Category Archives: holidays

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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A little …

… spoiling. My nails have grown whilst I’ve been on holidays so … had them done. Haven’t done it in years, fingers crossed they don’t react as badly as they did years ago, cause I like them.

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Reading …

… update … it has not been how I have spent my days, started that beautiful book but the aching beauty has proved too much to keep going, it was too close to home in so many ways, will dip … 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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Looking about …

… always looking around, about, up and down. Spied this in Newport or Williamstown or somewhere on the border of the two, The Beehive from 1889. Loved the faded signs reminding me of things seen before, a long time ago.

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Reading is …

… or rather was a reliable escape into a world of someone else’s imagination or life. When did I stop reading? Why did I stop reading? How do I start reading again? I have plans … I’ll read all day … 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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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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And then …

… it was the holidays!

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The bunny …

… he came whilst we were all at assembly. We could tell it was the real bunny cause his footprints had glitter in them and everyone knows the real Easter Bunny footprints are glittery! So says the principal.  

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