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Lu Lu Belle
Writing has been a love of mine for as long as I can remember. A great friend once left me with the words 'Write. And write well...' That is my ambition. I want to write, I even need to write and I hope to do it well.
Laughter is Contagious - This will make you laugh
I was away with a group of friends one weekend
Losing Dad - Part Four (Unreconciled)
We didn't make amends
Gay Pride & Prejudice
The news broke last night in Australia that the USA have declared equal marriage rights in all s...
Movies have the uncanny ability to uplift us and get the blood pumping
Why We Think More Clearly When Showering
Everything seems better after a shower, and it's not just because we feel all fresh and clean af...
TO CURE A BAD MOOD...YOUTUBE - A List Of Clips That Will Make You Laugh A Bit
When I'm feeling not so crash hot, a simple fix of Youtube clips always does the trick
I'll Admit I'm Wrong
We all want to be right, especially during an argument
How I Taught My Dog To Count
To get straight to the point, funnily enough I used Pavlov's Dog Experiment and 'Association' th...
Losing Dad - Part Three (A Brilliant Yet Troubled Man)
Yesterday marked two months since dad's passing
Losing Dad - Part Two
The 16th of June marks two months since dad passed
Losing Dad - Part One
In April of this year I lost my dad to Pancreatic Cancer
Taking A Walk On The Wilde Side
%%To live is the rarest thing in the world
Remembering Not To Leave Your Body Behind When You Feel Trapped In The Mind
When we worry about something I think we tend to stay up in our heads and forget about what's go...
The recent passing of TV personality Charlotte Dawson has sent out a ricochet of concern directe...
The alarm goes off at 6am, then 6
Today is Someone's Life Changing Day
Think of a day that you will never forget
Accepting Me Just As I Am - My Hands
This is the first part to the series of articles I will be doing in regard to %%accepting myself...
He Said, She Said - My Opinion on Opinions
Recently I made a statement via a status update on Facebook, which drew much attention and many ...
Accepting Me Just As I Am
I read somewhere that only 2 percent of women think they are beautiful, and 90 percent of women ...
If I Knew Then What I Know Now...
I'm sure we have all wondered at some stage what things would be like if we hadn't gone down a c...
Lani's Story by Lani Brennan - Book Review
This true account of one woman's journey from the clutches of addiction and domestic violence to...
The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom - Book Review
Mitch Albom takes you through heaven, as he relays the story of an old war veteran's journey to ...
How You See Things
The day may seem dreary, cold and wet, or you can consider it to be an opportunity to get cozy
Back To School For A Child With Type 1 Diabetes
On my daughters first day of kindergarten in 2011 I expected that she would be confident and exc...
You Snooze You Lose
I recently upgraded my iphone, and was pleasantly surprised to see that there was a new feature ...
Wanting It Bad Enough
Everyone loved the movie %%Rocky%%
Something To Look Forward To... Part 1
Recently a friend on Facebook did a status update announcing that she was beginning the year in ...
You Didn't Waste Your Time
Bad relationships you stayed passed the used by date in, jobs you've hated, in lines you waited,...
Shine Bright Like A Diamond
%%Diamond%% comes from from the ancient Greek word αδάμας – adá...
You Are Your Great Grandparents Memories
When I was eighteen I heard Edith Piaf for the first time
Australia Day vs Invasion Day - The Moral Debate
%%No Pride in Genocide%% were the words recently sprayed across a wall in bright orange paint al...
The Royal Treatment
Be the King or Queen of your castle
The Good With The Bad
We know that's it's hot because we've experienced the cold
Do Things Differently For A Day
Are you stuck in the rut of routine? Day in and day out everything seems to remain the same
Oysters not only hold the ability to produce pearls, but to change gender, depending on which wo...
What Other People Are Thinking Of You
When I was a lot younger than I am now, I used to worry about walking into a room filled with pe...
The Truth About Lies
I'm sure we could all own up to a lie or two, if not, you are most likely lying
Instant Mood Shifters
When I'm in a bad mood, I sometimes find it quite difficult to shift
Phone Memory vs Your Memory
If you go somewhere awesome, and don't check in on a social network
The Upside To Tragedy
Indonesia is a popular holiday destination, where people from all over head to for some fun in...
What Are You Going To Do Today...
I woke up this morning, and as I tend to do I checked my Facebook as if it were the morning pape...
Finding Another Way
I love a good bottle of wine, and I'll admit that I've probably enjoyed one too many in the past...
Each New Day Is A Chance To Start Again
As night blankets the day sometimes we are glad that it's over, and we look to tomorrow
Laughter is the elixir of life, the sound of the soul dancing, the contagious condition that whi...
Breakdown To Breakthrough
Have you ever felt like just falling into a hopeless heap on the floor and forgetting about ever...
Have you ever written a letter to yourself? Why not try it out? Sometimes keeping a diary or jou...
Rage Is A Resource
What a terrible thing to carry around with you
According to Oscar Wilde, we are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars
What is scarier than what you are afraid of? Fear
Mirror, Mirror, On The Wall
Imagine life without mirrors, reflections, photos and film? We just have to rely on what others ...
Your Plans Have Plans Of Their Own
Your plans have plans of their own
Planting A Tree Whose Shade You Know You'll Never Sit In
What a wonderful world it would be if each of us did something every day, or at least once a wee...
Music To Clean The House
Not big on housework? Neither am I
Silence is Golden
In early 2013 I made my New Year's Resolution to be that I would spend more time being quiet
Food For Thought
I love to get creative in the kitchen
How You Came To Be
My mum was born and raised in Perth, my dad here in Sydney
Have A Cry
I had been really stressed out and felt frustrated, angry and kind of hopeless, when all of a su...
Paying It Forward
I have a program on a local radio station called INSPIRE, and have a different theme each week a...
Quit Smoking For Good
I have done it before, and I'll do it again
Rephrasing - It's Amazing!
It's common knowledge that we should be careful with what we put into our mouths, but did you kn...
Butterflies In The Belly
I have long loved butterflies
The Bigger Picture
When you take a look at a picture of our Galaxy, and where exactly we reside amongst it all; kee...
A Promise To Someone Who Has Passed...
Last night as I worked the graveyard shift at a job that I hate on New Year's Eve, I couldn't he...
Music, The Universal Language
Music speaks a language that everyone can understand, and it soothes the soul
Talking To Yourself...
People may be considered to be a bit crazy if they talk to themselves out loud, but we really ta...
Feel Good Moments
Don't you just love those scenes in a movie when you feel absolutely exhilarated for the charact...
Take A Lesson From A Child
Today I hit the shops, which was a pretty crazy thing to do, considering that it is the day befo...
Do You See What I See
Picture Them Naked!
My boss frightens me
Sometimes I notice how the weather affects my mood
If You Weren't Afraid...
A good friend of mine once told me that the best advice he had ever been given was from his uncl...
Weeds Are Flowers Too
When I was a little girl I would spend time in the front yard picking dandelions for my mum