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  • Missing Mojo

    MISSING MOJO ALERT!  It happens to us all now and then and it’s my turn now.  Yes – my mojo is missing! What’s that mean? Well, I’m feeling a bit flat.  I’m overwhelmed with…

    March 12, 2020
  • Tabby Foster Kittens

    The Kitten Foster Files #6

    WELCOME TO THE KITTEN FOSTER FILES #6 In The Kitten Foster Files #5 I told of the rollercoaster ride with my first neonates.  I can now report that we are out the other side…

    March 6, 2020
  • Coronavirus: Anxiety Trigger Overload

    As a mother, a sister, a relative, a daughter, and a friend; and as a perimenopausal woman in her 50’s who is prone to anxiety; and as a human whose immune system is compromised…

    March 4, 2020
  • beach holiday

    7 Signs you need a relaxing holiday

    The last getaway or holiday I had was when I went to Cairns for a few days to visit my daughter in September 2019.  It was a break away but not exactly what I’d…

    February 24, 2020
  • Wild Koala mother with baby, Magnetic Island, Queensland, Australia

    Hello 2020 – A new year and a new decade

    Hello 2020 and hello everyone – I’m back!  This is my first post for 2020, and though I do hope that 2020 is a wonderful year for us all, the words ‘Happy New Year’…

    January 16, 2020
  • Pouring coffee for coffee catch up

    Coffee catchup: Ageing Fears, Christmas and more!

    I felt like a casual chat and catch up with you all today. The Gorgeous 50’s series is nearly finished and I’m keen to get it all wrapped up and completed because it’s been…

    December 5, 2019
  • When too many interests causes overwhelm

    SWIRLY WHIRLY MIND = OVERWHELM In order to keep my blog honest and real, I find myself today writing about my swirly whirly mind that is and has been feeling quite overwhelmed at times…

    October 17, 2019
  • Me too: a tale from 1981 – Part 3

    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…

    August 22, 2019
  • 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! …

    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:…

    August 15, 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…

    August 8, 2019