There is such a thing as The Perfect Day…

Sometimes a picture is worth a 1000 words, but today no amount of photos would do justice to the day that was, simply put, it was the kind of day that steals your breath and makes you wonder at the perfection of the universe.   I soaped my final batch for 2016 and it went … Continue reading There is such a thing as The Perfect Day…

The End of an Era Pt 2.

So it's been 6 weeks, and it still sucks. Not quite as much as it did, but it still haunts me a lot. Like all the time. Like sometimes I cannot function, there is no room left in my brain for other thoughts. But I am winning, slowly but surely the overwhelming urge to smoke … Continue reading The End of an Era Pt 2.

The End of an Era

Today I did it. I have taken the first tiny wee step into a brand new world. I have smoked my last cigarette. I am terrified of life without my treasured rollies, but I am far more terrified of not being around to see my darling kids grow into adults. I stumbled upon an article … Continue reading The End of an Era

My Loveliest Words…

Now I know there are loads of you out there that love words, big ones, little ones, tricky ones, rude ones and of course the obscure ones. This is my list of currently adored words: Dalliance - a brief love affair.  Kinda like me and running, several years ago. Evoke - to suggest.  I find … Continue reading My Loveliest Words…

A Year of Australian Writing – part 2…

Gosh, for a chick that has not read more than a shopping list for the last 5 years, have I got off to a flying start!! Whoop, whoop, me. January 2015 shall be forever known to me as the-month-I-got-to-read-again and lordy, did I love it. It's all part of A Year of Australian Writing, happening over … Continue reading A Year of Australian Writing – part 2…

Images from My Day…

Today I took a load of random images...   My current project, nearing completion.     I love the colours of glass-head pins. Reggie, loving the watermelon. Offering sage advice to Dad re the yard reno's. Connie and Kaz, spending some quality time together.  Cat's are an enigma, right?  Connie spends most of her time … Continue reading Images from My Day…

12 Spaces, 12 Months, 12 Edits

Yep, that's what I'm gonna do. I am overflowing with stuff, good stuff, bad stuff, old stuff, maybe stuff, one day stuff, stuff-knows stuff. And it needs to go. The Kitchen is my starting point, it's a big kitchen, a really big kitchen, with miles of bench spaces, oodles of cupboards and absolutely nowhere to … Continue reading 12 Spaces, 12 Months, 12 Edits

The Universe Is Of Infinite Abundance… (part 2)

It turns out that I am not going crazy, and that in itself is jolly good news. I went to the Doctor, thinking I was going on a journey of recovering from some form of mental illness, when lo and behold, it turns out I was pregnant! A couple of times, I had wondered if … Continue reading The Universe Is Of Infinite Abundance… (part 2)