So anyways, this week has been characterised by pain. The sort of pain that comes with sound effects. Muscle pain. More specifically muscle pain that comes from going up and down a step ladder a million and thirty six times, bending down… Read More

So anyways, I was walking along beside Homebush Bay the other lunchtime, when I burst out giggling. Giggling when walking alone probably isn’t the smartest thing to do- especially not at lunchtime and dressed for the partition- but giggle is what I… Read More

So anyways, as I write this, the rain is pouring down- both outside and through what must be a cracked roof tile in our ensuite. Yes- I’m sighing…for both the thought of what I know will be a lengthy commute this morning… Read More

So anyways, Miss 17 and I spent last weekend in Melbourne. There are still a few posts to come, but we had a great time. As I’ve probably mentioned before, she’s in her final year of school and the pressure their little… Read More

So anyways, I’m writing this from the airport. I’m heading to Melbourne for the long weekend with Miss 17. It’s something that the 2 of us have been doing at least once a year since she was 4 or 5- have girly… Read More

So anyways, it’s been back to the partition and back to reality this week. I’ve tried to keep the Bali feeling going for just a tad longer- and still have some random posts to write in order to drag it out even… Read More

I have a confession…. Secretly I’m a numbers person. To those who know me well, this will come as a surprise. To those who know me really well, it’s probably no surprise at all. Numbers are especially important when it comes to… Read More

So, I’m writing this on Thursday, but I’m publishing on Friday, so it counts. I’m also writing this from Sydney Airport, where Miss 16 and I are about to jump on a plane & head down to Melbourne for a girlie long… Read More

I haven’t done one of these since…since I can’t remember! Anyways, here goes: What I’m loving My new seriously tacky, but oh so cute, solar powered lanterns. I’ve hung them outside in the pergola and at night they give a really cool… Read More

My week in a snapshot…. What I’m reading… I didn’t actually finish anything this week, but I am a good two thirds of the way through: Truth, by Peter Temple, and Be Careful What You Wish For, by Alexandra Potter What I’m… Read More