BRISTOL to BRISBANE

A few weeks ago the other half and I grabbed our passports and boarded a flight to Brisbane. Hi-5 to me for taking advantage of a great AirNZ sale last year. Yet again. I’ve been to Sydney. It’s alright. I’ve been to Melbourne. It’s bloody fantastic. Now, I’ve been to Brisbane. It happily put Sydney … More BRISTOL to BRISBANE

Fireman Sam

Back in 2009 I turned my childhood animated entertainment into real life. By that I mean that there was a fire in my abode, and I put it out. Okay okay, before you think I saved the lives of everyone on the Ark, that isn’t quite true. The thermostat blew up, and as the sparks, … More Fireman Sam

Second class stamps applied. Sending a letter to you. And to you. You too.

Whilst catching up with some episodes of This Is Us, we watch Kevin dealing with his present day troubles of alcohol and drug addiction, stemming from his childhood created demons. I’ve had a good life. A great life even. I’m known back in Blighty to my dearest friends as one of the happiest gals they … More Second class stamps applied. Sending a letter to you. And to you. You too.

Sleep less eat more. I think I’ve missed the start of the lesson.

Having spent the last two days sulking on the couch with the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills as my gal pal companions, I realise that I’ve tripped in the road, and upon getting up and dusting off my knees, I’ve forgotten which exit on the roundabout I’m meant to be taking. My SamNav is broken. … More Sleep less eat more. I think I’ve missed the start of the lesson.

I am ‘all change’ more than a train platform announcer

Sitting here torn between feeling a mixture of “how the eck is it almost December ALREADY” and “hmm, and?”, gives me a slight bit of smirky calmness, in the sense that this time last year I was frazzled with a million and one issues playing on my mind. Yes I exaggerate, but yes, a million … More I am ‘all change’ more than a train platform announcer

One fine day.

A year ago, one of Bradley’s closest pals from his uni days, popped the question to his Personal Penguin. After having lived with them both myself for ten months, I was super happy that they were making the official, totally official. All my ‘Congratulations’ however, was simmering on top of a pot of anxiety.