I have always wanted to see whales close up. Whenever I was in a coastal whale area, I would strain my eyes out to sea; I would look for t..
Ip Man was a Wing Chun martial arts grandmaster, the teacher of Bruce Lee; full of grace, poise, fortitude, and honour. He reminds me a lo..
As I sat and watched the bright lights and fanfare of the Olympics Opening Ceremony, Woolworths interrupted my viewing with an advert prom..
A few weeks ago, I was driving off for a mini-break and was feeling rather content with my lot. In my relaxed state, I decided to don a pr..
I’ve been loving unpacking my new place. It is so exciting, not only having the boxes to unpack, but the environment to explore, and sett..
Coffee has been a mainstay in my life since I met and married my Italian-English husband fifteen years back.
His family were cranking o..
Last weekend, I went roller-skating.
I love roller-skating for many different reasons. This time, though, I experienced the most joy wh..
Waiting is an ongoing experience evoking a plethora of emotions.
Sometimes you can be waiting for something that seems to be an eternit..
(Sarah Oliva taught at The Big Table Carlisle from Matthew 5: 21-26 – the passage where Jesus teaches about law-keeping as it relates to m..