Okay. it’s the end of another week, what’s brought smiles my way? I know this is titled 5 things, but who keeps count? It was another tough week in the day job, the rain came down up here on the Sunshine Coast,… Read More

The eagle-eyed amongst you might have noticed that I’m no longer calling this a wrap-up post. My mother – she of the “put a jumper on, I’m cold” wisdom – taught me that if you can’t say anything nice, don’t say anything… Read More

Okay, March. It was a month of travel, birthdays and plenty of day-job work in between. Without further ado here’s the wrap-up. Where I travelled for work… Sydney. Where I travelled for play… The north island of New Zealand. We did a… Read More

The week started in New Zealand, had it’s middle in the office, and finished on a high with my daughter turning 21. It really was the week that had everything. So, without further ado, let’s wrap it up! Cheese scones… These ones… Read More

It’s the morning after the night before as I begin drafting this week’s wrap-up post – and what a week it was…(and what a night before it was). The night before was a joint celebration in honour of a 60th birthday (not… Read More

Okay, so I’m beginning this post in the bar at Brisbane Airport. And yes, it’s perfectly acceptable to sit in a bar at an airport at this time of the morning. Just as it’s perfectly acceptable to be doing whisky tastings at… Read More

  February might be the shortest month of the year, but in many ways, it’s also the longest. There is, however, much to love about February – not least the fact that my favourite sister-in-law was born during that month…(see what I… Read More

Ok, it hasn’t been a great week in the day job so we’re going to skim clumsily past all of that and dwell only on the things that made me smile this week. I’m pretty sure that I can find 5 of… Read More

Okay, I’m in one of those moods today. To be honest, I think I’ve been leading into being in one of “those” moods for the past three weeks and the day has arrived where I’ve decided to indulge my bad mood for… Read More

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