Category Archive: Blog

School of Life

I am a huge fan of Alain de Botton. “There are things that are not spoken about in polite society. Very quickly in most conversations you’ll reach a moment where someone goes, ‘Oh,… Continue reading

Get on Down

Need cheering up? Here are my favourite music videos that make me smile. This Sia video has been on high rotation in our household: The dancer (Maddie from Dance Moms) is so athletic!… Continue reading


We never saw Mr Rogers here in Australia. I love this video: Around the 4 minute mark I get teary eyed. What a beautiful person. Somehow his earnestness makes his cheesiness acceptable. He… Continue reading

The ball

Of all the photos from The Met Ball this is the one that fascinates me: Anna Wintour, the most powerful woman in fashion, and her daughter. It fascinates me because I’d love to… Continue reading

Magazine indulgence

Long weekends are for lying on the sofa, eating too much chocolate and reading magazines. I have cured myself of my magazine addiction, but every now and then I like to indulge. It… Continue reading


Easter is almost here. My favourite time of the year! Chocolate. Chocolate at easter tastes so much better than at any other time of the year. My two favourite chocolates are Lindt bunnies… Continue reading

No Regrets?

If we have goals and dreams and we want to do our best, and if we love people and we don’t want to hurt them or lose them, we should feel pain when… Continue reading


Well, fair to say that I am not going to win a blogging award anytime soon. Today it is raining and I don’t feel like going outside ….so here’s what I’m grateful for:… Continue reading


Whenever I get some spare time I forget all the things I meant to do when I had some free time. So I have started keeping a list: Look for shapes in the… Continue reading