Things that go bump in the night.

I don't actually remember much of what happened but I've pieced things together from what I do remember and what my kids have told me. I've been incredibly tired lately, which is really an under exaggeration, I've been exhausted, which may have played a part in what happened. Of course it may not, but it... Continue Reading →


Here we go again.

If you've followed me on twitter for some time you'll know that school has been an uphill battle for my 12 year old. He has Tourette's, autism, anxiety and OCD, and the way he's been treated by the system has been appalling. At the age of 8 I had to deregister him from his primary... Continue Reading →

This is not a love letter. Book review.

This is not a love letter. By Kim Purcell. *This book deals with the subject of suicide*(The blurb) Ages 14 and upOne week. That's all Jessie said. A one-week break to get some perspective before graduation, before she and her boyfriend, Chris, would have to make all the big, scary decisions about their future--decisions they... Continue Reading →

I can see the light.

I can see the light. You may know the last 11 weeks have been the most difficult of my entire life, in fact the few weeks leading up to what happened should be included in that. If you don't know what happened it's probably because I don't want you to know. That's not personal against... Continue Reading →

Taking a week off.

Hello lovely readers. I'm just popping by to say that I'm taking a week off the blog. I have a lot of stuff going on and it's been quite the few weeks so I need a bit of a rest and some self care. I don't want to churn out half hearted posts in the... Continue Reading →

I've just started reading After I've gone, by Linda Green. I'm really not sure if I'm going to like it, but I'm giving it a go. What are you reading?

3 good things #10

3 good things 08/08/17Today has been one of the happiest days of my life. My girl is coming home to me. I cannot explain just how happy I am about this. We've had a difficult time to say the least but we can begin to put it behind us now. Today was library day, I... Continue Reading →

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