Category Archive: Blog

Still Here

Since May 2015, I have been under treatment for breast cancer (honestly, it hasn’t been that bad). My lack of posting here doesn’t reflect how difficult the treatment has been. I am ok.… Continue reading

How to Love

I have been having difficulties with someone for a very long time. One of those love-hate, jelly fish relationships where you are constantly weighing up: Is this worth it? Why am I doing… Continue reading

Seems Appropriate

Cup cakes!

I don’t cook. Ever. But as a parent I am often obliged to do things I would rather not do. Like cook gluten free cup cakes for the school cake stall.  I found… Continue reading

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

Introverts v. Christmas

The whole point of Christmas is spending time with friends and family. As an introvert this time of year is difficult because I find it tiring being around people all day long. A… Continue reading


My family is lucky enough to be in a position to not need anything for christmas. So every year there is this feeling of guilt and disgust over the decadence of the day.… Continue reading

Our minds are all we have

“If you are perpetually angry, depressed, confused, and unloving, or your attention is elsewhere, it won’t matter how successful you become or who is in your life – you won’t enjoy any of… Continue reading


I am currently doing the Appreciation series on my Headspace app. So every day I spend 20 minutes focusing on my feelings of appreciation and gratitude. I am finding that as the days… Continue reading