Category Archives: Celebrations

Smell can make me …

… stop in my tracks. There are so many smells that take me back to where I was, to a place back in the memory of my life. I can still smell my mother’s soup, just the same as her … Continue reading

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Love!!!

  

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And so today …

More on What ‘The Cancer’ showed me – on this day one year ago they noticed a distortion on my 3D mammogram and that usually means something nasty is hiding there – sure enough the little fucker was hiding at … Continue reading

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Be your own light baby!

… Another reason I love Brainpickings …

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This will be my year …

… just saying.

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Weekly Writing Challenge: Golden Years

For the longest time my friends told people I was 34, they had met me when I was 34 and so I stayed 34. No thought of anything different entered their minds, it still makes me laugh that so many … Continue reading

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Things that made me smile after Valentines Day

My sister was given this by her husband who pulled it out of the salt and vinegar chip packet on Valentines Day! And as brilliant as that is, he then said make sure you take a photo and send it … Continue reading

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Flowers! There are flowers!

Driving off the Monash Freeway up towards Exhibition St and I looked to my left towards Birrarung Mar and there they were … SUNFLOWERS & RANUNCULAS & all manner of gorgeousness in a big patch designed to make me grin! … Continue reading

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Great things about this week …

I walked into a prep classroom, a child looked up in awe, grinned and asked, “Did you teleport here?” My frog leaders are excited and kids I want to build a connection with because they need connections. It’s Friday and … Continue reading

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Things that make you grin on a Friday at work #2

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