Monthly Archives: August 2011

Confidence is a fickle friend

Confidence. It’s a confident word. It’s used a lot these days for all kinds of things with both negative and positive connotations. Everyone struggles with it one way or another. Either you have too much of it or too little. … Continue reading

Posted in Life in general | 1 Comment

So much to write, so little time

Tonight will be quick as it’s my husband’s birthday and I’ve been cooking up a storm all afternoon. I was called to the school early to talk with the principal. My son was in her office at the time because … Continue reading

Posted in Family | Leave a comment

Processing Death

My husband and I knew that the day was going to come fairly soon when our son’s pet rat would die. Domestic rats only live for 2-3 years and ours was just over 2. The last two weeks saw dear … Continue reading

Posted in Family | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

I didn’t do it!

One of the behavioural problems my son has, is that he reacts first with his body before expressing himself verbally. This used to be quite bad in that he would hit out and hurt other kids and teachers too. Lately … Continue reading

Posted in Family | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Sydney – Finding where I fit in

Warning! Following are my own personal experiences with the people and places of Sydney! I have not allowed for any differences of opinion and am merely stating how I feel so I apologise up front if you live in one … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Keeping secrets… Not his strong point

My husband’s birthday is coming up next Tuesday and today I bought the present he had specifically requested. I told my son this morning what I was going to get for Daddy, but he didn’t know that my husband knew … Continue reading

Posted in Family | Leave a comment

YOUR Dog ruined the aerodynamics! Send it back to its other family!

My son was so incredibly well behaved on the weekend and the last few days of last week that we bought him a model aeroplane on Sunday to build and fly. It is just one of those little foam and … Continue reading

Posted in Family | Leave a comment