Women Aren’t Women Anymore

November 28, 2012

I could feel the hair stand up on the back of my neck as I read an article by Suzanne Venker about women’s war on men, published on the Fox News opinion blog.  Ms. Venker is convinced that women have gone about equality all wrong. We have emasculated men and now they won’t marry us.  […]

Read the full article →

In Canberra for #HumanBrochure 2012

October 26, 2012

It’s been a long day. We didn’t get to bed until nearly 1 and had to be up at 5 to finish packing and drive to Brisbane for our flight to Canberra. We had a few hours to wander on our own and we found a lovely cafe in Manuka near our hotel and had […]

Read the full article →

Human Brochure Canberra

October 25, 2012

John and I are leaving first thing in the morning for Canberra to take part in the 500 strong Human Brochure Campaign.  A while back the ACT Tourism office decided that inviting 500 people active in social media and blogging to visit Canberra for a weekend would do more than a huge advertising campaign.  They […]

Read the full article →

People Are Funny

October 25, 2012

Because of my blog at OrgasmicChef.com, my husband wrote a WordPress recipe plugin so that my blog could be nicely formatted and yet still give Mr. Google all the back-end bits and pieces that they require in order to give my recipes a photo and a rating and hopefully come up as relevant for the […]

Read the full article →

It’s Been a Good Month

October 23, 2012

I can’t think of too many times in my life that I’ve been able to say that. While I know I’m clever and can get a lot done without huge effort, I tend to talk down to myself through that little voice in my head. Over the past few weeks I’ve been working on that […]

Read the full article →

They’re Sorry

October 20, 2012

What a clever ad and one every woman (and probably every man) can relate to.

Read the full article →

Perseverance

October 19, 2012

If anyone ever asked me what the secret to success is, it would have to be perseverance.  I used to be a quitter.  yeah, that’s me with QUITTER written on my forehead when you look up failure.  I never failed as much as I just quit.  I figured quitting was less painful than failing because […]

Read the full article →

Drink More Water

October 18, 2012

Lots of it.  I have a history of getting so engrossed in what I’m doing that I forget to get up and get water or anything else.  You might call it a one-track mind but you might also call it forgetful.  Regardless what it is, I’m guilty of it in a big way.  I’ve been […]

Read the full article →

Life’s Not About Accumulating “Stuff”

October 17, 2012
Thumbnail image for Life’s Not About Accumulating “Stuff”

Back when we were flash with cash, buying things was a matter of getting in the car or going online and making the purchase.  No thought, no planning, no anticipation – I wanted it, I bought it.  Now don’t get me wrong, that WAS a lot of fun and there’s a lot to be said […]

Read the full article →

Cravings

October 16, 2012

Good lord you’d think I was pregnant with the cravings I’ve been having lately.  Like today – John asked what we were having for dinner and I gave a mental note of what we had in the freezer that I could magically thaw because I hadn’t given a moment’s notice to dinner planning.  Some days […]

Read the full article →