Embracing a ‘Pay It Forward’ Spirit

If Jeremy and I could credit one thing for the reason we are so truly blessed on a day to day basis it would be that we have jointly adopted a ‘pay it forward’ spirit. It is not something that was 100% there as a shared life focus to begin with but was certainly something Read More …

Anzac Day Services 2017

It is that time of year again, where we remember. We remember those who fought to maintain the freedoms that we have today. There are many Anzac Day services being held in our local area, including on alternate days for those who work in industries that prevent attendance at a Dawn Service. Please join us Read More …

Mum Moments 11 – Top Three Priorities – Part 3

Time to get back to it! Part Three at last! What are my top three priorities in this season of life? 3. Our community We love our community so very much. We have fantastic neighbours who are mindful of our comings and goings. They keep an extra eye on our home and our children and Read More …

Chasing parked cars

We’ve all been there, well most of us, when it comes to cars: That stark realisation that we have been doing nothing more than throwing good money after bad.  That the resources we have been pouring into an object that we take pride in and helps to form our identity through a very public expression Read More …

“I have something to give” – Anzac Day 2016 Reflection

How is it that a single bunch of flowers can come to mean so much? Well, what does St John Ambulance and the Australian Defence Force have in common? Every person who steps up with St John Ambulance Service and the Australian Defence Forces have decided ‘I have something to give’ and have chosen to Read More …

GooRoo Animation

School holidays for us usually involves travel and camping trips for our family but with Adelaide United hosting semi-finals tonight, slap bang in the middle of the term break, it really was a conflict of the heart. The love of sport vs the love of nature. On this occasion sports has won out. As a Read More …

Dawn Services – Anzac Day 2016

Let us never forget the significance of Anzac Day.  It is more than just a public holiday.  This year, it is more than just a long weekend.  Let us not forget those who gave their lives so that we could have the societal freedoms that we enjoy today.  There are many services being held in Read More …

International Women’s Day 2016

Another year passes and so the struggle for gender equality continues.  As a mother, I truly feel the burn of the pay gap that taking time off to have children has created in addition to the general pay inequality. As a result, I continue to build my work and study portfolio to combat this with Read More …