Something quite mortifying happened to me recently and I think I have recovered enough to tell you all about it. Just. Remember when I was supposedly spending six weeks in hospital on bedrest because I was expecting twins? No? Read about it here. You would have thought I would have learnt my lesson, but no. Last Friday I was hanging out with some mates at my joint when … [Read More...]

Is it just me?

I get it. We are all super busy. Whether you are running kids around to sports practices and orthodontists appointments, working, either paid or unpaid or just … [Read More...]

The Most Superior Schnitzel in Sydney

I have tried, God knows how hard, to sample recommended schnitzels around Sydney. Up until this point Una's in Darlinghurst held the crown, but I have news. She … [Read More...]

A blog about nothing

I woke up this morning and for the first time in a long time, I did not need to reach for my slippers and my dressing gown! Winter? BYE BYE FELICIA! Which is a good … [Read More...]

Five Tried and True Mood Busters

In a time where we are all so connected, it is very easy to feel completely disconnected, don't you think? There is so much noise everywhere you turn, telling you … [Read More...]

My gay friends do not have the same rights as me and I am not cool with that.

Malcolm Turnbull became the first sitting Prime Minister to Attend Mardi Gras in 2016 From the week beginning September 12, you can expect a ballot in your mailbox. … [Read More...]

Are you a pet person?

I was a pretty lucky kid growing up. I had your traditional upbringing with a Mum and a Dad and a brother and a sister. We lived in a cul-de-sak. But when I was in … [Read More...]

The Hot Flush

So podcasts are so hot right now and everyone is doing them. My friend of 24 years Kim and I had some success with Woog and Berry before we called time on the old … [Read More...]

It is not a lie if you believe it

That title up there, well that is not my own work. Those words were spoken by the great George Costanza and it is totally true. The inspiration behind todays … [Read More...]

I am not a Chinese Delegate even though I was for a moment

The day started like any other. She stretched out in bed before donning her new birthday ugg boots and chucking on a jumper. Into the kitchen she went and flicked on … [Read More...]

Do you stockpile anything?

It took me four attempts at it, but I am firmly entrenched in the phenomena that is The Handmaid's Tale. I made the mistake of bingeing on four episodes in a row and … [Read More...]

Life is short. Smile while you still have your teeth.

There is something in the air. I am not sure whether the planets are out or retrograde is doing its think, but there is a sniff of perpetual outrage happening! It … [Read More...]

Pants on Fire

Something has pissed me off. I normally try and be all light and cheery on the blog, but I am fucking pissed off and I know you might be too. During Donald Trumps … [Read More...]

How to bond with your sports mad son + a very cool giveaway!

Sponsored by Steggles One of my fondest childhood memories was going to the footy with my Nanna and my Pa. They were MAD Parramatta supporters and even moved to the … [Read More...]

Like one time, at school camp…..

Jack was up as the sparrow farted this morning because he had a bus to catch. YES! The great Australian Traditional Year Six Class Excursion to Canberra and the … [Read More...]

Easy, Cheesy, Chicken Empanadas

Sponsored by Steggles Meet my Nanna Marion. Sitting on her lap is my cousin Thomas and my sister Lizzy is rocking the red pants. And sporting her awesome coke … [Read More...]

I am not across that just yet

Heights, snakes, clowns, letters that arrive with a plastic window on the front of them… these are all things that scare the bejesus out of me. That, and people with … [Read More...]