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Open Letter to Prime Minister Gillard

The other night a tweet popped up in my timeline that made my heart hurt.  I could feel the desperation, the annoyance, the helplessness in only 140 characters. A person I follow shared that their family member was experiencing a psychotic episode but the psychiatric team responsible for their care could not see the family … Continue reading

But its who I am………..

I am struggling at the moment.  First world problem. Nothing devastating but something that is making me uncomfortable. How do you identify yourself? Your occupation; your role as a mother, father, sister, brother, son, daughter, grandmother or grandfather; your hobby; or your likes and dislikes? You see I am a psychologist and I am mighty … Continue reading

Meat and Three Veg? Ah thats a No!

Yes I am over it! I’m sick of it and I think it’s finally got to the point that I can’t ignore it anymore.  I’m thinking it’s the universe pushing me forward. I always get these types of issues where I sit on them for awhile and think – no it’s too much hassle to … Continue reading

Im not your enabler….

So today Mr P and I had a bit of a barney (technical term of course).  I know everyone has these, sorry just us (tongue in cheek) but what was interesting today is that I both think we had a revelation.  You see today’s argument wasn’t anything personal and we both knew that. What was … Continue reading

My second personality- Its more than a game

Its life or death, its what it all comes down to, nothing has been more important than this… Alright well maybe thats taking it a bit far!  On the eve of the biggest game of the season to date for my football club, I decided to write about the rearing of my second personality. This … Continue reading

Neigh Neigh…….Take the blinkers off!

Don’t get me wrong I love being a mum.  My 3 little people make my day. I learn so much from them and I learn so much about myself just caring for them and attending to their daily needs.  Herein lies the problem.  When I am at home looking after my offspring they slowly creep … Continue reading

Mantra- Let your Light Shine!

I love love love this excerpt. Nelson Mandela quoted this in his freedom speech. Marianne Williamson has a way with words. Let Your Light Shine Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us. … Continue reading

Im Back! Same But Different

So I am Back. New Blog: New Me. Well lets hope!  Unlike my last blog (www.ostarahealth.blogspot.com) which I tried to focus upon work and business, this blog is a no holds barred (well I’ll try!) look at thoughts that pop into my mind.  Ive laid them out for you to discuss with me. You know … Continue reading

Moon Cycle

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