“Look at all these leaves Mummy!” We were walking to our local park and my son had insisted on walking the entire way – the whole 1km. Almost halfway there we passed a section of footpath that had been completely covered with leaves by a friendly neighbourhood bush turkey. I’m sure its scratching drives the …

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I’m not one to go in for the whole “new year (new decade), new you” kind of resolutions, being firmly of the mindset that you needn’t wait for January 1 to try something new. However, I do like the idea of looking forward and considering what it is I’d like to tackle or achieve in …

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Somehow we’re already in August. The spring flowers are blooming, the days are warm and lengthening, the beach is calling and the baby on my lap has somehow morphed from a snoozy newborn to a five-month-old full of stories and frustrations about how hard it is to sit up solo.  Making: or attempting to make more …

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Here we are almost halfway through May, and I realised this little listicle has been sitting unpublished for a while. April was quite the month. Birthdays and funerals and quiet home days and weekends so busy they left us all exhausted and reeling. Work ramped up, I graduated as a yoga teacher and added a …

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