Monthly Archives: January 2014

Australia Day Done Gently

I have not been looking forward to Australia Day this year. Last night, I was almost in tears. Just so much sad. But not a big sharp sad with edges that will cut and make you bleed. Instead a delicate … Continue reading

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As Parents … Maybe We Might be Kind of Doing OK.

Parenting. It’s a tough gig. One that I didn’t really understand until I was almost up to my neck in it. Which I’m sure is absolutely the way parenting usually is. There’s so many things to worry about, and grapple … Continue reading

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The Sneaky Break-Up

I seem to be in the midst of a sneaky break up. No, not with any person. But instead with something that it could be argued has a significant impact on how we see the world. It is the once … Continue reading

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20 years since “I do”. What about the next 20?

Dean and I just celebrated our 20th wedding anniversary. Yep.  I KNOW! Which apparently is suggested to be commemorated with China or Platinum. Depending on your traditional or modern leanings. But apparently we are neither traditional nor modern, because no … Continue reading

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The Countryhouse Dream

Does everyone have the same dream? You know the one where you think that maybe you could buy a rambling old farm, do it up and live the countryhouse dream. Well, we have some friends who are actually doing it! … Continue reading

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A Beautiful (New) Day

Do you have a theme song? Something that is just the epitome of who you are, and would be the theme song if there was ever the festival of YOU. I discovered mine a few years ago now. It is … Continue reading

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Monday Giggles. Imagine Remaking Ye Olde School Band

I have been having a silly thought that keeps making me giggle. I mean, it’s ridiculous, but just imagine the fun we could have if we did a remake of the old school band. Were you in the school band? … Continue reading

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