Me too: a tale from 1981 – Part 3

August 22, 2019

Have you read Parts 1 & 2 yet? Me Too – a tale from 1981 – Part 3 is the final part in my story.  Over the last couple of weeks I have published Parts 1 & 2 of a true story from a time when I was 17 years of age.  If you haven’t read them yet, it’s probably best if you go and read those first before reading this post.  Part 1 sets the scene and provides some…

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Tea, Coffee or what?

I thought I’d be spontaneous today and join in with Denyse of Denyse Whelan Blogs‘ #LifeThis Week and this time with a post fresh off the press and not an old one.  You’re welcome!  So the optional topic this week is ‘Tea, Coffee or…

August 19, 2019
Sexual harassment in the work place. Man with hand on girl.

Me too: a tale from 1981 – Part 2

Have you read Part 1 yet? Last week I published the first part of a true story from a time when I was 17 years of age.  Here’s a link to that post below: Me Too: a tale from 1981 – Part 1  If…

August 15, 2019
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The Zzzz of naps

ZEN TIP TUESDAY #24 Today I welcome Janet Camilleri to ZTT.  Having met via the blogosphere, I’ve known Janet for probably close to seven (7) years now!  She lives within about 30 minutes from me and we’ve met up quite a few times now…

August 13, 2019
Young girl looking out the window of a city office building

Me too: a tale from 1981 – Part 1

This is Part 1 of a three part series.  Links to Part 2 and Part 3 are at the end of this post. The uncovering of paperwork from a ‘difficult time’ back in 1981 On Saturday I finally decided to set aside some time…

August 8, 2019
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Tips for luscious lips in midlife

This post is part of the Gorgeous 50’s series inspired by a book given to me by one of my sisters on my 50th birthday – ‘Grown up and Gorgeous in your 50’s’ by Pamela Robson.  I will be sharing some of Pamela’s words…

August 1, 2019

99PetShops – the portal to affordable pet care

[Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post] I Love Animals  Anyone who knows me knows that I adore animals (most of them anyway and definitely not toads – ugh!) and have always had pets.  As a child I recall a cat called ‘Smokey’ and a…

July 25, 2019
A holistic approach to overall wellbeing

A holistic approach to overall wellbeing

ZEN TIP TUESDAY #23 Welcome to Mia Johnson, our next contributor to the Zen Tip Tuesday (ZTT) series. Mia shares with us her thoughts on holistic health and the 3 pillars that make up holistic health that help you to achieve optimised well-being, and…

July 23, 2019
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Skin Care Saturday #58 – Important Announcement

Welcome to Skin Care Saturday #58 Hello there!  It’s been a while since my last Skin Care Saturday post. The reason for today’s post is to let you know that I have closed Min’s Online Shop. It wasn’t a decision made lightly, but in…

July 20, 2019
Healthy eating habits - smoked salmon and salad

Healthy eating habits for women over 50

This post is part of the Gorgeous 50’s series inspired by a book given to me by one of my sisters on my 50th birthday – ‘Grown up and Gorgeous in your 50’s’ by Pamela Robson.  I will be sharing some of Pamela’s words…

July 18, 2019
Women of Courage - my guest post as part of a series

Women of Courage Series – my guest post

A while back Denyse of Denyse Whelan Blogs asked me if I could contribute as part of her ‘Women of Courage’ series. My initial thought was … ‘but I’m not courageous‘!  I know many, many people that have faced far more adversities in their…

July 17, 2019

5 nights at North Stradbroke Island

I recently had five nights at North Stradbroke Island.  I went with one of my sisters and her two kids (teen girl aged 16 and boy aged 11) plus a friend to my niece (another teen girl aged 16).  So there were five of…

July 11, 2019