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

My week in a snapshot….a day late. What I’m reading… I just finished reading Alexandra Potter’s new chick lit offering The Love Detective. I want to add India to my bucket list now. And a fedora. I also read Peter Temple’s The… Read More

I haven’t done one of these for a while, so here goes: Week beginning 6 January, 2014 First up was Bondi…it’s probably also the last time we’ll be venturing over during the school holidays. We got an early bus across, but by… Read More

friday five: Bondi…and beyond

Mr T has been on holidays all week. He has a busy job and works stupid, stupid hours, so the break has been good for him. Unfortunately, when he first booked this leave, I wasn’t working. As a result, he’s had most… Read More

So I’ve been in Melbourne this week. And loving it. What I’ve loved even more has been the company of Miss 14. Just priceless. We’ve spent the last 4 days walking, shopping and giggling. As great as it is to go away,… Read More