Thursday Natter

I've been lazy now for almost a week, starting to feel those stirring of Sharn just get back to doing it ~ if I don't start again soon, before I know it, it will be Autumn, then winter again and I'll still be here, moaning and groaning that the last 2...

Tuesday natter

Home alone oh what bliss ~ 26 yo left for Japan on the 26th, 27 yo today departed for the Barrier Reef, sister is "lost in space" and doesn't think she can find her way back here for another couple of days ~ just me 3 cats a puppy and a multitude of...

Monday Mutter

Yes it's Monday evening again here, it's cold, wet and in the first month of summer once more I'm wearing jeans, a long sleeve tee shirt and a sweat shirt, it feels more like April than December, not sure where our weather is coming from but it's...

Christmas Paradox

Christmas eve this year I braved the traffic and people doing that last minute rush thing to buy more food for a 2 day closure of our shops than they could possibly eat in a month. I picked up from the Supermarket the seafood that I had pre-ordered...

Christmas Eve

'Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house Not a creature was stirring, not even a possum;   The stockings were hung by the window with care, In hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there; The children...

Psst, Psst anyone still awake out there

It's 5.30 pm here on Friday the 24th December, I have it on good authority that Santa is getting ready to leave the North Pole. This little neck of the woods I live in is one of the first places he visits.    I've been good this year and I...

Noisy Myna

We have these birds here called Noisy Myna's, they really do make a racket, not only that they are very, very cheeky, they are brave and staunch protectors of their territory.  My son this morning awoke to a Noisy Myna sitting on his chest going nuts...

Thursday Natter

It seems that Summer has finally decided to stop, settle down for a while and give us hot Sydney Summer days, today it was overcast, yet really quite hot it's 31 C at the moment about 87 F with a humidity of 31%, the humidity is the big thing here,...

Wednesday Natter

My sister S is a hard task master, she has an eye for detail and a much better gardener than I'll ever be.  I've taken 2  trailer loads of vegetation to the tip today all of which was raked, removed, pulled up, pruned by me, while she cracked the...

Test

NIGHTBANE IT SEEMS TO BE WORKING :Smile:

Monday and Tuesday Mutter

Well what ever it was that my boys had, I've had too spent Monday getting close and intimate with my bathroom, seems like the amount of rain we have had recently has not only meant that the sand flies are worse than I can remember and I'm allergic to...

S is for Summer, Sydney and Saturday

It's been a strange Sydney day today, cloudy, overcast and very cool, yet it's summer here and I'm sitting playing with my computer in sweatshirt and jeans, the temperature seems to have dropped back to Spring or Autumn temps.  The gum leaf and bark...

F is for Friday

You know your starting to feel your age when it takes 2 days to recover when you have pushed your self to the limit.  Sister S who is 63 has spent the last 6 months doing up her house, selling it, clearing out the accumulated rubbish that we all seem...

For Toni55

You upload your photo to photobucket, click on the HTML code and it copies it, then you go back to your blog that you are writing, see the camera thingie click on that ,  you get a box up that says External Embedded Code bottom box, paste the copied...

T - is for Thursday

Didn't sleep well last night I had white line syndrome having driven for more than 12 hours over 2 days.  I know that's not really long, but I'm starting to feel the end of the year creep in on me.  I awoke first at 2.30 am then tossed and turned...

A Brown snake a fork and a vegetable knife

I love living in this sun burnt country a land of contrasts and an amazing amount of animals that can kill you stone dead.  We have blue ringed octopus, such a small delicate Octopus who when aroused can get pissed and cause a horrible death, stone...

Tuesday Natter

I'm one very tired women.  I did get up this morning at 2 am, I had already packed the car and all I needed to do was shower and make myself a thermos of coffee, by 2.30 am I was on the road.  There is method in my madness here in my leaving so early,...

Monday Mutter

It's been a beautiful day here the temperature has reached a high of 24 C about 75 F for those that use that old outdated system.  I'm off to bed shortly for tomorrow I will be driving to pick up my much loved sister and bring her back to Sydney, she...

My Destiny Card

Five of Diamonds: The Salesperson Card        This card has its share of challenges and its share of gifts. Like all fives, they dislike routine and abhor anything that pretends to limit their freedom. They can be perpetual wanderers, never...

Forged $50 notes

For the past couple of months Australia has been flooded with forged $50 notes, these notes are almost perfect except for a few flaws.  Each Newspaper that you pick up gives you a description of the forged notes, the difference is just 2 words and...

As a single lady I have this to say

Being happily single and enjoying that freedom to all my well meaning friends please stop trying to ruin my single status by introducing me to your newly divorced male friends :cry:.   "Oh, I really have to introduce you to my friend Joe".   ...