To Edinburgh And Beyond

To Edinburgh And Beyond What an AMAZING experience that was !!! A month ago my daughter and I went overseas together to perform at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2018.  I wrote about the lead up to this event in another blog post - Soldiers and Saxophones. We got back...

Calming Your Cashflow

Calming Your Cash Flow. For some, money can be a source of stress - no matter how much money they may or may not have. Stress can be brought on by worrying about money – paying bills, buying shoes and school books for the kids, where is it coming from, why does it...

Soldiers and Saxophones

Soldiers and Saxophones As this blog post is published, I will be on a plane and on my way to perform at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, in Scotland, United Kingdom. This is actually a dream come true for me.  It is going to be HEAPS of fun 🙂 I am also lucky enough...

Stressful Parenting

Stressful Parenting. And the art of not doing stupid stuff.   The problem with becoming a parent is that there is no instruction manual. It has been said that you need a license to drive a car, but any fool can become a parent. There is, however, plenty of...

Saxophone Lessons

Saxophone Lessons Since I left my job in Corporate Australia, I have been concentrating on giving saxophone lessons. These have been with private one-on-one students of all ages.  I've been helping mostly beginners, but there have been a couple of surprisingly...

Meditation Humour

Meditation Humour Ok. So, it's coming up to the end of the school term.  Everyone in my family is exhausted.  We've been ridiculously busy.  We've been working hard, both individually and collectively. I've got the beginnings of a cold as well as a tired back - so I...

Midlife Career Change

Midlife Career Change I'm going through a midlife career change and enjoying it immensely. For those who have been following along at home, a while ago I wrote about my, at the time, potential Redundancy and the Art Of Not Giving a Rats. Redundancy has officially...

Relaxation Music and Darth Vader

Relaxation Music and Darth Vader I was browsing in a book store the other day. As I was feeling a bit down, I went to the “humour” section of the book store in the hope of having a quick laugh. I picked up a small book of simple one frame comic cartoons with witty...

Sore Back Summary

Sore Back Summary ....and I'm back ! Sore backs are not fun.  However, with a bit of effort from both a physical and mental perspective, you can eventually feel better.  At least my back is well and truly on the mend.  I am feeling a million percent better 🙂 After a...

Come Back Summary

Come Back Summary This blog is essentially divided into 4 main categories - one of which is where I am documenting my "Come Back" from injury efforts.  I've been down for the count with my Sore Back, but now I'm well and truly returning to the world and the land of...