What are you noticing around you?  Do you like monarch butterflies?  Have you noticed that there's not that many around as there used to be?  I have ... we got four fully mature, large,luscious, foliage-abundant swan plants courtesy of a friend.  Despite my lack of gardening prowess, these have grown nearly taller than me, with very little TLC involved.  

Warning:  There are several new words in this article which have not been approved by any formal authority.  Refer to the glossary at the end if you're unsure ...     

Thursday, 17 January 2019 - 8:54am

How did your first day back at work go? 

Today is officially my first day back at my desk and I’m on a mission this year.  2018 threw us a few challenges due to a couple of unexpected events and I knew I was allowing them to consume far too much of my head space, yet I still held a belief that they’d impacted on the entire year.  And guess what?  They did.  Lesson for moi … be careful what you wish for!

Monday, 14 January 2019 - 10:39am