Yes or No … Same Sex Marriage

So during September and October 2017 the Australian people have an opportunity to participate in a non-compulsory survey on marriage in Australia, specifically whether the law should be changed to allow same-sex couples to marry under federal legislation. Since the survey was announced, there has been an astounding amount of misinformation, fear-mongering, and deliberate redirecting […]

A year of ‘lasts’…

  “A ship is safe in harbour, but that’s not what ships are for.” -William Shedd   This year will be a year of ‘lasts’…. Today was the first of them: last ‘first day of school’. When you have a child, it’s always ‘firsts’: first solid food; first smile; first word; first step; first day […]

Thoughts for my Daughter

For my daughter… helping to guide a teen through the rough waters of friendship-building. I will be here as long as possible to teach and guide you. But I am also an empath and feel how your actions affect others. I support you, and YOUR welfare is my main reason for being. But I have […]