Okay, I’m ridiculously late in getting this out, but then it’s been a ridiculously busy week in the day job. Anyways, without further ado, here’s the week that was… Who I met in real life… One of the highlights in this manic… Read More

January is a funny month – there’s all the excitement of the new year and yet there’s also the disappointment that Christmas is done. Having said that, the worst month of the year has to be February. I read something the other… Read More

It’s a long weekend Sunday here in Australia – for Australia Day. While the public holiday tomorrow is much appreciated, I am, to be honest, more than a tad conflicted about the date. I’m writing this early on a Sunday before heading… Read More

  It’s been a week of highs, lows and middles. Without dwelling on the lows, let’s dive straight into the wrap… What amazed me… That my internet is still working. Between the recorded robotic messages from people named (variously) Michelle, Cheryl, and… Read More

Well, that’s it done – the first working week of 2019. I’m touching wood as I say it, but it was a pretty cruisey week to ease into the year. Speaking of cruisey, what made me happy Watching the cruise ship come… Read More

I’m back to work in the day job from tomorrow and have to admit to having done not very much at all over the last week – apart from reading books and faffing about in the pool, that is. Aside from not… Read More

On the whole 2018 has been, relatively speaking, good to us and – after the stress of 2015, 2016 and the first half of 2017 – that was a huge relief. I continued to work my day job and we think hubby… Read More

Ok, so I’ll do the where oh where has the year gone thing later in the week, but for now, let’s wrap up this Christmas week which, to be honest, was pretty much about eating and faffing about by the pool. How… Read More

As I write this I’m sipping at a negroni – my favourite cocktail ever…except perhaps for a martini, or an Aperol spritz, or a kir royale in Paris. At the moment though, this Negroni is my favourite cocktail in the world. Hubby… Read More

So I missed wrapping up last week. I spent last weekend and most of last week in Sydney – we had a 60th birthday party to attend and, given that we’re staying in Queensland for Christmas, some family pre-Christmas catch-ups to do. Plus… Read More