Parenthood, War, and Peace

  After a busy Saturday spent travelling and socialising, last Sunday was what we call a catch-up day in our household. After Mass and morning tea we got to work cooking, doing laundry, sorting out Christmas gifts, and generally tidying up for a couple of hours. The children mostly played or read books and watched…

Jealousy sucks – smother it with gratitude

Jealousy is a destructive anxiety and a poison which divides communities, said Pope Francis recently, and families too I would add. We see its impact in the first pages of the bible, as the reason for Cain’s murder of his brother Abel. And we see it in the news headlines every day. But what about within…

My story on CRADIO, and something funny

I’m currently being featured on the CRADIO website (Sydney’s Catholic online radio), talking a bit about myself, faith, and family life. You can click through and listen here. Please keep in mind that I’m not used to being on the ‘other’ side of an interview – but I think it’s ok! If you’re visiting this…