Dear Me,

November 25, 2013

  Dear me, More specifically dear me with newborn Tannah in 2005,   I’m writing you this on the day you will almost give up on breastfeeding.       This is the day you will be at the shops and be feeding Tannah in the parents room and see HER. You will see a […]

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Maybe you weren’t born to ruuuunnnnnn

November 22, 2013

  NOTE- this post is not about bashing people who do run and it’s not about you, you or even you who love to run. This post is about being a non runner an online world with mass saturation about how rad running is. If running is your thing, that’s ace.    I see you […]

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I don’t know.

November 19, 2013

    When people find out that the kids don’t go to school there are often questions. I don’t mind really, I get that mostly people are being curious about something they may not have encountered often. But I usually don’t answer the questions that people want to know because I don’t know myself.   […]

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Chicken wisdom

November 17, 2013

  This adrenal fatigue/thyroid  bullshit is like a rollercoaster. It just goes around and around. Unfortunately (for me) a large part of feeling OK revolves around some pretty intensive self care. Early nights, immaculate diet and some easy exercise.  Which would be ace if I had the energy to do these things. But if I […]

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Tips to be more zen about mess

November 14, 2013

  I let my kids get messy and make mess. A lot. With the exception of glitter (the herpes of craft supplies), I find that most stuff only takes a few minutes to clean up no matter how disastrous the mess might look to begin with. And I find that some good, messy, not hovered […]

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R.I.P lofty ideals

November 13, 2013

    Are you like me? Did you once upon a time have many lofty ideals about all of the things you would never buy/feed/read/watch with your kids? I was so cute and eager. So wholesome. As the years (and children) wore me down I changed my tune. Partly through my own changed ideas on […]

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Before you know it

November 11, 2013

      It happens before you know it. The years of tiny people who need so much help with everything pass.   If you were awake all night with a  baby that needed you take heart, it won’t be forever. Even though it feels like you will never sleep properly again. If you are […]

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Binge Drinking-a cautionary tale

October 30, 2013

        It might surprise you to know that I did my debut ball. I almost didn’t because puffy, white dresses aren’t my thing and I was simply too motherfuckin cool in 1995 to be into most things except grunge music and myself. But a mate and I were both dateless and decided […]

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