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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
- life journeys
- mixed media
- New York
- raising children
Blogs I Follow
- 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
- I didn't have my glasses on....
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
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Tag Archives: teenagers
The mental writing of eulogies.
Last night- well, as late as 3 am I lay in bed mentally writing my 17 year sons eulogy. I imagined him dead in a ditch…car rolled down an embankment, sunk at the bottom of a cold cold lake, … Continue reading
Posted in Anxiety, Children, death, Family, Fear, Life, life experiences, Love, mothers, Parenting, Uncategorized Tagged death, euolgies, humour, parenting, sons, teenagers, waiting for kids to get home, worry 3 Comments
I was here! (In Newcastle actually.)
Yesterday I had to accompany Shai (my 18 year old) for her first day at TAFE where she has enrolled in a graphic design course. This may change though as she also applied for a fine arts course at Uni … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Arty farty, Australia, Creativity, Life, life experiences, Nature, Parenting, photography, society, teenagers Tagged graffiti, Life, making our mark, Morton bay fig tree's, Newcastle, old buildings, parenting, photography, sore feet, teenagers 16 Comments
Rites of passage – the handbag.
(No, that’s not mine, it’s Wikipedias.) As a mother you realise when your daughter has made the transition from girl to woman not because she begins sporting bumps and curves in places where before there weren’t any. Not because she … Continue reading
Sketches by my daughter.
Sometimes you just have to brag about your kids a bit hey. So today I’m having a brag. My seventeen year old, Shai, has been back at it with a pencil recently and I must say suddenly her talents have … Continue reading
Posted in artists, Arty farty, Australia, Family, Parenting, teenagers Tagged art, parents bragging about their kids, Pencil drawings, pencils, talented kids, teenagers 22 Comments
The things you see on late night walks….
Well, it was an interesting evening walk with my daughter and the dog. There we were strolling down the street when up ahead I saw a parked car with its headlights on but the engine turned off. I thought for … Continue reading
Giraffe girl, aggravating dishwashers and buffalo riding.
I measure my insomnia by the dishwasher, but that’s ok because we’re all a bit strange here. Tonight my daughter came in and announced “I am a third of a giraffe tall.” I can’t think where last I put that … Continue reading
Posted in Blogging, Family, friends, Humour, husbands, insomnia, Life, life experiences, memories, Sleep Tagged buffalo, daylight savings, dishwashers, giraffes, humour, Husbands, insomnia, jungle night birds, teenagers, video cameras 7 Comments
Ludovico Einaudi’s concert – Sydney 2013
I have not been to a music concert in years. Some people may find that strange, since I am a novice songwriter/musician and it’s so much a part of my life on a personal – keep me from going crazy … Continue reading
Posted in artists, Australia, Entertainment, Family, Life, life experiences, memories, Music, teenagers Tagged atmospheric music, composers, experiences, instrumentalists, Ludovico Einaudi, Music, music concerts, teenagers 6 Comments
So yes, I am a frustrated photographer at heart. I only know the basics, but now that I have glasses it’s making things a lot easier 🙂 Yesterday my daughter and her friend asked me to help them get … Continue reading