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I am a people watcher,life observer, nature lover, spiritual seeker loving this crazy wild ride that life is taking me on. I am still a blank piece of paper waiting to be filled and that is good.
Tags I’ve used most often.
- Australian outback
- Fear of flying
- getting older
- life experiences
- mixed media
- New York
- raising children
Posts that tickle my fancy, or move and inspire me in some way.
Blogs I Follow
- Life with MissRiva
- Kym's travels in Oze
- Alive & Terrified
- Green lights ahead
- Patricia Steele Raible
- ephemeral gecko by mixy gregory
- Art Inspiration | Inspiration | Art Techniques | Encouragement | Art Supplies
- In the Zone
- Xcetera Photography
- €merald Wake ©
- LEANNE COLE
- Joshi Daniel Photography
- lemanshots - Fine Pictures and Digital Art
- Europe with an edge: bits from the Balkans
- Gotta Find a Home
- A Holistic Journey
- Pepperbox Couture
- Make Something Mondays
- Creating Mixed Media Art
- home sweet homemade
- ME and the Boss
- Shabby Chic Addiction
- Vit Peyr
The kinds of things I ramble about....Anxiety Art Arty farty Australia Body image Children Creativity embarrassing Family Getting older happiness health and well being hormones Humour husbands Life life experiences Marriage memories Music Nature Parenting photography society Spirituality teenagers Travel Uncategorized Weird thoughts and odd stuff writing
Posts of mine that have somehow tickled other peoples fancies.
Category Archives: happiness
The disaster zone.
If I were really pretentious I’d say I have an “art studio” But I’m not a pretentious sort of person, so I could say “My craft room”, but it’s not really a room, because it’s a garage, and I’ve seen … Continue reading
Posted in Altered bottles, Art, Arty farty, Australia, Craft, Creativity, happiness, health and well being, Life, Uncategorized Tagged altered bottles, art studio, Craft rooms, craft space, creativity, disaster and chaos 5 Comments
“Sadness is but a wall between two gardens.” -khalil gibran I saw this quote on a fellow bloggers post last night and the words rang so true for me. -https://ididnthavemyglasseson.com You KNOW when you are living a life that is … Continue reading
Posted in Fear, happiness, Life, life experiences, Musings, relationships, Uncategorized Tagged change, dreams, fear, Life, life situations, moving foward, relationships, sadness, stuck, trapped, walls 4 Comments
Getting settled in…
Well thank goodness the silly season is ALL over! A collective sigh of relief from everyone out there I imagine? Now it’s on with the business of starting the new year. If you’re anything like me you can find the … Continue reading
Posted in happiness, husbands, Life, life experiences, photography, Travel Tagged Life, maw, New year, plans, searching for peace, tunnels 9 Comments
Thoughts tumble like sharp stones in my mind. Chasing the elusive rainbows of sleep all I find are murky corners, where dis ease lurks. What is happiness anyway? My dog knows happiness. It is a lamp post…and the next and … Continue reading
Posted in animal behaviour, happiness, prose Tagged dogs, happiness, insomnia, Prose 6 Comments
I feel like expressing my gratitude today, for many things. Being alive…breathing, having two good (sometimes, lol) working legs, a sound mind (some would question that). For being HERE and being able to wonder at and rejoice in so many … Continue reading
Posted in Australia, Gratititude, happiness, husbands, Life, life experiences, Nature, photography Tagged beautiful scenery, being thankful, countryside, gratitude, Husbands, nature, photography, Sunday drives 13 Comments
Of life, love and marriage…
Today, instead of talking about food (thank God they say!) I want to simply meander around through distant and sometimes murky puddles in my head. A little fill in…. My parents divorced when I was ten years old and my … Continue reading
Posted in Australia, being thankful, Christmas, Family, Getting older, happiness, Home, Life, life experiences, Love, Marriage, memories, Parenting, Parents Tagged being thankful, difficulties, divorce, growth, learning, Life, Love, marriage, overcoming adversity, parents, partners in life, relationships, struggle 18 Comments
2014 – a wild and wonderful and creative year it will be!
I’ve been so slack and haven’t written anything in my blog or, I confess been checking other blogs for quite some time now. My apologies to my few loyal, who may not be so loyal now, followers. I promise that … Continue reading
Posted in artists, Craft, crafts, Creativity, happiness, Life, life experiences, Uncategorized Tagged altered bottles, altered tin can, arts and crafts, bohemian bottles, bottles, crafts, creativity, imagination, inspiration, recycling, rustic, shabby chic, up cycling, uses for wine bottles 17 Comments
Why Aussies should celebrate Christmas in July, not December.
I have lamented on the ludicrousness of our Christmas celebrations in the Australian summer time before. Bah humbug you say. Well, there’s good reason ok! I will explain. Christmas- as a date on the calendar really has very little to … Continue reading
Nope, no picture. Now that you’ve picked your jaws off the floor after reading a title like that…please let me warn you that this blog post is something I feel particularly passionate about. Not, vagina’s per se, but the whole … Continue reading
Posted in Body image, Children, culture, Doctors, embarrassing, friends, Getting older, happiness, health and well being, Life, Religion and beliefs, society Tagged age, Aging, beauty, body image, designer vagina's, inner demons, Music, plastic surgery, self acceptance, society, The perfect vagina, vagina's, vulva's, women being exploited 7 Comments
Rainbows, smiles and gallbladders.
It’s been a weird week. On Monday morning my daughter screamed out to me “Mum, quick the dog’s got something in the backyard!” Oh no! Not another bloody chicken, I thought…. Nope, this time it was a baby Rainbow Lorikeet. … Continue reading
Posted in animal behaviour, Australia, Doctors, Family, happiness, health and well being, Life, life experiences, Medicine, Music, Natural remedies, Nature Tagged gallbladder attack and natural remedies, hysterical happiness, Life, Ludivico Einaudi, Rainbow Lorikeets, rainbows, rescuing wildlife, smiling 7 Comments