I came across this quote yesterday….. "What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us" - Ralph Waldo Emerson So, what does this actually mean? Now, you’re probably thinking it is pretty straight forward, and it probably is for you. But I want to go through … Continue reading WHAT LIES WITHIN US
While attending a healing retreat in January 2004, I had an incredible experience with a red dragonfly. As I walked down the path to one of the workshops, a red dragonfly followed me the whole way down. On the way back to my room after the workshop, a red dragonfly followed me all the way … Continue reading I’VE BEEN DRAGONFLIED!!
My most favourite time of the year when I was little wasn’t Christmas. It was when we visited my Grandma in a little town out west. If we went at Christmas time, it was doubly exciting! Not only did we get to see Grandma, but we got to see our favourite cousins, who were always … Continue reading IT’S NOT GOODBYE, IT’S SEE YOU LATER…..part two
In June 2018, Grandma was admitted to hospital. My Aunty found her lethargic, hardly breathing and unresponsive and immediately called an ambulance. It was discovered she had heart problems, so the doctors put her on medication. Upon hearing the news Grandma was in hospital, my first sister, my niece, my youngest son and myself decided … Continue reading IT’S NOT GOODBYE, IT’S SEE YOU LATER…..part one
Due to the passing of my Grandma, my blog is being suspended for this week. Next week's will most likely be delayed until Thursday because of the travel involved in attending her funeral. I apologise to all my avid followers and readers for the bump in my regular postings. I'm sure you all understand and … Continue reading THERE’S A NEW ANGEL IN HEAVEN
I wrote the following poem (at the end of this blog) a couple of months ago when I was writing my high school program. There is nothing greater you can give yourself than the gift of you own love. “I Don’t Hate Me Anymore” was written from my own experiences and traumas which started in … Continue reading WHAT IS YOUR SELF WORTH?
Bush fires are scary. They destroy homes, property, and engulf everything in their path. Some fires take more than that. Lives are lost fighting them. That happened this past week. Such a terrible tragedy to lose one of the most experienced fire-bombing pilots around. Allan Tull, a pilot of Sydney Helicopters, was helping to fight … Continue reading ON FIRE!!
Our oceans are the home of millions of sea creatures, all of whom are dependent on humans to ensure it is kept in optimum condition to allow life to prosper. But they have turned into the world’s biggest garbage bins! Especially for the all-so-wonderful plastic we have been using for what seems like forever! Which … Continue reading WHAT A LOAD OF RUBBISH!!!!
My heart is broken today. A petition by Mission Australia which has caught my eye and reignited the burning at my core again. Homelessness – the underestimated reality for many families of which is growing every day. Why? Why, in a country like Australia, where we are meant to be the lucky country, with all … Continue reading THE LUCKY COUNTRY
I have come to the conclusion that school safety zones (aka school zones) are evil. If you’re not from Australia, you probably have no idea what I am talking about. School zones are an area around schools which are sectioned to be a lower speed limit to help protect our children before and after school. … Continue reading What are SCHOOL ZONES for?