Today I leave my 30s behind, and officially notch up four decades on the planet.
I couldn’t stop myself from swiveling around to watch her disappear into the crowd on a busy Brisbane street.
Sure there are moments like the nappy ads, but mostly having a baby is pure hard work.
There is something wrong with our society. There seems to be a growing divide between two distinct groups of people.
Between the two of them, my kids have been avid collectors of ailments, conditions and diseases over the course of their lives.
It is only because of the conventions of letter writing that I refer to you as dear, for you are not at all dear to me, and never will be.
A family I know recently underwent a self-imposed `technology’ blackout for a week.
There are several pearls of wisdom I would like to share with my son and daughter before they hit their teenage years and suddenly 'know it all'.
The Olympics are over and Australia didn’t have the gold rush many hoped for. But, the silver cabinet is gleaming.
If the thought of bodily functions displeases you, or makes your stomach churn, then this is not for you.
I’ve just fertilized the back garden with little pellets of blood and bone. It’s supposedly organic.
Apparently it’s tasty too, if the actions of the neighbour’s dogs account for anything.