Tag: NaBloPoMo

The tattoo no one knew about.

The tattoo no one knew about.

30th November my last day of 30 days of blogging. I really didn’t have faith in myself on 1st November that I would actually make the 30 days. I am so glad that I did though, it has been a fun but confronting and scary challenge for me. I have found it incredibly nerve wracking …

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Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas

Saturday 28th November. Merry Christmas, yes today my side of the family celebrated Christmas. We won’t all be together for the 25th December 2015, and this weekend was the only weekend that we were all going to be in the same vicinity, (except my sister who had to drive 6hrs to be with us). Everyone …

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Todays people

Todays people

It made me think of my husband’s Pa. This was one of his favourite quotes. He was a wise old farmer, who had lived and worked on the land all of his life, he was blessed with a large family of 8 kids. My husband’s favourite childhood memories are from spending time at the farm …

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White Ribbon Day

White Ribbon Day

  All women live in safety free from all forms of men’s violence. – This is the vision for Originating in Canada in 1991, the all-male led initiative aims to end male violence against women. November 25 – White Ribbon day is the start of 16 Days of Activism to Stop Violence against Women, which …

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Getting to work like a lady

Getting to work like a lady

Worked today. Being conscious of my skinny fat situation, I parked in the furthest car park from the office that I have access to (so NOT me, I usually seek out the car park closest to the door – hence skinny fat). Dressed in my work uniform of synthetic top, charcoal tailored knee length skirt …

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Lifer

Lifer

In my first post of the month NaBloPoMo, I wrote about how nervous I was at starting a blog, I was freaking the hell out in case someone read the blog, in case someone didn’t read the blog, I mean gosh what if someone commented or liked it. In the last 22 days a very …

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Todays people

Todays people

Person one from today. A homeless guy was brought into work today, he didn’t want to be there, he wanted to be discharged, go find his friends and drink some metho. He was brought in because he was found unconscious on the floor of a toilet in a local shopping centre. He said he was fine, …

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Blogging and feeling like the ugly kid

Blogging and feeling like the ugly kid

    Today I melted my brain on an assignment, for the unit I am studying at the moment Engaging Media via Curtin Uni. It was based heavily on blogging……. I am participating in theNaBloPoMo. I have also signed up to the blogging course Ready, Set Blog with Kate from Secret Bloggers Business, so I …

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Yoga

Yoga

(One of my favourite poses – this is not me) Sitting at the red light in traffic, with every other harried Mumma at 8.15am, I glance over at the Bootcamp/PT gym that I drive past every day. Push-ups by 4 fluro covered women is going on in one area, another 4 women in equally bright …

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Every family needs a farmer

Every family needs a farmer

This picture was posted on Instagram this morning and it inspired this post. Early this year 80% of Queensland was declared in drought, with early stages of el Nino meaning drought breaking rain in winter and spring were highly unlikely. One particular lady always says when I ask if the skies have blessed her property …

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