International Women’s Day to me is celebrating being a woman in today’s world and acknowledging women in achieving what they set out to do despite the limitations which still exist for us in this day and age. It’s about strengthening and empowering each other to be the best woman we can be. It’s giving each other encouragement to keep on trudging in the direction we want to go because we are cheering each other on.
Family is hard. No. Not just hard. Near damn impossible sometimes. But we love them. Don’t we? I mean, we put up with their shit and overlook things just because they’re family, and family should love unconditionally. Right? We decide that peace is more important than the truth at times just so no one is … Continue reading EXPOSED
It is a very exciting time for me right now! My book has been published, I’ve received my complimentary copies, have been working on promoting it, and am now considering a book tour. My official book launch has been booked and paid for and all the anticipation of how it will all pan out is … Continue reading EXCITING TIMES!
On Friday, I was driving my youngest to school, when out of nowhere he asks me, “Mum, where did kick the bucket come from?” “What?” came my surprised reply. “Kick the bucket. It sounds stupid, but where did it come from?” the inquisitive child queried further. “Well, that’s a very good question. I don’t know. … Continue reading Watch Out For The Bucket!
Take Two. Following on from my last blog “The Unanswered Breakdown”, there is more to the tale. After the car was “fixed” and my partner drove it out of the mechanic’s and home. We were both relieved to have the car home, finally in working order. My partner pressed the button for the driver’s side … Continue reading BUT WAIT, THERE’S MORE!
How much do we rely on technology these days? Phones, laptops, notebooks, computers, and all sorts of other magnificent whatchamacallits and thingymabobs which whistle, twang and ping, reside highly in our work and private lives. We keep in contact with people on them, do business on them, organise our days, weeks, months and years on … Continue reading AT A STANDSTILL
You can now secure your copy of "I Don't Hate Me Anymore" before it even hits the Australian shore. Simply click on the "Book Sales" tab and follow the instructions outlined for you to soon own a copy of my first ever published book. Your journey to healing, loving yourself healthily, and reducing abuse in … Continue reading PRE-SALES ORDERS ARE NOW OPEN!
Have you ever thought about how you express yourself? Do you consider yourself to be creative? I was thinking about this the other day. My youngest son, Liam (he's given me permission to use his name), has always been an avid drawer and has many times over the years impressed people who both do and … Continue reading EXPRESS YOURSELF
Have you ever had to make a decision which went against your grain and wish it could be so very much different? I was met with such an emotional upheaval this week. And that is probably an understatement. When it comes to making extremely hard decisions, a lot of thought and turmoil goes into it. … Continue reading THERE’S A TORNADO IN MY HEAD
If you are not already aware, I am an author. My book “I Don’t Hate Me Anymore” is being published by Austin Macauley in London and is on its final proofs with the editor. So, within the next six weeks, I have been informed, I should have the final proof to go over. And if … Continue reading WHAT AM I DOING???