One of the perks (not if you’re my husband) is that I get to travel. Every quarter, I need to do a country trip to visit all our agents around the country, this includes trips to the Eastern Cape, Garden Route, Durban, Free State, (hopefully) Namibia and Cape Town! And honestly,each trip feels like a mini vacation, an opportunity to recharge!
The entire time on the trip, I felt guilty. I felt guilty that I was away from my children and I felt guilty that it didn’t feel like I was working, which is ridic, because of course, the whole purpose of the trip is to work! So yes, score for me, my work didn’t feel like work!
We had the MOST amazing accommodation!
What we didn’t do…
Was go to bed early or eat a single healthy meal, but it was so so amazing. It was just what I needed after the long ass staycation…. A chance to reclaim my identity separate from being a mom.
We also got to catch up with my favorite, Maz over a hell of a lot of wine and a lot of laughs!
I got to have a sleepover with my cousin on Friday night and her 14 year old daughter gave us both makeovers!
It was Aphukenbrake!
Parents, let me explain, Aphukenbrake is something we all need from time to time!
It was like a mini break from life and just what I needed! Even though we worked (and played) really hard, it was the perfect reset that I needed to keep going this year.
Next up…. Durban…. see you on Thursday!
I used to suffer with aviophobia! Which is a debilitating fear of flying! It took years to overcome & the only way around it was through it! I forced myself to fly repeatedly & over time it got easier! Now I’m pretty much a frequent flyer with no issues! See you in the sky again on Thursday! Do you have any weird, unexplained phobias?