A Day in the life

If we were having coffee 25 June 2016 #WeekendCoffeeShare

June 25, 2016
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If we were having coffee, I’d first comment on the weather as we made a coffee {or tea or hot chocolate}. It’s been freezing here in Sydney and there has been snow up in the mountains. Being the wuss I am, I am currently wearing a down jacket and not looking forward to getting out of the house for groceries some time today. Sure, it’s sunny but it’s 8 degrees! If we were having coffee, I’d tell you how exhausting…

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I Dream I Wonder

If I had magical powers #FridayReflections

June 24, 2016
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Ever since I was a child, I dreamed about having magical powers. Books by Enid Blyton introduced me to fairies and brownies and pixies and other magical creatures. I also enjoyed watching Sabrina, the teenage witch when I was a teen myself and Bewitched as a child. Then of course, came Harry Potter — every child’s {or in my case, teen and later, adult} ultimate fantasy. If I had magical powers, I’d first and foremost, hope I didn’t have any…

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Me, Myself and I

On freaking out

June 20, 2016
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As someone who has been an anxious person most of her life, freaking out is not uncommon for me. When I was little, I occasionally freaked out when my mum wasn’t around. Later, I freaked out about the dark thanks to potential ghosts, monsters or just kidnappers out to get me. As I got older, I began freaking out about public speaking or doing badly in exams. And then, it moved on to worrying about finding a job, having a…

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A Day in the life

If we were having coffee 18 June 2016 #WeekendCoffeeShare

June 18, 2016
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Welcome! Make yourself at home. Would you like a cuppa or prefer a tea? I do have hot chocolate as well for this cold winter morning. If we were having coffee, I’d tell you how I was initially planning on camping this weekend. Unfortunately, after the rain from two weeks ago, the unsealed roads to where we were headed have deteriorated and four-wheel drive access has been recommended. Then of course, we also found out about rain forecast for this…

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All about the mind Reflections

The not good enough story #FridayReflections

June 17, 2016
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Once upon a time there was a little girl who was the centre of her mum and dad’s world. She was the first-born child and had confidence that was way beyond her years. When she started kindergarten before the age of three, she felt right at home. After all, school was where she wanted to be. However, at that young age, she learnt two lessons the hard way. One was that adults could let you down and the other, some people…

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