The greatest hits

It's perhaps appropriate that, on a day where I'm sitting down with ABC Perth's Gillian O’Shaughnessy to chat about this blog, I saw a post from Smaggle reminding bloggers that some of your very best stuff gets buried pretty quickly when you've been blogging for near on four years (as I have). So Continue Reading

Some hard hitting questions for you all

I was flicking through one of the weekend liftouts here in Perth last week and came across one of those little ‘5 questions with …’ type things. And it occurred to me that they presented a fun opportunity for you guys to get to know me and my fellow Weekend Rewind hosts better … and for us to find Continue Reading

The hardest person to say no to

A few months ago the lovely Brooke McAlary interviewed me. She very kindly sent through her questions ahead of time (because I don't like thinking on my feet) and I got busy preparing some answers. One of her questions was: If you were starting over today, what would be the first thing you would Continue Reading

How to be curious

If you’ve been reading this blog for a while, you’ll know I’m a fan of the pursuit of ‘interesting’ as opposed to the pursuit of ‘happiness’. That’s mainly because it’s hard to be happy all the time. If we pursue happiness and find ourselves ‘unhappy’, we can feel like we’ve 'failed'. But Continue Reading

How to be kind to yourself

Yesterday, I spent the entirety of a 30 minute run composing a succession of clever, point-scoring comebacks in reply to someone who’d written something snarky to me. I have to admit, despite it being a ‘bad energy’ thing I don’t generally indulge in, it was fun being able to ‘say’ all the things Continue Reading