Tuesday Natter

Sometimes I just don't think before I act.  Today I confronted a teenager on a dirt bike using our Wildlife corridor as a race track, then speeding along our quite cul-de-sac, where little kids play.  I actually stepped out in front of him and made...

Tuesday Natter ~ passport hassels

To get out of this country and enter another one you have to have a valid passport, to book a plane flight out of this country you have to have a valid passport, mine expired some years ago, as it's quite expensive to renew your passport I didn't "BIG...

Tuesday Natter ~ 6 lanes of traffic stopped

I had to go to office works this afternoon and as I pulled onto the Central Coast Highway 6 lanes of traffic suddenly stopped and stayed stopped until a mother duck and her 4 ducklings walked across the highway, this just made my day.   I'm...

Sunday Natter ~ looking for a house sitter

The "builder" and I are going away to Europe for 8 weeks, starting mid July and ending mid September, I am looking for a house sitter who must "LOVE CAT'S" I used to have 4 but the 2 older cats have passed away.  "Nightbane" this is ideal for you. ...

Monday Natter ~a long weekend

Yesterday was Australia Day 216 years of white settlement here in Oz, I was a good girl and flew the Australian flag, we didn't have a barbie, but we did have prawns, oysters and crabs for lunch, then we took ourselves off to the local club and...

Thursday Natter ~ started bad ~ ended magnificantly

Thursday started out leisurly with the alarm going off at 6.30 not the 5.30 it's been set for lately, the extra hour's sleep was appreciated by my finger, the "builder" produced the usual cup of week day coffee and told me he wasn't going to work...

Wednesday Natter ~ left to my own devices

A cup of coffee in bed at 5 am and a half hour to get into the groove of doing for myself for the second day, yesterday was a bit of a disaster, with shower and dressing and toiletries without help, my middle finger is completely emobilized, what I...

Tuesday Natter ~ no cold wine

Darn,   Well the sun's over the yardarm and I've just discovered that I didn't put any wine to chill and I forgot to refill the ice cube tray!!!! Now that's a double darn moment, I like my wines chilled whether white or red and when I drink red...

Monday Natter - ouch

Ouch, 10 days ago I cut my middle finger while gardening, not a big deal something I've done time and time agan, but this time I wasn't as careful as I've been over the years, I'm not sure if it was just bad luck or something else, black and not...