My current definition of heaven…

Walking with you daughter’s hand in yours at a snail’s pace from day-care to home (even though you could carry her home in 5 minutes), watching her actively walk a crooked line on the footpath so she can stand on leaves. That’s my highlight of today, what was yours?

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A tale of two poppies

The first a tale of a hot poppy.  A waxing lyrical of a baguette of pulled pork with hoi-sin  spring onion & cucumber to be precise.  I love food, I think it is one of the true pleasures in life.  And Melbourne is a bit of a foodie heaven; great restaurants, great cafes, and great coffee.…

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Free & Greedy – and I am not talking cake

As I wandered about my neighbourhood with the stroller the other day I was stopped in my tracks with palpable excitement.  Outside the fence of a picturesque two storey Victorian house was a large box with magazines being given away for free.  The sign said, “please take, I’m too busy working”. I thought ha – how wonderful…

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Two randoms make a right!

I just had to share this – I won $50 from the supermarket today – yippee! I completed a survey after the first time we shopped online with Coles which put me in the draw to win.  As I have mentioned previously the reason we have commenced using online grocery shopping is because of the…

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A thought for those reliant on four wheels

As a new mother with a pushchair becoming an extension of my two arms, my view of the world has changed. Particularly for those who are reliant on four wheels as their only mode of transport. I have been surprised by how small things on footpaths/side-walks can be a minor nuisance through to a significant…

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