Tips for Market Stallholders

Updated October 2017 This weekend just gone, I held my second stall at a baby and kids market to sell some of the kids’ stuff now my baby is 6 …

This Week

I’ve been thinking about how I could begin this post all week. How I could convey the overwhelming grief and sadness that has descended upon our family. Earlier this week, …

50 Fun Things to Do

I take my fun pretty seriously. That may sound like a foxy moron of sorts, but it’s true. Even though I don’t shy away from the serious, difficult and complex …

Life Issues: Sibling Shenanigans

If you were to ask me to describe the school holidays just gone in two words, I’d say Sibling Shenanigans. With three boys aged 9, 7 and 4, there are always …

Now that I’m 40

Well today’s my birthday. And yes, I’m the big Four-O. Far. Out. Four decades. Nearly half of which has been spent in formal education at primary and high school plus …

How to Find “Us” Time

Remember when it was just the two of you? Weekends were full of possibilities. A trip to the arthouse cinema followed by supper at some fabulous laneway bar perhaps. Or a …

Three Take Home Messages from #PBEVENT

It’s taken me pretty much all week to mentally sift through all the incredibly interesting, inspiring and informative teaching I heard last weekend at this year’s Problogger Conference a.k.a #pbevent. As …

My Mid Year Stocktake – July 2015

I can’t quite believe we are just over halfway through 2015. Can you? Increasingly I’m repeating that old cliche: wow, doesn’t the time fly? But it’s never been truer for me. In …