posts from category: inspiration

Alyssa’s Dream

In the midst of a crisis, we often meet inspirational people… today’s story is one of those… I don’t remember the first time I met her.  Sometime soon after my eldest son’s admission to the Royal Childrens Hospital in Brisbane… … Keep Reading…

How to mix a family…

Take: 2 Adults (okay, for the purpose of this post, we are going to pretend we are… right?  RIGHT. ) with 4 children each… 6 Boys (various ages, sizes and attitudes) 2 young ladies (as above… *sigh*) Add: As much … Keep Reading…

school holidays…

Statement: “Please try and get along.” Responses *all at once*: Miss 11: We are! Master 10: This isn’t fighting. Master 8: Oh. Master 7: Heeeeyyyyaaaah!! Master 6: *dramatically throws himself on the ground howling* Statement: “Put your clothes away.” Responses … Keep Reading…