take what you need

I’ve always been a bit superstitious, so much so that I don’t ever condone new shoes on tables or open umbrellas inside. On the flipside, I believe that the universe gives us what we [...]

farewell 2016

Well that went quick! We started the year on the beach, watching the sun rise over the ocean. And then I decided that instead of making grand plans for life-changing resolutions, I’d just [...]

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 [...]


“A portrait of my youngest children, once a week, every week, in 2016.” Poet: an afternoon rest by the window where I caught her daydreaming. Percy: one of my favourites.