Life

Life, Singleness

The nephew’s birthday


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It was my nephew’s birthday on Friday. I went around for dinner of his choice – dominoes pizza and star wars cake! I love that boy. Every time I arrive I hear “it’s Aunty Ali” being yelled and footsteps racing to the door, and it’s him and his younger sister pushing and shoving to give

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Faith, Life, Music, Singleness

A miscellaneous collection


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So, Synod (big work event) and Canberra Women’s Christian Convention (another big event I volunteer on the committee for) are over and I now have no excuses for not blogging. I have felt strangely like I was not altogether “coping” well for a good part of this year, or just not really on top of

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Life

In my day job


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I don’t often talk about work online, but allow me to indulge in a little show and tell. One of the things I have been doing since I changed roles at work has been working on updating our website (I think I mentioned this possibility about the time I created this new blog site). After

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Books, Crochet, Life

Wisps from the fog


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Two Plays The other week I went to two plays in one week (it never rains but it pours). Constellations, by British playright Nick Payne (he could be some long lost relative), was suitably entertaining. There were only two actors on stage, who repeated the same scenes over and over with slightly different outcomes. I

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Art, Life

Weekend fun and games


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So, last week saw me out Tuesday through to Friday night, then I had one house guest Friday night and another Saturday night. It’s all very good but leaves precious little time for thinking, reading, writing posts, staring into space … I have found myself ‘hanging’ of late, rather unexpectedly, with a bunch of people

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