As I write to you from lockdown, we await the January 2nd announcement and watch the local health news. We are all missing the feelings of safety we had started to take for granted. Congratulations everyone for taking our lockdown so seriously and helping keep our community safe.
Homemade gifts always come with love don’t they? Fragrant and practical, create different sachets for good sleep, a moth detergent wardrobe or a Christmas theme.
December is such an interesting time. Here on the northern beaches we can feel a natural internal split – The need to be still, to feel free, while at the same time wanting to be out enjoying the summer weather and longer days.
It began with the need to know what was happening with the virus near me and around the world. I got into that terrible iPad habit of checking the news every single bedtime. Bedtime didn’t feel like bedtime til I got my news ‘fix’.
Freud asked this. Our men, sometimes exasperated, ask this. Often we know what we need, sometimes we might be unsure. Being completely honest I am too naturally impatient to enjoy most poetry. But I did love this piece by Glennon Doyle, a woman with a pretty interesting life story. Its totally works for you blokes too
Check out this recipe that is fun to do with the kids and is perfect for our new spring weather!
It has fruit sugars and just a touch of maple syrup but the oats stabilise everything.
t’s fascinating how 2020 has brought us together. I witness our collective mood changes. Like a slow moving wave, our mood rises and falls together. I watch as events wash through us and we lift and lower in unison. And yet I notice how we seem to be taken care of. I love abundance…
Oh Joy! I had the pleasure of participating in Vanessa’s Sunday afternoon yin yesterday. Her heavenly pronouncements wafted over me. It was delightful. In my bliss state something really resonated. She asked us to think of five things we were grateful for.
To those few who felt the need to apologise for not seeing us online. Don’t! Live streaming is just not for every situation. Home schooling a kindy kid in a three bedroom apartment is not going to be conducive to a live stream. And I know more than one of you had a pet squeeze you off your mat.