it's all about me · remembering / musing

Where there’s a will …

NB: This is sponsored content. For a variety of reasons, people might feel they have not been reasonably provided for when someone dies, whether it’s a family member or someone who they share a close relationship with. If that’s you and you have no legal background, chances are you’ll have no idea where to begin… Continue reading Where there’s a will …

it's all about me · out and about

Client meetings at the midlife

“Good morning. I have an eleven o’clock with Ronan.” “Ronan’s on a Skype call for another fifteen. Can you take a seat?” she purrs at me, pushing a visitor pass and clipboard across the shiny white desk. “Sure.” Fuck. I should have insisted on Skyping. From my office cocoon. With poor light. In my PJs.… Continue reading Client meetings at the midlife

it's all about me

The fifty-something dagwood (and the changing shape of families)

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post. Being fifty-something, I read plenty about baby boomers being the “sandwich” generation, sandwiched between stay-at-home adult children and caring for long-lived, elderly parents. I think, there are more dimensions to the midlife meal than that. Many more. It’s a multi-layered “dagwood” sandwich that caters for modern-day appetites. For example, we’ve… Continue reading The fifty-something dagwood (and the changing shape of families)

downsizing

Adventures into subdivision #2

Today, I’ve been contemplating our beautiful silver birch trees in the midst of their autumn splendour. Will this be their last autumn? Downsizing is all about letting things go. If we go ahead with our smaller footprint plans, our trees will have to go to make way for a new build in our backyard. And where the f!@k… Continue reading Adventures into subdivision #2

health matters · product reviews

Skin Cancer Early Detection Tool + a little giveaway

Disclaimer: Skin Patrol provided free product for review and giveaway. G I V E A W A Y   N O W   C L O S E D: Winners have been notified and will be announced shortly. 🙂 ********* THE WINNERS ARE: Jacky (Queensland) and Ruth (Tasmania). Congratulations … your prizes are on the… Continue reading Skin Cancer Early Detection Tool + a little giveaway