Tag Archives: word nerd

What is qwerty tummy and Social Notworking? – find out here

If you love creative new words to describe things you can check out one of my favourite sites Word Spy. I have nothing to do with the site apart from being a big fan. I love the wit – and … Continue reading

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Why girls enjoy a good crafternoon

Just caught up with a dear friend in Sydney and she had me in stitches – telling me about one of her latest joys – a crafternoon. Apparently, a flamboyant and creative musician used this title to describe an afternoon of craft. In this case … Continue reading

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Persuasion and Spin tips – lessons you can learn from the Queensland Budget

OK this post is more serious than sweet – more salt than sugar –  my more analytical rather than arty side – but this week as I hear all the Budget news, I’m in a more serious headspace.  Been glued … Continue reading

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My comeback to my son’s STAR WARS “complinsult” (a compliment with an insult sting in the tail)

Yesterday day my son Orlando made me feel so proud when he gave me the ultimate compliment for a dad who loves Star Wars. He described me as half-Yoda half-Han Solo! He then  gives a cheeky smile and adds…”half as … Continue reading

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