Category Archives: Humour

The food court debacle.


I dislike going shopping with my dear other half for many reasons but the main reason the whole affair fills me with such dread is because of food courts. When you undertake a day of shopping with my husband it … Continue reading

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Home again! Back from our cruise.


Well I’m back on land again and thankfully it’s not moving! I was so worried about experiencing the after effects of cruising, like last time, but I’m happy to report that due to extremely calm seas I am NOT walking … Continue reading

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Been a slack blogger!


Ok, so I’ve kind of fallen off the planet for a while. Slackness…and being swallowed in the vortex of time, which just moves TOO darned quick! My apologies for not at least keeping up with some of my favourite bloggers … Continue reading

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The trauma of tea.


Yesterday my 18 year old (Shai) was driving me potty, about tea. Of all things for a girl of her age to be in such angst about it is TEA. Not just your regular twinings tea though, no. She likes … Continue reading

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UFO spotted over the central coast of NSW!


Latest breaking news… “Unidentified flying object spotted over the central coast of Sydney” “Witnesses report seeing a strange object in the sky, resembling a woman, with spinach trails following her ascent!” Oh my GOD! I am just one giant fart … Continue reading

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Are you REALLY hungry?


So as you know, I’m on day two of this raw food/ green juice cleanse and somehow by some miracle I’ve convinced my husband to join us – us as in my 18 yr old daughter Shai is on it … Continue reading

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Eleven kids!


Recently, well last year sometime actually, I happened to make contact with an old friend from YEARS ago….when I was a different person. Young, and reckless, in a band….going off gigging to far away places, sleeping in the back of … Continue reading

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Why Aussies should celebrate Christmas in July, not December.


I have lamented on the ludicrousness of our Christmas celebrations in the Australian summer time before. Bah humbug you say. Well, there’s good reason ok! I will explain. Christmas- as a date on the calendar really has very little to … Continue reading

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America needs toilets! (Please send a donation.)


I have an official complaint. New York…for all your glamour and glitz, fancy tall buildings, multitude of fancy department stores, numerous eateries and famous historic icons, you suck when it comes to providing adequate amenities for those of the weak … Continue reading

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Back from America! “I survived…. a tornado!”


I’ve been sick and jetlagged, and just plain exhausted since getting back from our trip. I had no time to blog while we were away as it was just so hectic. We never had a days rest and practically FELL … Continue reading

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