6 months (of questions)

6 months (of questions)

Ben's turned 6 months couple weeks ago and naturally I found myself adrift in self-reflection. Watching him happily babbling away, I asked myself if I've learnt anything during Ryan's first 6 months that, knowingly or unknowingly, I applied this time around and discoevered it actually works. Turns out, I have. Therefore, to celebrate 6 months [...]

Back to work

Back to work

How dare I?! Had my 4.5 month long 'holiday' and now have the audacity to complain about re-entering reality. But although life couldn't have handed me a more chilled baby than Ben, my mat leave still wasn't a holiday. Last Monday, I returned to work tired and I will be tired for a little while [...]

Siblings

Siblings

Once upon a time (but not that long ago), on Sydney's Northern Beaches, in a house with the white brick and red roof, lived a sweet, happy 5 year old boy. He had lots of toys, unlimited floor space, priority over Netflix selection and mummy and daddy wrapped around his finger. You could say that [...]

Taronga Zoo

Taronga Zoo

Before I list the reasons why Ryan and I like Taronga Zoo, I wanted to say a few things first. As a child, I have always had mixed feelings about existence of Zoos around the world. I always believed wild animals should roam free. I always believed wild animals should not be taken from their [...]