About

I am a working mum and I spend my days juggling childcare, swimming lessons and screaming babies with board reports, budgets and internal audits. In my “free time” I like to write short stories and to voice my opinions on the oddities of life. With no other grand plan on what to blog about, I have decided to base my blog on this.

Wow! This is how I started my blog back in August 2011. It is a quote from my first blog post, To Blog or not to Blog?

Nearly two years on and so much has changed…. and so much hasn’t! I still spend my days juggling work and parenting. However I packed in my office job and now work from home as a freelance instructional designer. I love the flexibility that working from home offers.

This year I have gone back to school. I am completing a Masters in Education at Monash University. I hope to develop resources that inspire creativity and self-expression in gifted children. I want to work with the creatively gifted to give opportunities for them to connect and expand their creative thinking. I have started another blog that focuses on my education journey, http://elissaturner.wordpress.com/.

This blog is dedicated to my passion for photography, art and rambling. It is my place to express and to vent. It is a blog of experimentation where I can try out different formats and ideas as I try to decide who I am and where I am going.

Thank you for sharing my journey!

 

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20 thoughts on “About

  1. I remember well those hectic days!

    I am awarding you the Liebster Award for the quality of your work. I realize that it is a tremendous amount of work to accept this award and of course do understand if you do not have the time to do so! Jejeje, it’s taken me months to getting around to accepting this myself!
    Congratulations! Keep up the good work. I enjoy your work immensely!

    Please refer to the following for instructions:

    http://locagringa.wordpress.com/2013/09/25/the-liebster-award/

  2. Hi there,

    I’m really glad you found my blog http://moreimagesfromme.wordpresscom and you decided to follow my work, so thanks for that, it is appreciated 🙂 If you have time, please take a look at my other photo blog http://reflectionsofchina.wordpress.com this site is for images I take in China; the country I live in and work. I do hope you like that site too :)…You have a really nice blog here, so I too will follow and take my time to enjoy your world.
    Thanks again and Regards Mark.

  3. Hi — I came to you through the Weekly Photo Challenge — good to see another Aussie blogging. Seems you are down in VIC, I’m up in QLD.
    Your photos are great, so I have signed up to follow you.
    Cheers!

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