Winter School Holiday Challenge!

It’s almost school holiday time again. (I know – whaaaaat?! Time is flying!) Seeing last time was such a success, I thought I would do another Make-Your-Own Holiday Challenge. A prompt for every weekday of holidays, to interpret as you like. If you have a child (or children, plural) who needs a bit of structure…

The one about running, and marathons, with the ‘legs moving’ thing. Yeah, not today.

photo taken: 10.45am, fifteen minutes ago. Gastro is passing through our region like a horrible, vomit-strewn nightmare. Riley got a little dose last week, but nothing like what Keira and I copped on Sunday. We’re still in bed today, see? (Although, by her eating cake, you can tell things are on the mend. I’m sure Marie…

Beach Reflections

They are drawn to the sand as much as the water, fossicking among the treasures: garlands of ropy sea matter, shells and the odd gasping mollusc, probing its tongue around in the last moments of life, as if trying to determine where on earth it had landed. In their examination of nature’s detritus, I like…