Category: Family

Day 13 – October 13th 2018 – Jeff’s Birthday!

Inmate release day for Jeff’s birthday. No words. Just pictures. Thanks to the breaker-outerers.  

Day 6 – October 6 2018 *My First Weekend*

I’ve been thinking this morning about some of the group sessions, about values and goals. Values don’t have steps or end dates – they might change over time but that’s it. Like, I value music, but I don’t… Read More

Day 5 – October 5 2018 with MUSIC and a Photo of Me

BP 100/80 Standing 110/80 Well, amazing what can happen in a few short minutes. This morning, I pulled down my holland blind; this is how I learn that they are held up by magnets. I just pulled gently,… Read More

Friday roundup

Even though I work on Saturdays, it still feels like Friday is the end of the week. I work in our shop for half a day with Jeff and it’s busy but still our fun day! It’s the… Read More

Cooking for Two on Mothers Day (An Ode)

On Mothers Day, I’m reminded of my childlessness, that I’ve never carried any number of children, that I bled for 8 days every 21 days for almost 30 years for no reason other than my body said so…. Read More

Arranged marriages and other musings about wedded bliss

The topic on Insight this week was Attraction. Lovely subject, attraction. I remember listening to Doctor Karl on Triple J years ago talking about pheromones and how The Pill messes with our sense of smell. This led me… Read More

A thing about families…

From The Age: http://www.theage.com.au/opinion/its-time-to-enlarge-our-closed-family-circles-20090104-79t2.html It’s time to enlarge our closed family circles Brigid Delaney January 5, 2009 – 1:20AM FORGET wide brown land, forget the drought — when I returned to Australia after a two-year absence, the country… Read More

A thing about families…

From The Age: http://www.theage.com.au/opinion/its-time-to-enlarge-our-closed-family-circles-20090104-79t2.html It’s time to enlarge our closed family circles Brigid Delaney January 5, 2009 – 1:20AM FORGET wide brown land, forget the drought — when I returned to Australia after a two-year absence, the country… Read More

A different kind of list – ***warning – gloomy blog ahead

Why didn’t the paper arrive at 6 like it’s supposed to? Why do I have to catch a bus this morning when I drove the car in for no reason yesterday? Why is it so bitterly cold when… Read More