A Blog Post

It occurred to me this morning as I dropped my daughter off for the first day of school (the school year starts in January in Australia) that perhaps the reason I don’t indulge… Continue reading


I have been on holidays the last two weeks (skiing in Silverstar in Canada). My holiday reading was Us by David Nicholls, which I absolutely loved. I gave it 5 stars. What I… Continue reading

Too damn hot

Another boiling hot day in Sydney. I am over it. I am having showers hourly. It is too hot to go to the beach. I am melting. I am also meant to be… Continue reading

It is what it is

Enjoy the music

I feel bad because I do struggle to come up with any goals in life. (Work out a career for later life? Renovate my house? Seriously? I couldn’t care less.) The best I… Continue reading

Let It Go

10 Guideposts for Wholehearted Living by Dr Bren√© Brown ‚ÄúCultivating Authenticity: Letting Go of What People Think Cultivating Self-Compassion: Letting Go of Perfectionism Cultivating a Resilient Spirit: Letting Go of Numbing and Powerlessness… Continue reading


This year I resolve to be more messy, horrible and painful than ever before. Weird, right? I started this morning resolving to eat better, exercise more, blah blah blah. I was going to… Continue reading


Christmas this year was almost comical in the amount of talk about our bad backs. We were all groaning when we had to bend over or stand up. Now, after slacking off for… Continue reading

Style Crush: Royalty

As I lie here on the couch, I am full to the brim after the most amazing Christmas lunch. We had chicken (no one likes turkey), ham, prawns, an amazing broccoli salad, an… Continue reading