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Entries from September 2005

Rain, wonderful rain

September 30th, 2005 · 2 Comments

We have just had a storm here.  A gorgeous thunder and lightening tropical storm.  I could feel it building all day.  The humidity and pressure have been high – building all week.  Here in Brisbane we are in the middle of a drought.  Our dams and water supply have dropped below 35% capacity this week [...]

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Space versus Time… What is it you REALLY want more of?

September 27th, 2005 · 3 Comments

Had an interesting conversation with a couple of friends the other day about what was going on in our lives. I was saying it was wonderful to have the house to myself again now the children have gone back to school… not that I dont enjoy having my children around, it’s just that I didnt [...]

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Act as if…

September 24th, 2005 · No Comments

Is there something you really, really, really want?  I mean, Really? Are you prepared to do anything to get it?  Have you tried all the affirmations and visualisations and positive thinking stuff? But you’re still stuck in that ‘wanting’ stage – not actually ‘getting’?? Hmm – seems to be a common problem. We want to [...]

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Watch out for the sun

September 24th, 2005 · No Comments

Spring is definitely here with a bang this week in sunny Queensland.  And yesterday, being the final week day of the school holidays, G and I took the boys to the beach.  Teenboy wanted to have another surfing lesson to build on his budding skill, and master 7 loves to jump the waves and bop [...]

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Tags: Getting on My Soapbox

Blogging keeps Mums from feeling so isolated

September 23rd, 2005 · No Comments

Alright, I know I have something to say about Mothers and Blogs and stuff here today.  I’m not exactly sure where I am going, so please stick around and we’ll find out together. Mothers with young children can feel quite isolated.  Heck, I know how isolated I felt after I had had my eldest, all [...]

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Tags: Why Did I Have Children?

Back to the Dinner Table…

September 21st, 2005 · No Comments

Teenagers who reported eating two or fewer dinners a week with family members were more than one and a half times as likely to smoke, drink or use illegal substances than were teenagers who had five to seven dinners. (National Centre on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University). How’s that for scary? None of [...]

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Tags: Why Did I Have Children?

What If … #7

September 17th, 2005 · No Comments

What if we dreamed of what can be, instead of worrying about what may never be?

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Cool things… check your personality

September 15th, 2005 · No Comments

Doing a little ‘blog surfing’ around the traps this afternoon, and found the World’s Shortest Personality Test, thanks to Atypical Female.  So, of course I had to check it out.  And here is how it categorised my personality – what do you recon – are they way off, or startling correct??    You are dreamy, [...]

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Super Heros Rule

September 14th, 2005 · No Comments

School holidays are in full swing here in our household, and the kids had an at-home day yesterday.  By the end of the day they had pretty much had enough of each others company. Over discussion at the dinner table, youngest son (all of 7) suddenly piped up, speaking about his 12 year old sister [...]

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Tags: Why Did I Have Children?

Mother and Daughter Connection

September 14th, 2005 · 1 Comment

As women, our relationship with our Mothers usually sets the stage for us, continuing to effect us throughout our entire lives.  And if we have a strong, open and loving relationship with our mother, then we are truly blessed. Often, though, there are things unsaid – words that could bring us closer to our mother [...]

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