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About bumpyroadtobubba

Mumma to Poppy Grace (born January 2011); forever friend to my furry buddies Bella & Bear; love spending time with family & friends, cooking, reading, writing, design & watching trashy TV (when I find time)! I try to perform one random act of kindness each day & think more people should learn a lesson in unconditional love & acceptance from our 4-legged furry friends. This is my journey to motherhood & beyond - single by chance, mother by choice.

It’s all looking a little too familiar

Although now our boxes have extra special labels!

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Flashback Friday {limbo and love}

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On grief

I lay awake last night at a stupid hour thinking about my Daddy. I was also thinking about my friend Christiaan. And the paws of pup pals passed. About all of the guardian angels I have looking after me. Don’t … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday {zorsted}

Zorsted. That is all.  

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Tasty Tuesday {an easy light dinner or weekend lunch}

Is there anything better than beautifully roasted vegetables? Straight out of the oven in winter or cooled in a salad in summer. I know there are people who think roasting is hard work. I’m not one of those people. I … Continue reading

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Why are Mondays so tricky?

Monday again so soon? I am going to be tired in the morning. I know this because I am going to sleep exhausted. The kind of exhaustion that even hours of sleep won’t cure. Because I’ll probably dream about packing, … Continue reading

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A beautiful life

A little over 14 years {a lifetime!} ago I walked into the RSPCA shelter in Sydney with the boy I was dating. We went to see if there was a poundie we could rescue. As happens every time I go … Continue reading

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