summer done right

I’ve spent the last few weeks meandering through school holidays. You know what I mean; making my way from the kitchen to the laundry to the washing line to the beach to the supermarket. We [...]

summer days

It was never my intention to take a month-long blogging hiatus but, well, life was busy. Honestly, those last few weeks of the school year were hectic and emotionally charged – more so than [...]

late spring days

Despite the fact that it’s the busiest time of the year, there’s still the daily rhythm of home to ground me. This week marks the beginning of summer and it’s already hot and [...]

is school over yet?

We are creeping towards the finishing line and we aren’t doing it gracefully. I pulled up to Che’s school gate this morning a good five minutes late, expecting to be the only mum [...]

go to the sea

As soon as we got home this afternoon I announced we were going to the beach. Granted, it would have been easier to stay at home and move through the daily routine of homework, dinner prep and [...]

midsummery

I’ve been out the door before 7am for the past week – Percy pyjama-clad in his pram, me walking and thinking and sweating. It makes for productive and creative days. We’re in [...]