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The clouds have cleared and the sun is shining.


Today marks one month since I changed my medication. I started Lovan on 17 August 2017, after a five day break of no medication between coming off of Mirtazapine cold-turkey. When I first started Lovan, I caught a cold and was a little worried as I initially thought I was having some reaction (itchy throat… Continue reading The clouds have cleared and the sun is shining.

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2017 reading journey

Winter Reading Challenge (Part 1)


Who would have thought that our year would be flying past so quickly? Here are the first four books which I read through this Winter! The Slap – Christos Tsiolkas (2008) Can a grown man slap another person’s small child? Across the face? At a BBQ? What if that child is threatening another child with… Continue reading Winter Reading Challenge (Part 1)

2017 reading journey

Autumn Reading Challenge (Part 3)


August I continued my reading challenge, here are the last four books I managed to squeeze in before the change of season - enjoy! Why we should go Vegan – Magnus Vinding (2014) As part of my reading challenge, I needed to find a book which would make me ‘smarter’. I only finished my degree… Continue reading Autumn Reading Challenge (Part 3)

2017 reading journey

Autumn Reading Challenge (Part 2)


The Summer Book – Tove Jansson (1972) I don’t know if irony is the right word for this, but the fact that my reading challenge suggested I read a book about summer in autumn was a little odd! I actually am not a huge fan of the summer, I live in Queensland, and it’s too… Continue reading Autumn Reading Challenge (Part 2)

2017 reading journey

Autumn Reading Challenge (Part 1)


During our Autumn, I managed to read through 12 books, so I was pretty proud with my efforts there! Here is a little review of the first four I read - enjoy! Behind Closed Doors – B.A. Paris (2016) Isn’t it funny the way we judge or make assumptions of strangers? Have you ever people-watched… Continue reading Autumn Reading Challenge (Part 1)

Health and Wellbeing (mental, physical, emotional & spiritual)

Gone but not forgotten <3


Today marks the tenth anniversary of our Father's death. It never gets any easier and to be honest, this anniversary (the lead up to it) has been terrible. As I've written over the past couple of weeks, I've been having a really awful time the past month. I have cried for the lost moments, the… Continue reading Gone but not forgotten ❤

2017 reading journey

Summer Reading Challenge


Summer Goodreads Reading Challenge At the start of the year I set myself a challenge to read 52 books in 52 weeks. I initially thought this would be easy, however – as the year has progressed and things have built-up, I’ve realised what a ridiculous idea this was! However, I have absolutely eaten up some… Continue reading Summer Reading Challenge