Gunning for Mental Health

Gunning for Mental Health

Another week. Another school shooting in America. I was surprised to find out that the Parkland massacre is the 18th gun related incident in a school is the US this year, apparently these occurrences are so common now that they don’t make the news. It seems it...
Sign of the times

Sign of the times

I’ve been meaning to write about the #MeToo and the #TimesUp movement for a while, but I wanted to give this blog post the time it deserved rather than churning out something glib and rushed. Along with pretty much every other woman I know, I shared #MeToo...
Playing Dress Up

Playing Dress Up

Being a mum demands that I comply with some form of practicality, but I’ve found myself resisting this at every opportunity. When I rock up to Sing and Sign class with my son I get a few funny looks as I’m inevitably wearing something most people would...
Annual Blues

Annual Blues

January is a tough month for a lot of people. No matter how hard one might try to stay positive, at this time of the year the odds are stacked against a having sunny disposition. I do my best to prepare myself and I find exercise and eating well to be useful...
Home Work

Home Work

I expected motherhood to change me profoundly and in many ways it has. My priorities have been altered forever, but I still feel like myself which is a relief as I was worried I’d lose my identity. I also was nervous about having children because I wasn’t...

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