For those of you who don’t know me and are just here for the food, welcome! I’ve been here at Council for a while, almost exactly six years. Not as long as some of you; but to others I’m like the Oracle of Delphi. If I don’t know the answer, I’ll know someone who will. As you … More My leaving speech
I’m three weeks, four days post op and I’m not doing too much, I promise. Don’t stress but when a friend saw me this morning, she said I was walking round looking like I’d never had surgery at all. I was dropping Peanut into school, via a coffee shop to get a wet, dirty chai … More Is that all?
The days are melding into each other. Some days I sleep, some days I don’t. I have visitors that I have to book in, because doing too much tires me out more than I thought it would. I’m not doing much reading, my plans for a 100 books this year are up the wahoo by … More Surgery recovery
To be fair, this Open Mosque Day was on my radar to take Archie to today as soon as Hubs said he wanted the afternoon ‘off’ to watch the Grand Prix coverage and lead up. Learning about us all, are part of Archie’s ‘human’ lessons; seperate from his Maths, Science, English and Italian school lessons. … More Islamic Council Victoria – Mosque Open Day
i’ve got no idea where this will take me. but i need to write it out, so here we go. raw, real, honest and wondering WTF happened? typos R us and all. needless to say, i’m better now than i was yesterday… yesterday i was sat near the front of a staff meeting, my laugh … More Sitting squarely in anxiety and shame
This past two days I have deliberately done something I don’t normally do because I wanted to see what would happen. Since Monday morning, I’ve been on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram much more than I would do normally, like for ages each day. Repercussions include: I am exhausted physically. I haven’t been to the gym at … More An early experiment for 2019
It took me a while to come up with my word of the year about where I wanted to go, what I wanted to do. Originally ‘Follow-Through’ showed up first, but while having an extraordinary massage my mind cleared and played a word association game with itself. I visit a lovely family-run business in our … More 2019 – word of the year – Focus