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Aussie Life Family

His Name

Yesterday was the 35th anniversary of the day my brother lost his fight with leukaemia; a day I have difficulty in remembering every year. My natural coping mechanism was to erase the date from my memory. I always know it’s August but can’t remember exactly when. But yesterday my parents sent me photographs and a […]

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Aussie Life Books Family

His Name

I found our old childhood book while rummaging through a removal box for something else.  The cover was slightly torn but it brought a smile to my face; a well-loved book, Winnie-the-Pooh by A.A. Milne.  I opened the cover and there on the inside page his name written in blue ink in his unmistakable cursive hand-writing.  […]

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Everyday Inspiration

Everyday Inspiration, Day 5: Hook ‘Em with a Quote

“I knew when I met you an adventure was going to happen.” ― A.A. Milne I love this quote, it kind of sums up meeting Chief and the roller-coaster we’ve been on for 41 years – yes folks, we have known each other THAT long having met originally at primary school.  Of course I played […]