Browsing All posts tagged under »thoughts«

To Canberra, With Love.

March 11, 2013

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The BBC published an article last Saturday, a week ahead of Canberra's official centenary ; Canberra - Deathly Dull at 100 which has disturbed many a Canberrans. We love our city, how dare someone refer to it as "devoid of soul" . The writer is grossly mistaken because our Canberra is all about soul, thank you very much.

Happy Birthday Mumchic.

March 1, 2013

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Sisters are amazing. I don't talk much about mine here on Mumchic but quite honestly, I would be lost without her. She is my biggest and most honest reality check.

A Courageous Path.

February 21, 2013

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To map out a course of action and follow it to an end requires some of the same courage that a soldier needs.

What Happens When You Look Fear In The Face?

January 8, 2013

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  You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. -Eleanor Roosevelt Image Credit : Fabulous Son 2 Location : Cockington Green Gardens, Canberra Link up : Linking up with Twinkle In The Eye Blog for Wordless Wednesday

Do You Ever Sneak Chocolate?

January 4, 2013

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This moment and and every delicious morsel in it is mine.

Top 10 Annual Promises To Self – Made To Be Broken {Mostly}

January 1, 2013

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2012, it has been a journey indeed. 2013 , it's time to shine!

The Day The World Didn’t End.

December 23, 2012

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Putting the Mayans and their miscalculations aside for a bit, the whole end of the world shebang gave people a reason to host end of the world parties, get married, make babies even!

A New Day.

December 17, 2012

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Let the sun rise on inspired optimism; let it set on humbled gratitude. – Grady L Crosslin Have a wonderful, positive and inspired week ahead. Sabeen Image Credit : http://dailypositivequotes.com/quotes/renew-yourself-today-is-a-new-day

You know you love your children unconditionally when….

December 1, 2012

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It breaks my heart each time I have to let them go. It has been two years, it is never easy. I can only imagine how they must feel, split between two homes.

A reminder.

November 28, 2012

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  A little bit of inward reflection and an important reminder for all of you out there :) The high of creating something all on your own from scratch is incomparable. To have a dream and then have the courage to pursue it against all odds, it takes a special kind of person. A lot […]

You Are Amazing.

September 24, 2012

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Today, I would like to stop for a minute, step back and breathe in all that transpires around me. I am in the midst of moving house, a single parent, an almost full time accountant and I can pull off the odd piece of writing here and there. In my busy life, I don’t get […]

Swearing Around Your Children. How Much Is Too Much?

September 3, 2012

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Last Friday morning I caught a bus with an angry, frustrated and quite miserable looking thirty-something mother of two boys who might just be about the same age as the Fab 2. As we boarded the bus, the mother quite publicly and might I say rather untastefully shared her opinion about the bus driver with […]

Words To Live By.

August 29, 2012

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Show class, have pride, and display character. If you do, winning takes care of itself. – Paul Bryant Coming up this week, lots of inspiration, my beautiful friend and life coach, Lucy Curtis returns to Mumchic to speak to us about the art of living simply with some fantastic tips on being organised  I am finally […]

Guest Blog – Our Lonely Basket For All The World To See – Tale Of Parental Shame By Kate Dzienis

August 5, 2012

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As some of you may be aware, I am currently overseas and inviting guest bloggers to come over to Mumchic and share some of their wonderful words with us. I hope that you all thoroughly enjoyed the lovely  Lucy Curtis’ blog on Life As A Work Of Art the other day. Lucy, we loved having you, […]