Thoughts on Thursday, Thanks to Audrey Hepburn

She had so much style and elegance, she was strong, feminine, and has become an icon for a very good reason. It turns out...

Exciting Mail

Exciting Mail is the term I use to describe any mail that is not bills or bank statements etc – which I not-so-surprisingly call...

A Cure for the Winter Skin Blues

I must confess I have never been one to moisturise my skin much. I put some cream on my face before I put make...

Shake It Up Baby!

Today, the preparation for my operation begins. From now until August 10 I am only allowed to have Protein Shakes. No food, just one...

The Date Has Been Set!

Those of you who read my blog regularly would know that I have been on a surgery waiting list for a while. If you...

TV Fast – aka What Was I Thinking?!

This time last week I was coming to the end of a self-imposed TV fast. I really felt like I need some time away...

What a Week!

This sure has been a big week and I am feeling a little overwhelmed because of it!   It all started on Monday [as...

Mary Poppins – My Review

I have been so busy, going a million miles an hour, until this last week which I have taken as a mini stay-cation. Anyway...

The Gall of it All!

A few times over the last couple of months I have been woken in the night with the most excruciating pain in my stomach....

Amanda Loves: Mount Franklin Lightly Sparkling with Lemon

As part of the changes I am implementing in my life right now, I have given up soft drink. It has been a gradual process as...

Amanda Fuller: Registered Organ Donor

Being an organ donor is something I have felt very strongly about since my Dad passed away in 2004. I’m not sure why his...

Friends in High Places

I woke up in a great mood this morning which is a relief after the funk I was in yesterday. I am attributing the good...

Sumo Lake

Yay! It’s Friday! I am doublely [yes I know that’s not a real word] excited as after three weeks of being car-less [another made...

Thoughts on Thursday

I heard the above quote as part of the message at church last Sunday. I am amazed at how I keep seeing and hearing...

Welcome to Amanda’s Musings

Hello friend! I am so excited to welcome you to my new personal blog Amanda’s Musings! Launching this blog is the first step in...

Simple Pleasures: Sunset

I love this time of year. The season is changing, the heat of Summer is finally fading and we have some of the most...