Category Archives: Life & Musings


One possible post-holiday conversation: “So what did you get up to over the break?” “This and that. Found out I was pregnant. Had a miscarriage”   This conversation won’t be happening, because that’s just not how we talk about it in our society. But for a moment yesterday I imagined giving this response when someone […]

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We’ve just come back from a weekend at the beach. and…  *breath*  …we feel relaxed. A perfect way to spend a birthday weekend. Space. Ocean. Beach. Grass. Icy rain. Magpies. Cats. Us. (edit: we “just came back” three weeks ago now…)        

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The Great Bits

I’ve really struggled with this move, and the living in limbo, and the constant mess that surrounds us currently. But there are some fantastic aspects about living here and that’s what I want to focus on today. 1. I’m getting to know the area that R has called home for many years. He has been […]

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Over-filling life

Back in November, I wrote that I felt balance returning to life and that I had a new job. Turns out, that was the end of balance. I have been having all sorts of Tupperware adventures, documenting the gradual organisation of our kitchen and the discoveries along the way. I have been doing cooking demo […]

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We have moved out of our home into a temporary abode whilst renovations occur. The renovations have been a long time in the planning, it is good to finally have them going ahead, but my gosh, I miss our home! Moving day was stressful with our poor car bearing permanent (until I can bear to […]

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