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Ending The Roach Party

My neighbour just been recounting the saga of the cockroach problem that’s been going down in her house. She was almost in tears of relief about finally getting it under control. Apparently, it had started on her back porch, and she hadn’t paid much attention, but pretty soon it had expanded into her kitchen. This …

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Toddler, jetlag and an indoor play center? Don’t knock it ‘til you try the coffee.

We’d been back from our holiday in Tuscany for only a few hours when it hit me.  I certainly didn’t think I’d end up at a Melbourne indoor party centre for active kids that morning, but I did. My toddler wouldn’t have jet lag, but I sure would. You know that feeling when you wake …

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My mate Lonnie the Legend

One of the coolest people I met when I studied dry needling in Christchurch was my mate Lonnie. He was  a physio already and was desperate to help his teenage daughter Sara manage her chronic pain. Lonnie didn’t talk about what happened to Sara much, but I knew that she’d had an accident and a …

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Sweet Jungle Dreams

For the past few months, right on waking up every morning, I’ve been wishing hard for a room with a view. It started just after I got back from South America, where I’d been sleeping in a gorgeous rooftop hammock under some insanely fragrant flowering vines (and a mosquito net, of course). By comparison, the …

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