Happy Heavenly birthday, Mum

Me, Mum and Dad at my Masters degree graduation

Empty chairs, empty mailbox, empty heart, empty voicemail.

It’s been 5 years now since we lost you and it never seems to get easier. As the years go by I become less and less tolerant of complainers, of people who never seem satisfied with their life, their lot, their appearance, their fitness, whatever it is, they just aren’t satisfied.

I look around me. Life is tough, I often feel it’s unfair, but I’m alive to breathe another day. Sadly, you aren’t that lucky. Continue reading

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Snippets of Southland

Over the last month I have been a bit down and out. It has taken a while to get things straight in my head, get work under control and pain under control. For now, at least, I think I have it. For how long, who knows! Continue reading

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Lots has happened since my last update. I have a knee decision, a recruitment process to trawl through and yet another MRI. Continue reading

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Life is too short…

Back when I was at the top of my game..

To worry about whether you have time for that walk, time to do that job or make that healthy meal. Life is too short to worry about anything.

Life it far too short. Continue reading

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Podcast #11 BRRR winter has set in!

It has been a pretty chilly few weeks, yep, winter has truly set in, and a bit too early for my liking! Here’s the latest podcast of Mel’s weekly waffles!  Continue reading

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