Category Archives: A purpose in life!

Happiness is …

… different things on different days, but what stays constant is the happiness from being with my family. Sitting on the back verandah reading a book or chattering to my sister in Upwey. Scones on a Sunday afternoon in KG. … Continue reading

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Holidays are …

… here! The last term flew, the last few weeks whizzed, the last days screamed. And now we move into my favourite time of year. These days I love Christmas. A time all about family and life. Then we have … Continue reading

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The decision to …

… get help with decluttering was a lot more simple than I thought it would be. A regular conversation with my psychologist was around the state of my house, the time poor nature of my life, my lack of places … Continue reading

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Singing …

… my job has always meant a certain amount of performance, in front of a class of children, a group of teachers or parents. In the classroom I used to sing, do silly voices and do all sorts of things … Continue reading

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Today is …

… a blue sky day.

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Something …

… happened. I feel lonely. It has suddenly hit me, wham right in the heart. I have never really felt it before and it is over such a silly thing. I am intelligent enough to know that I can do … Continue reading

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Apparently …

… it has been 2 months and 23 days since I last wrote a blog post. Now that was a surprise but the state of my mental health is not a surprise. Nothing has been written and nothing is out … Continue reading

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My brother …

… grew lettuce, lots of lettuce … … it is delicious … … it was my lunch …

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From another perspective …

… an exercise of writing from the perspective of someone else, proved easy and heartbreaking all at once. Broken Numb, silent and still … staring … silently screaming … now what? The telephone rang not long after I returned from … Continue reading

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Why I love my job this week …

I am magic … it is official, I have been told by a five year old and we all know they tell the truth, the total and absolute truth. I was in her classroom, hanging out, making little rock piles … Continue reading

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