Tag Archives: flower

Flower Crowns

My parents used to say I had ants in my pants. I suppose I still do- constantly on the move, always a little bit restless, and stuffing my life full to the brim. It suits the life I’ve carved out for myself, but have the tendency to over-do it, and when I crash, I’m usually completely down for the count.

Read more…

La Vie En Rose

Have you ever translated the lyrics to Edith Piaf’s signature song “La Vie En Rose”? The French on its own is remarkably romantic, but what really makes you melt is understanding exactly what that earthy voice of hers is saying. Not only does it convey the feelings soft happiness and giddy optimism, this song (popularised in 1946) found appeal with those who had survived the difficulties of wartime and were finding happiness in new beginnings. Miss Piaf summed up that hope and love with the colour pink.

Read more…

Petal Pink

I am finally on holidays, and even better, I am now at home with my family. It’s so wonderful to be able to just relax and take a load off and if I want to go for a drive, explore somewhere new and take my time doing it, I can. On my last day on the Gold Coast, Chelsey and I did exactly that and took a little trip up to Mount Tamborine, which has always been one of my favourite places.

Read more…