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Snaps ‘n’ Crackles

  • Checking In

    Hey there!  It’s nearly a month since my last post, so I thought I’d check in and let you know how I’m going.   I’m not feeling my usual self just yet but I understand…

    September 10, 2020
  • Off on a winter getaway!

    Hello there!  If you’re reading this on the day it is published, I’m not here.  I’m away on a winter getaway!  I typed this on Monday and scheduled it to post today (Thursday).  Before…

    July 16, 2020
  • A half day trip & another birthday!

    A half day trip & another birthday is what made last weekend a really nice weekend, so I thought I’d share a few photographs from it for #lovinlife this week. On Saturday afternoon (after…

    June 4, 2020
  • Same Kind Of Different As Me – Online Premiere!

    I was recently contacted by Heritage Films (a small independent film distribution company on the Sunshine Coast here in Queensland) to see if I’d be interested in giving a shout out for a film…

    May 25, 2020
  • 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
  • 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