Independence Day

We are all connected here, intimately. We are a community, diverse yet similar on so many levels. We are the underdog that rises triumphant, time and again. We are temperate and volatile, and sit waiting the next shake-up, as we are perched precariously on the ring of fire. We are humble, we are brave, we are loud, we are quiet, we are busy, we are calm, we are beaches and bush and bathed in brilliant golden sunshine. … More Independence Day

Making Excuses – Damned if you do, damned if you don’t – but why not do it anyway?

We’ve recently had a formidable run of big decisions, big opportunities, and big mistakes. Grumpy and I had a conversation that has been echoing around since we had it a few weeks ago went a little something like this: Dee: “Okay, so basically, we’re damned if we do, and we’re damned if we don’t. No … More Making Excuses – Damned if you do, damned if you don’t – but why not do it anyway?

Attempting to Unravel the Truth About Beauty – Part Two

Beauty – Part Two The human race’s obsession with attractiveness is probably, in essence, quite innocent.  Displaying and acknowledging attractiveness can be argued to be a perfectly reasonable evolutionary mechanism employed by most (if not all) people to help determine health and vitality.  We’re naturally drawn to attractive people as it is generally synonymous with … More Attempting to Unravel the Truth About Beauty – Part Two