Truthful Tales of a First Trimester

In the years before I became pregnant I began to develop an ideal of what my pregnancy would be like. In effect, I worked to strike up what I thought was some sort of bargain with the Universe.“Okay, so I’m not getting pregnant right away and it appears that things are going to take longer ...

What’s in a Tim Tam?

Ahhhh…Tim Tams! The great Australian and ultimate creamy, decadent, crunchy, finger lickin’ good, wafer and milk chocolate biscuit. I used to love them. Back in the day when I’d devour anything and everything within a morning tea spread on the staffroom table, I couldn’t go past the Tim Tams.As a young kid they were rare in ...

Transition

Dearest Otherwiseliving-ites!It has been quite some time between posts…I do apologise.For the past few months I’ve been transitioning from my old skin, my old life, to the new.Twelve years as a full time primary school teacher (with a one year break to travel very early on in my teaching career) is, I feel, a significant ...

Cycles ~ Rhythms ~ Seasons ~ Patterns

Universally;Collectively;Globally;Locally and on an Individual Soul Level; we experience these.We ARE these.Yet, too often (in our outcome driven modern world especially) we fall prey to the constant outside pressure to remain the same; to continue at the same pace, with the same smile, the same energy levels, the same motivation.Simultaneously, we work fervently; so busy ...