Category Archives: Family

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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The Rain room was …

… wet. It was a smokey evening, warm and filled with excitement. Seven kids in tow, who were so excited and did not really understand slow and meditative. We walked slowly droplets got us, but then a child whizzed by … 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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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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She was …

… right. A conversation yesterday about anxiety and a question posed, it is about perfection? Is the expectation around perfection the trigger for anxiety when perfection is not met? Well isn’t that an interesting thing to consider. I have seen … Continue reading

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A couple of days …

… in North Melbourne for week. If you look about you there are all sorts of things to see. Each of them sparks a thought, brings a memory or creates a new one.  Donald Duck, an old ride in a window. I … Continue reading

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Loving …

… hanging out with my family, two nephews and a niece. Hanging at the Nonna’s house, playing games, laughing and sneaking hugs and kisses. Oh and a movie too! Leaning in and concentrating on Sleeping Queens, we love that game! … Continue reading

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Sunday night …

… in town. Off to see Tommy Little tonight with the family.  

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Supernormal …

… was delicious and I cannot wait to go back and eat more. The lobster roll, the pot stickers and oh that dessert of earl grey infused soft serve and steamed lemon cake. My mouth is watering just thinking about … Continue reading

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And then …

… it was the holidays!

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