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


Growth means change and change involves risk, stepping from the known to the unknown ~ author unknown ~ What does this quote mean? Many people like where they are. It’s comfortable, familiar, safe, and they know how to behave and react to situations, they know what to expect. It’s predictable. But there is nothing which … Continue reading GROWTH MEANS CHANGE


Have you heard lately, all the stuff about how children in Australia are taught and how they are assessed? I have, too. And it is interesting because just last week, I put up on my FB Author Page, a video discussing something along the very same lines – teaching and assessing children. From this video, … Continue reading I GIVE A GONSKI!!!


On Wednesday, a few work colleagues and myself were treated to a free lunch. We hadn’t done anything grand. We hadn’t invented any super fantastic fangdangle whatchamacallit techno thing.  We weren’t being recognised singularly for anything in particular. All we had done was volunteer to help an organisation and they gave us lunch. Well, it’s … Continue reading DO YOU VOLUNTEER? WHY?