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Our children are not a burden

Today I cried down the phone as I was told my son had made it to the top of a wait list for early intervention support. I called my husband and loved hearing how happy he was –… Read More

Sponsored attempts at adulthood

Quite often, around 2am usually, I think to myself “I really need to grow up”. At various points of my life I’ve basically thought – Am I an adult yet? I mean I’m 32. With two kids. So… Read More

Manaaki Day

Hello – As some of you know, my son Eddie has been working on an idea since his last “Wish Day”. On Wish Day you helped him raise almost $8k for Wellington Children’s Hospital. At the beginning of… Read More

This post is about menstruation

So periods aye. Tampons. Pads. Menstrual cups.

Rants in the Dark: The Play is NEXT WEEK!

Rants in the Dark The Play is NEXT WEEK OMG OMG   I have a double pass for you thanks to Circa Theatre and Good Times Company!   You can come on Tuesday or Wednesday or Thursday night… Read More

Jeremy Wade

Jeremy Wade has climbed onto the back of a tiger shark. Jeremy Wade is not just fucking with this tiger shark. He would never do that. Jeremy Wade has a deep respect for sharks. For all underwater animals…. Read More

Why y’all need to discover the joy that is just getting your hair did at home

The other week I was just sitting there like what am I going to do with my damn hair. I love going to the salon but I can’t find the time. If I go out during the day… Read More

I will not let you hurt them

I wonder if it was when I was pregnant that my heart started moving. It left the safety of my rib cage and began its journey out of my body and into the world. It rested on my… Read More

A comprehensive review of Deadpool 2

So as you know (maybe) I’ve been sick so I meant to see this a fortnight ago but didn’t because I chose bed. So this is a very late review. But I figure nobody is making choices about… Read More

“What is your real name” and all of your other questions somewhat answered

I get many, many emails. And y’all are not shy about asking me some personal as questions. So I’ve been saving them up for a blog post. Here they are. Enjoy (or don’t – it’s a free world apparently)…. Read More