The children! Think of the CHILDREN!!!” I heard my brain screech. As I observed the literal fallout after pulling on my bathers for the first time since the previous summer, I knew I had to do something. Something dramatic. Something I’d avoided my entire adult life. I’d always been a shaver kind of girl.… Continue reading I Had My First Bikini Waxing at 45.
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Copy by Melanie Bateson I think it’s fair to say that the school year that was 2020 was not what anybody had planned. Or expected. The very IDEA that our modern society could be locked down due to the rapid spread of a virus that had the potential to prove fatal was laughable. People not… Continue reading Time Capsule Piece – St Thomas More, Belgrave
I was just let go from my third job this year, and I have to tell you, this one bloody hurt. Way back in March, when all was well in our world and we didn't know what we didn't know was coming, I got myself a fairly grouse office job, thanks to a family friend… Continue reading How to cope with rejection – 2020 Style
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I Called My Child A Douche Canoe, And I’m Not SorryStay On Your Screen For As Long As You Like, So I Can Have Some Time To My Bloody SelfHow To Raise Your Child To Comply With You, But Not Peer PressureHow To Utilise Disciplinary Concepts From The 1980’s in the 2020’s & Avoid Criminal… Continue reading 5 Parenting Book Titles That You Are Highly Unlikely To See In Print
Look, I’m not going to patronise you by crapping on about what a privilege it was to hang out at Southern Autistic School for two days. You’re there every day. The last thing anyone needs is some bird with pretty much neurotypical kids (aside from a couple of dyslexics, here and there), patronising you. I have… Continue reading ASD World – Extended Edit
With great curiosity and if I’m honest, a wee bit of trepidation, I got as close to living in ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder) World as my life allows this week. Two days as a fly on the wall at Southern Autistic School (SAS) in Bentleigh East. The facility runs the gamut from Early Education Program… Continue reading ASD World
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*TRIGGER WARNING - ARTICLE DISCUSSES SUICIDAL THOUGHTS AND MENTAL HEALTH I was deeply emotionally effected by the news of Danny Frawley's death, recently. I don't go for St Kilda or Richmond, I didn't even KNOW he had a media career, I have no knowledge of him personally. Yet, when The Groom called me to say… Continue reading When The Black Covers The Grey