Monthly Archives: December 2011

a year in pictures…

I like having a good old sticky beak at other people’s pictures on Facebook – happy snaps that capture the essence of a person, they tell a lot not only about where they’ve been but who they are. Sometimes I notice … Continue reading

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A new year’s wish.

  In that slow news week between christmas and new year its fair to say that a lot of whats on TV is either something you’ve seen before or a reminder of whats past. What did we ever do without … Continue reading

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A boy child was born…

I love a good birth story…the lead up, the drama, the drugs, the no drugs, the tears and the trauma. I could sit and listen to them all day long. I wrote a few months back about the different stories about … Continue reading

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Comment chaos…

When I first starting reading blogs I noticed that some people turned off their comment section from time to time. Some of the posts were a little ranty, some were amazingly personal and other people just wanted to tell their … Continue reading

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No going back…lessons learnt in parenting

Its another TSIB interview… Kate and I have very long chats the twice a year we probably get to see each other. She has one of those faces that makes you talk even when you didnt realise you probably needed … Continue reading

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Grinch…who me?

I wrote a piece last week about christmas and the space between the saccharine display for peace and togetherness versus the stark reality that christmas sux for a lot of people. People say that when you have kids the joy … Continue reading

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Does blogging bridge that space in between?

Let me just say this up front…I haven’t been a blogger for long. Blogging was one of those things I had put on my new years resolution list for the last few years but time, ambivalence and nerves got in … Continue reading

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Marriage Equality and Grandma’s…

Image from here I’ve been a bad mum lately, I think its end of year’itis. I can get my little man in to bed on time but my daughter is awake until quite late because Im too tired to put … Continue reading

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Is online dating like freelance writing?

Back in the land of never never I was writing my profile for (ahem) an online dating site. The reality of us single mums (which I was at the time)  is that you become really good at time management or … Continue reading

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Looking up

I wrote a few weeks back about the idea of first firsts…about the space between the life you’re living and the reminders of the past when we take a trip down ‘this time last year’. For people living with life … Continue reading

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