How to stop men killing their wives

Jesus the headline!!!! 🤬 This was the headline of a recent SMH article about the recent murder of a woman and her three children in Queensland by her estranged partner who then killed himself. In the wake of this latest shocking incidence of family violence in Australia, the chief executive of the Australian National Research […]

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 […]