Melbourne Vixens meets The Bear & The Whale

I’m sure Wing Defence is an important position. Just that when I played junior netball it was where they put the uncoordinated girl that’s getting a game because they need her for numbers. How badly I wanted to be the pretty, fast little Centre. Or a goalie. Once I was named as Emergency (not even … Continue reading Melbourne Vixens meets The Bear & The Whale

Let us lay in the sun and count every beautiful thing we can see

I read that quote today. And that’s what I did. Actually I didn’t lay in the sun (who does nowadays?), but I thought about that quote as I drove into town and all of a sudden I saw how many shades of green make up the trees, how they differ in shapes and cast cool … Continue reading Let us lay in the sun and count every beautiful thing we can see

Photo shoot at the church

I was lucky enough to have one of my mobiles featured in a new magazine Little Locals - parenting in Central Victoria (find them on Facebook). Inspired by the photography on the front page and throughout, I dressed the girls in their jersey dresses and went down the road to the old church for a … Continue reading Photo shoot at the church

From ventilators to balloons

There are things to celebrate in a child’s life. Like all parents, we celebrated babies rolling over, taking first steps, speaking first words, and using manners for the first time without being prompted. This weekend we celebrated again. Elsie blew up her first balloon. And I cried. Watching your child learn something new is like … Continue reading From ventilators to balloons

Sneak peek in the lead up to The Square

I was so excited to see The Bear & The Whale featured in a sneak peek by the lovely and professional ladies (Belinda, Jodie and Bridget) in their lead up to The Square - Bendigo's Handmade Market: And now, my own sneak peek. Here's a pair of new pants that I'm looking forward to launching at The Square … Continue reading Sneak peek in the lead up to The Square