IBOT | Personal Musings

Nothing to say

Do you ever feel like you have so much to say, but yet at the same time you have nothing to say? That’s how I feel right now. There is so much going on at the moment and I don’t mean in an overwhelming-busy way, just an accumulation of things. Yes, I’m being a bit…

Personal Musings | writing

Bon Voyage!

(image credit) This time next week I’ll be drinking Champagne and toasting to the glorious backdrop of the Eiffel Tower. Okay, so it won’t be as romantic as that with four kids in tow, more like listening to the excited shrieks of four girls as they experience France for the very first time – which…

fiction | life | Personal Musings | writing

I just want to write!

(Why the agave? I don’t know, there’s just something calming about succulents don’t you think?)   I shouldn’t be here right now. I don’t have time. But I just had to write. The last fortnight has been crazy. Between trying pack, renovate, run a business, run a household, organizing for upcoming dance comps, dealing with…

life | Personal Musings

The time I beat my introvert

March is rather hectic. There are 40ths to celebrate (including my own), my step-daughter turns 18, and then there’s Easter to contend with. For an introvert, the mere thought of this much social interaction sends one into a clammy sweat. I celebrated my own 40th (early) two weeks ago, in true introverted style. Just me…

life | Personal Musings

It’s all happening

Well, the past few weeks, months really, have been quite eventful. It all started when I spied an unusual home for sale in the local paper… you know what’s coming don’t you. Yep, we’re moving. We checked out the house, fell in love with the location, (2.4 acres on the creek in the middle of…