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    Lately | July

    Making: Omelettes for breakfast (every day!). Cooking: for 15 for my belated birthday celebration. Drinking: Staminade. Reading: My Preppie’s ‘Look What I Can Do’ book. Wanting: time in my much-neglected garden. Looking: for the oft-lost…

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    Week 20 | Community

    A sense of belonging is a fundamental human need. The people & groups we choose to include in our lives has an enormous impact on how we see the world, how we behave and…

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    Week 19 | Routine

    In an increasingly secular society where many people have abandoned traditional forms of religion, we often find ourselves lacking purposeful practices or rituals that acknowledge & celebrate our personal experiences & shared humanity.  …

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    Lately | June

    Making: Mrs Mud earrings for some friends. Cooking: Slow-cooker spiced chicken meatballs. Drinking: champagne. So much to celebrate this month! Reading: ‘Enneagram Companions‘ by Suzanne Zuercher. A profound book on using the enneagram for…

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    Week 18 | Food

    It is often the simple things in life that we so easily overlook & forget to be thankful for. Like food, for example. How truly amazing is that we have such a wide range…

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    Lately | May

    Making: Kokedamas (the traditional Japanese art of making moss-ball plants). Cooking: Chicken Corn Chowder in the slow cooker. Drinking: Red wine. Reading: ‘A Hidden Wholeness: The Journey Toward an Undivided Life‘ by Parker J Palmer. Wanting: My…

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    Lately | April

    Making: Malteser slice for Easter gatherings with friends. Cooking: Chicken & chickpea curry. It’s a slow-cooker renaissance! Drinking: switched to red wine with the cooler weather. Reading: ‘The Beekeeper’s Secret’ by Josephine Moon for Book Club. My…

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    Week 14 | Family

    One of the most valuable gifts we receive from our family is the gift of relationship. It is through these precious bonds that we learn how to love, how to forgive, how to be…

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    Lately | March

    Making: a lovely bag of goodies as a lucky door prize for a special event. Cooking: Pea & Haloumi Fritters. Mmm… Drinking: Champagne to celebrate the end of deadline-season at work. Reading: ‘Under the Love Umbrella‘ –…

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    Lately | February

    Making: The Best (without a doubt) Detox Crockpot Lentil Soup by Pinch of Yum. Cooking: Bacon & Sweet Potato Slice. Even the kids will eat it!  Drinking: Sangria from the bar at the Mt Gravatt Marketta. Reading: Richard…