Monthly Archives: April 2014

The Festival of Forty

Beware – this post is a biggie! I just couldn’t tell the stories without sharing the pictures 🙂 Lots of pictures. But hey, it’s my birthday. Surely I can call birthday girl privilege on this one?   So, it’s done. … Continue reading

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40 and Ordinary

So, these are the last words I will write in my 30s. I would love for them to be fabulous, befitting a “40 and Fabulous” style headline. I suspect they will, instead be ordinary. Plain and simple. Just like me. … Continue reading

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Time to Play

Do you play? I don’t. I’ve spent these adult years getting all caught up in what I ‘should’ do. If you’ve read a few of my brain bleeds here, then you’ll know that I get all a-twistered about the things … Continue reading

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Rituals and Puffy Hats

Today was a really cool day. We offloaded the kids this morning to various friends who were willing to have them for the day and into the night. By 9am, Dean, Dad and I were ready to hit the highway … Continue reading

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Feeling Like Forrest

Sometimes this writing thing makes perfect sense to me, and is as natural as breathing in and breathing out. And then, on other days I feel a whole lot more like Forrest Gump, as if someone has yelled at me “Write, … Continue reading

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Inside. Outside. Which comes first?

I had a moment just yesterday when I suddenly realised. It was all changing. Work. Home. Outside. Inside. And the changes, unusually for me, are all ones you can see. But it got me thinking. Did changes on the inside … Continue reading

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Random Thoughts. The Words that Stick

I have no idea where this needs to go, but lately I have pondering the randomness of the Words that Stick. You know the ones. The words that get hurled our way, stick on like glue, and over time, worm … Continue reading

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