An Attempt To Love Myself As Much As I Love My Dogs

A new year tends to bring huge goals and ridiculous expectations. I'm guilty of the whole #newyearnewme crap and I can honestly say I've gotten to the 3rd week of January on most occasions and fallen off the wagon completely. By wagon I mean truck, and by truck I mean I plummeted from a plane.…


Being an adult isn’t all about full wine glasses and pretty cakes

Happy Birthday to me! 100 bucks says I have a glass of wine in my hand and I'm eating cheese. Adult life, eh? I'm 28 years old today  and you know what? For the first time in my life, I feel old. I know, I'm not. I'm not even 30. I've barely hit a milestone.… Continue reading Being an adult isn’t all about full wine glasses and pretty cakes

When Life Gives You Lemons

Honestly, the sayings true – everything comes in waves. HUGE TIDAL WAVES.  You get a huge dental bill, then your dog does too, then your partner says his teeth hurt too, you have events to financially commit to, you drop your iPhone on a concrete floor, stuff breaks in your house, but you own it… Continue reading When Life Gives You Lemons

NZFS – Made from Remains – My Story

The New Zealand Fire Service are collecting ashes from real house fires, and have been using them in different ways to try and connect with kiwis about the devastating effects fire can have on people. They're calling it "Made from Remains" Where do I fit into this? Well, I was in a fire but my house… Continue reading NZFS – Made from Remains – My Story