That’s Life

  • Skinny Geek All Grown Up

    May 22, 2015

    I remember lying in bed one night when Molly was about 6 months old and saying to Pete “I’ve...

  • Mother’s Morning Tea

    May 8, 2015

    This is the event of the year for Molly’s school. It is a day to celebrate the mothers of...

  • Rejuvenation

    April 23, 2015

    And so it begins, exactly where it ended, in paradise. Beach walking is the perfect remedy for a mind...

  • Lulu’s Show

    November 10, 2014

    This kid is going to make us watch while she gets everything she can out of life. Then, when she has...

  • I Am Mind Itself

    November 3, 2014

    I wrote this a few weeks ago on the plane to Hobart: I am currently on a flight to...

  • Art For Art’s Sake

    October 19, 2014

    I bought this beautiful painting recently at a market for a ridiculous price. It was the colours that attracted...

  • Insomnia For Her, Sleep Deprivation For Me

    October 14, 2014

    It’s 11.00pm; I’ve been asleep maybe an hour when the cold fingers of consciousness curl themselves around my sleep...

  • Scoffing Cheesecake In Paradise

    October 13, 2014

    Hell was full so I’ve returned. In truth I haven’t been quite as far as hell but through my...

  • The Desertion Of Ki and Memory

    September 1, 2014

    Let me tell you a story. It’s the story of a woman who looks just like me, behaves just...

  • A Break From Children And Domesticity

    July 20, 2014

    I jumped on my blog today and nearly passed out when I realised I hadn’t changed my banner for...