A neighbour and dear friend of ours chose to end his life last week. It has left everyone in our close knit street absolutely shocked. This guy was 40 years old, a doting father to an 8yo son, and had a fiance. He was the life of the street, a joker, caring, funny, supportive, mentoring, … More Suicide
Not sure if I’ve ever mentioned this on my blog, but I’m a carer to my husband. He has a plethora of health problems, he suffers from schizophrenia, bipolar, and anxiety which is usually well controlled with medication, he has heart issues, and heading to have an angiogram and possible stents in Melbourne (160km away) … More Lies, deception and the mentally ill.
Last Will and Testament. The importance of a Will can not be understated. It is one of THE most important things you need to do as an adult. When you discuss this with your solicitor, please make sure it’s completed properly, please make sure all of your assets are listed, and your wishes for those … More The importance of your Last Will and Testament
Yesterday I lost a very dear friend. This woman was friends with my mum and from the day I was born she had an influencing guide on my life. Yesterday she passed away. This woman that was a 2nd mum to me died. Quietly and peacefully. And. It. Hurts. It hurts more than I can … More Death hurts.
The country was rocked this week at a story that was close to my heart. A young boy, Luke Batty, wanting 5 more minutes of special fun, playing cricket with his Dad. Just 5 more special minutes with a person who loved him. A person who cared for him, and should be his protector and … More Tragedy, murder and compassion