Apparently most people pick the poo. Having recently stepped into the parenting world, means that I have also become that lady with a pram. ‘Sorry’, ‘excuse me’, ‘could you please just move your chair over a little bit so I … Continue reading
Category Archives: reflection
Why adults should read more children’s books.
Last year I made a resolution that I would only read books in Spanish. I had just moved to Mexico and was determined to perfect the Spanish language. The goal of only reading Spanish books was a big one, but … Continue reading
The sense of life and death in Mexico
Yesterday I was walking past a news stand in Mexico City. The type that has the front covers of the days newspapers out on show for you to peruse as you pass by. One headline was about a man that … Continue reading
Making friends as an adult.
When you are a kid you pretty much look at someone, throw them the ball and you are friends. Its a done deal. Another little person has entered your life who you can laugh with, play with and cry with. The process of forming relationships is simple and easy. … Continue reading
Bringing back self-responsibility.
I remember the first time I went to Thailand, back in 2003, I was chatting with a Thai man, and when I said I was from Australia the first thing he said to me was ‘ all I know about … Continue reading