Smile! {Project Live Life 2}

Just recently my four-year-old came up to me and, apropos of nothing, said in a very serious tone of voice: 'Mummy, do you know that when you smile at someone, they can't help but smile back at you? Isn't that cool?' Ohmigosh I just wanted to take him in my arms and squish him for being so bloody Continue Reading

Embrace Joy {Project Live Life 1}

I was sitting in my study, looking out the window as my husband blew bubbles for our (then) two year old son. As the translucent orbs filled the air J ran through them with glee, giggling manically - both at the ones that popped in his face, and the ones that escaped him, carried on the breeze just Continue Reading

Project Live Life

Last week my friend Stace mentioned on Facebook that she was in an ‘existential musing phase’ and by George, I knew exactly what she was talking about. I’ve been experiencing much the same myself. Illness (in the form of depression and cancer) is deeply affecting the lives of those close to Continue Reading