Tasmania… for the second time

In January this year, my fiancé (then boyfriend) and I spent almost a week in Tasmania.  But I only just uploaded the photos from my DSLR onto my computer (that is, in September!) and now I can hardly remember all the places we went to! So much has happened since that trip… But looking at […]

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‘A Hundred Small Lessons’ by Ashley Hay

‘A Hundred Small Lessons’ tells the stories of the inhabitants of a house in Brisbane, both past and present.  The previous owner, Elsie, is an old lady who has a fall and is forced to leave her home of 62 years to a retirement village. The new owners are Lucy and Ben and their one-year-old […]

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Life lately…

I don’t know about you, but the first three months of this year have whirled past so quickly! My mindfulness and meditation practice has kept me sane as I dealt with insurance claims, celebrating our engagement, wedding planning and working hard at the office amongst many other things.  Most of these events have been wonderful […]

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Brunch at Tonic Lane, Neutral Bay

I tried the brunch at Tonic Lane for the first time with my lovely friend Miss M in August last year.  We had planned to meet at Wild Basket (another café close by) but it was closed, so Miss M suggested Tonic Lane.  Of course, I didn’t take any photos that time because I was […]

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‘Meet Me at the Cupcake Cafe’ by Jenny Colgan

I first read ‘Meet Me at the Cupcake Cafe’ by Jenny Colgan just after I turned 26 years old.  It was a beautiful gift from a lovely, thoughtful friend whom I had only met months earlier.  I was living in Hong Kong at the time and (sadly) not loving it.  I was at a point in […]

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