Little Devotions, Little Reviews

How to Burn a Boiled Egg: ‘Small Great Things’

I heard about someone burning a boiled egg once. I laughed. I questioned how this was even possible. But no longer. I too can now lay claim to this incredible feat of ridiculousness. But, just to be clear, it wasn't my fault. No. Not this time. On this occasion, the blame lay squarely at the… Continue reading How to Burn a Boiled Egg: ‘Small Great Things’

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Little Devotions, Little Thoughts

Choices

'I can't quite believe we're back here again.' That's how I had intended to begin this post when I started planning it towards the end of last week. I didn't quite realise then the poignancy this line would hold. I'd been thinking about rushing headlong into (yet) another election. Not considering that we'd be, so painfully,… Continue reading Choices

Little Thoughts

A Journey of Discovery

The kids are running circles around me. Not in some metaphorical parent/child angst kind of way, but in a literal I'm sitting at the table with my coffee (decaf. Why you ask? Quite frankly, I don't quite know either!) and, they are chasing each other around the table and, therefore, me! Those ideas of chilled,… Continue reading A Journey of Discovery

Little Ideas, Little Makes, Little Thoughts

Wedding Joy

Me: Hi there. I'm here to set up for the wedding reception tonight. Hotel Staff: Are  you the DJ? Me: (Trying hard to keep a straight face) Eh, no... So, if I wasn't 'the DJ', then what was I? Well, that's kind of a tricky one. I'm not sure there's a noun for what I was, but… Continue reading Wedding Joy