Tales from my life

Done and Dusted

And just like that... only five years after starting a three year Masters program (Lord. I did have a kid and relocate internationally, twice, in that time. Not that I need to justify taking 'longer'. I just, you know, wanted to)... Anyway, I finished. All done! Well....

China calling

I am deep in acupuncture study at the moment, as I'm about to head to RMIT for mid-year exams, then almost immediately off to Guangzhou for an internship at a TCM* hospital. Am excited! Am bamboozled. But, I'll get there! Integrating all this new information into my...

Get real

Social media is so incredibly weird. It's great too; it can be extremely inspiring and connect us to people and communities that raise us up. I love that. LOVE it. It can also be overwhelming; so much information, so many curated images, so much pressure to join in!...

Thankyou!

I just wanted to say a big, heartfelt, fuzzy, frizzy THANK YOU to everyone who took the time to respond to the New Mama survey. I received so many responses and all of them incredibly valuable - I sincerely appreciate you taking the time to share your insights! Over...

Tales from my life: Yoga

I've been practicing yoga since I was a kid. I started out by mimicking the poses in a 'how to' book my Mum had at home, while simultaneously coveting the models' classic 80s leotards. In my early teens, I heard about a Sivananda centre located near our house in the...

How things are changing

I have a few big changes afoot this year, both in my work and personal life. Some were scheduled well in advance, some I didn't plan for until now, and one that has been on my dream to-do list for a long time. So. Here's where I'm at... Clinical practice & Health...

Hit the ground running

Happy New Year! Another one has flown by and, for me at least, it has been a doozy. Beginning on the other side of the world, in our [then] home in freezing snowy Boston, with a roly poly baby on my hip. Ending in humid Brisbane, on my parents' verandah, with my...