days, 2 wks, 6wks and 2months. Seriously, I am back to blogging. No more disappearing act.