Month: September 2012

oh the pain….

The atmosphere at the start was amazing. The band played as runners queued for portaloos. The sky shone blue and volunteers wandered around with bottles of sunscreen for those (like myself) who then declared “oh, it’s the one thing I… Read More ›

bucket lists…

As we pulled up at Woolies yesterday afternoon Miss 14 said, out of nowhere, ‘I think I’d like to go skydiving.’ At my look of horror, she very quickly said, ‘not now, but like when I’m older. Would you want… Read More ›

snack-time…

I’ve mentioned before on these pages the challenges that I have around snacks. So, confession time. The hours between 4pm and dinner are the biggest danger hours for me. I don’t eat sweets, dessert, whatever, so never have anything after… Read More ›

Imagine…

I’m often asked where I get my ideas from. I have another couple of blogs and a word count that needs doing each day, so it’s a fair question. It’s also a question authors have been asked for eternity. Mostly… Read More ›