I hate housework, and other motherhood confessions

i hate housework

Annabel Crabb once wrote, “If as a mother, there’s one little tip you can pass on to your daughter that might help her enjoy a productive, happy and neurosis-free life, I reckon it’s this: don’t tidy your room.” And I wish I’d taken a photo of my living room yesterday afternoon so you could see […]

A totally delicious (and totally addictive!) Salted Caramel Coconut Popcorn Recipe…for you!

Salted Caramel Coconut Popcorn

It seems to be Foodie Friday, which means I have turned my mind to the weekend and all the yummy opportunities it contains! Today I share with you another family fave, Salted Caramel Coconut Popcorn – yes, all the goodness in ONE recipe. Inspired by a recipe for Vanilla Honey Salted Caramel Popcorn, this popcorn is deliciously […]

Living Lightly

Life is made up of a series of small moments. As I’ve gotten older, I’ve come to realise this. It’s not the big moments, the grand gestures, the jaw dropping experiences that matter most. It’s the small moments. The choice to love not judge, the instinct to hug not chide, the practice of kindness amidst […]

12 things I’ve discovered after 14 months of going to the gym and not seeing any ‘results’.

It’s been 14 months since I decided I needed to make my health a priority and started exercising ‘formally’, with a personal trainer and classes and the like. It’s been two years since I did my first Operation Move, Learn to Run program, which I loved and taught me that while running is not for me, […]

Is it normal for my partner to get 'that' angry?" 12 things all Australians should know about Domestic Abuse

helping a friend in a bad relationship

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about love after kids and the very real challenges couples can face as they transition from a party of two to three or more. I know, from the feedback you sent me, that this resonated strongly and for that, I am so thankful. There was however, a big elephant in […]