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Treasure Tin

At the end of last year the family were having a mass clear out in preparation for some renovations and I came across my ‘wafer tin’ which stores all the letters I’ve kept over the years.  The letters mainly stem from the late 70’s and right through the 80’s. The day after my thirteenth birthday […]

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Day Sixteen: Treasure & Close-up

Our family treasure George.  Rescued from the care of the RSPCA he came to live with us for eight years.

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Aussie Life Family

And Now For Something Totally Different!

I have been saving wine corks for quite a few years now with the plan to turn them into a cork board.  Unfortunately, it is taking quite some time as most of the Australian wine I enjoy is sealed under Stelvin screw caps.  My daughter asked me the other day if I was ever going to […]

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Salad Days – 70’s Child

Is there a period in your own personal life that you think of as the good old days? Tell us a story about those innocent and/or exciting times (or lack thereof) – from the Daily Prompt, 18 November. How timely this prompt is – I immediately started to think of those good old days when I was a child […]

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It’s here

It’s arrived – the final year 12 EVER in our house. One end of the dining table has been taken up with a huge pile of folders and text books, complimented with the laptop, laptop charger, dirty tea cups and of course the mobile phone which is never out of reach. Our daughter has sailed […]