I support same sex marriage and here’s why

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The Australian government has decided that we have to have a postal vote so they can gauge the public's opinion on same sex marriage. Which, to be honest, in the back of my mind is the opinion that this is just a time and money-wasting exercise so they can just do jack shit about it. Oh, the outcry if that happens. But, we must go through the motions it seems.

If you're my friend on Facebook, a follower of mine on social media or just a casual reader, you need to understand one thing.

I am about to get super political over the next few months.

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Stepping up for the rest of this pregnancy

Earlier this week a friend and I were discussing Steptember, which I did last year with a group of mates. This year, knowing that I will be heavily pregnant I didn't want to commit to it again, but I did want to give myself a challenge. I wanted to see, starting immediately, how long I could do 10,000 steps a day for.

My thought was that given my exercise has been a bit hit and miss this pregnancy it would give me the motivation to keep moving. We started yesterday, and smashed it for say 1. We did an hour walk in the morning, and I followed that up by getting out of the office at lunch. Combining that with general movement every hour I finished the day with 13,369 steps.

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2017: 6 months past, one second a day

When I started the one second a day video project back in January, I never could have imagined that I would have chosen this project in one of the most pivotal years of my life. So much has changed in one year, it’s insane.

I really can’t wait to see what the full 12 months looks like.

Even forgetting the day-to-day moments that shaped the year, it captured:

  • Our first year as a wedded couple
  • The purchase of our new house (my first ever, Mario’s second)
  • The news, and subsequent development, of our first child

That alone is something that could take people years; not pack it all into one!

I’d love to hear what you all think of these videos, if you’re enjoying them?

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