Tales from my life

Back home. Back to work.

Home again! Back in Oz! Oh my goodness, so much has happened and I have lots to write about, lots to share... but there is also LOTS going on outside of the computer. Life, you know. I'll get there and (eventually) come back to more regular blogging. I have a raft of...

The year that was

The new year has already arrived in Oz, while here in Boston we're just a few hours away from our own celebrations. And as we see out 2014, like many people I've been reflecting on the year that was. A pretty wild and wonderful one! Lots of big changes, challenges and...

Carson Hot Springs

I love a good soak, particularly when the water is warm and mineral-rich. Happily, so does my husband and we often look for opportunities to take the waters, at home or away. It's good for the body, mind and soul. Well, it's certainly good for ours. During our...

Hello, Molly

Three weeks ago, in the early hours of the morning, one of the most magical things happened to me. I had a baby! A beautiful, chubby, instantly-adored girl. She is definitely my best work to date, with the smoothest skin of any newborn I've had the good fortune to...

Where in the world..?

Hello pals. Apologies for the blog absence. I just... haven't been here. I have a long list of ideas and several half-started / unfinished posts on the burner. BUT these last weeks of pregnancy, some intense nesting (scrubbing walls, cleaning out boxes that have been...

On leave

So. As of today I am *officially* on maternity leave. I've been phasing out of work over the past week, finishing up my writing job and tying up loose ends with the clinic. But from now, apart from blogging here and a few guest posts previously scheduled, I am turning...