A Joy-Filled Smile

A Joy-Filled Smile

My neighbour is a psychologist and I was recently chatting to her with my nine month old son.  She started engaging with Mitchell who responded with lots of smiles, as he does with any person interaction. She explained to me that there’s been studies done about people smiling. They’ve discovered that if you register someone…

Muddy Footprints

Muddy Footprints

The other night my husband came home late from work. The rest of the house were already in bed asleep, so he crept in quietly so no one would be woken. The next morning we got up and found muddy footprints all through the house. Let’s just say you didn’t have to be a CSI…

The Only Person Awake

The Only Person Awake

I got up super early this morning. The house was still all dark and cold when I rose from my bed. I moved around quietly, trying not to wake anyone else who was still sleeping. Any noise seemed to be amplified in the silence of the rest of the world. But my movements didn’t seem…

The Phone Didn’t Ring

The Phone Didn't Ring

A friend of mine, Andrew, recently wrote this on his birthday: The phone didn’t ring this morning. It’s not really all that often that the landline rings but today, normally, it would ring and it would be Mum. She’d call after 7am, not wanting to call too early, but before 7:30am so she could be…

What’s That Smell?

What's That Smell?

The last couple of times I walked past my kitchen I smelled something a little funny. And not funny ha ha! It actually smelled like fish, which is very unusual as I don’t like fish and it’s rarely in my kitchen. I thought I must have just been imagining it so let it go. But…

Be Excited For Me

Be Excited For Me

“Look at this, Cam!” I said excitedly to my husband and stood before him standing only on my left foot. He looked a little confused, waiting for something spectacular to happen after I’d interrupted his reading to get his attention. Realisation finally dawned. “Well done honey,” he said casually. Clearly not as excited as I…

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