Fiction, Health and wellbeing, Melbourne, Opinion, Writing

It’s not just a number

Despite a healthy diet, and a huge reduction in alcohol intake, Bertha is struggling to lose kilograms. Weighing in at 99kgs, she is worried. In no way does she want to weigh a number with three figures. And damn those idiots who say, 'it's just a number.' They're usually the same type who say, 'it's… Continue reading It’s not just a number

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Health and wellbeing, Movies, TV shows, Writing

Inarticulate

I don't feel like I can articulate my thoughts today. I don't feel as though my fingers and wrists are articulating properly. I feel I may lie down, do some Netflix binging. Any recommendations? But wait! A thought has articulated itself...do any of you savvy bloggers out there know how to get WordPress to share… Continue reading Inarticulate

Family, Melbourne, Parenting, Relationship and marriage, Writing

A morning outing

It's a public holiday here in Melbourne. That means I have the kiddies home with me. Presently, they're watching a Netflix show, Spanish and horrendously dubbed. But they've already asked for their iPads, many times. It's an incessant tune, like a riff from a song. I effectively kept them from singing the tune on repeat… Continue reading A morning outing

Family, Health and wellbeing, Melbourne, Opinion, Parenting, Relationship and marriage, Writing

The sanctuary of Sundays

Sunday morning. My family's sanctuary. We are ensconced in our home. Hubster made a big brekkie for himself and T1, I've had two coffees. T2 is watching Netflix, and my girl is, unfortunately, bored. Her demeanour does detract from the element of a happy family in sanctuary. Growing up, Sunday mornings were the busiest, most… Continue reading The sanctuary of Sundays

Music, Parenting, Writing

Taking flight

I dabbled on here yesterday. Looked up and noted the daily word prompt, thoughts percolated in my brain about how to write yesterday's word. I even wrote a few sentences. But nothing stuck. Nothing seemed right. So I switched off my laptop and took flight for the day. My mind is a jumbling mess. The… Continue reading Taking flight