A PUPdate and more

It’s March and a lot has happened in little Old Aotearoa New Zealand. For the last two years we had managed Covid 19 really well but with omicron it was almost too much to try and control so now it is here and we’re all tired and trying to figure out how to carry on…

A case of the puppy blues

I’ve been adjusting to life as a dog owner. I definitely had a case of the puppy blues – no matter how prepared you are to have a dog you cannot guess how you are going to react when you finally get the dog. In my case the puppy blues was more a mourning of…

NaNoWriMo 2018

How is it nearly November again? Seriously. I guess being a teacher means that time goes so much more quickly than I feel it has a right to. That being said, it’s heading into summer here in New Zealand which means it’s nearly the end of the year. And, more importantly, it’s nearly time for…

Things I Learned Yesterday…

I have a bucket list. In fact, I have several bucket lists scattered around on bits of papers and in half written journals. Doesn’t everyone? For the longest time my bucket list was pretty average. Go travelling, write a novel (I’m working on it) learn how to do a handstand (still working on that one…

31 Days of Horror, Bullet Journaling and Stuff

Admittedly 2016 has not been a good year for me. There have been highlights – most notably San Diego Comic Con – which was so awesome. There are words but none of them are intelligible at this present moment. But, generally, 2016 has been a ‘suckfest’ in numerous senses. I guess the gallbladder thing takes…

My gallbladder tried to kill me…

I have the best excuse for not updating… Previously I wrote about my hospital stay here.¬†This was back in April and I was popped on the waiting list for an elective laparoscopic¬†cholecystectomy which was supposed to be done in May … Fast forward to the end of May where I found myself back in hospital….

The One Where I Attempt to Justify My Absence…

::*::Dusts off the blog::*:: I do have the best intentions of keeping regular posts on this blog but have found myself rather busy over the last few weeks. This is actually a terrible excuse because I should take the time to blog regularly for many reasons. One of which is that it is a great…