Here’s to 2016.

“You know, I’ve just realised we don’t have to have ALL THE THINGS DONE by December 25th.” We giggled on my front step as our breath became frost in the winter morning air. We had been discussing our weekends’ doing and going and planning for more doing and going, her with arms full of gifts to distributeContinue reading “Here’s to 2016.”

COMING OFF THE PILL: ALTERNATIVES

I’ve been totally amazed at the response to my posts on hormonal birth control. Thanks to all who have been in touch with their stories. Unsurprisingly, I only heard from one person who had a fully positive experience with hormonal birth control. The majority of responses have ranged from people who are on the pill and experience mildContinue reading “COMING OFF THE PILL: ALTERNATIVES”

BRIDE BLOG #4: HONEY, I LOST THE MARRIAGE

Ok, no, I haven’t. And I’m suppppper excited about being married soon! It has struck me though that there is a crazy expectation that engaged couples spend all of their engagement wedding planning. There is SO much information out there about engagements, weddings, home-building. And that’s usually really good stuff. However, there is little about marriageContinue reading “BRIDE BLOG #4: HONEY, I LOST THE MARRIAGE”

TWO YEARS ON

Tragedy struck my dear friend and her family two years ago and I think we’ll always remember the day it happened, as well as the subsequent moments of tearful whys and twists and corners that just didn’t seem fair, which Charlotte and her family walked through with such bravery. Charlotte has written the raw reflections youContinue reading “TWO YEARS ON”

Easter Weekend Snapshot

Hey blogosphere, My blogging hasn’t been great in recent weeks – sorry! Things are crazy busy with 3 big projects at work so I’ve been focusing on them, but I have a few posts lined up for when things are a little calmer. Til then, here’s a wee snapshot of the weekend. I’m trying toContinue reading “Easter Weekend Snapshot”