If you can’t take the heat…

It seems appropriate – at least in my case – that so many sayings related to getting in trouble revolve around food. And it seems that, at one time or another, I’ve served up all of them. Glutton for punishment: Just like a mother’s post-birth amnesia about the pain of labour, I’ve had many a … Continue reading


A Piece of Cake

Question: When is a piece of cake NOT a piece of cake? Answer: When it involves the Australian Women’s Weekly Children’s Birthday Cake book. I was thrown into part-time parenthood seven years ago when I married my husband and scored myself an instant family in the form of Rick’s beautiful four-year-old son Jacob. As the … Continue reading