Category Archives: society

Knights in yellow armour.


(Photo from ABC news. Don’t know if I’m breaching any copywrite by putting it here 😦 ) I’ve literally spent the past week glued to the news watching all the reports on the fire situation here in NSW. Today was … Continue reading

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Designer Vagina’s


Nope, no picture. Now that you’ve picked your jaws off the floor after reading a title like that…please let me warn you that this blog post is something I feel particularly passionate about.  Not, vagina’s per se, but the whole … Continue reading

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Veto the LIKE button – for a day!


The other day my seventeen year old daughter said to me that a friend of hers who had posted a video on youtube said to her. ‘Why didn’t you LIKE my video?” My daughter replied… “I TOLD you I liked … Continue reading

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Progress…does ones head in!


My mother cracks me up sometimes. I got a phone call from her last night and first off she was very cranky with me because she’d been trying to call and my phone was not hung up properly. Then she … Continue reading

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I confess.


I have a confession. You will all be absolutely appalled at me. Disgusted. I can see the looks of horror already from here. The revulsion, as you come to know the REAL me. You ready? (This is hard.) Ok…. Brace … Continue reading

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3D printing….blows my mind.


As we drove home last night, listening to talkback on the radio, I felt as though I had fallen down the Alice in wonderland hole. Ok, so I don’t watch the news….don’t keep up with current affairs usually so this … Continue reading

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Beautiful Dancing Queen.


The other day someone posted this video on facebook of a woman dancing, to herself, for herself at a bus stop. As I watched it, I couldn’t help but smile for the woman. She looked like she was so happy … Continue reading

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A few grains of rice….


Thanks to this blog post, for the inspiration of this story. 🙂 http://meandtheboss2013.wordpress.com/2013/04/10/do-something/ Many years ago we were visiting Melbourne and one night took a stroll past the park in the city. I forget the name of it, but it’s … Continue reading

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The antisocial network.


I resisted creating a facebook account for years, sick of hearing facebook this and facebook that…and having people ask me “How come you’re not on facebook?”. It was like some sort of cult….some mass following, and I usually resist these … Continue reading

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Are you a witch?


I was out and about today looking for a gift for my eldest daughter who will be 25 tomorrow. (Unbelievable how time flies.) I encountered one over friendly shop lady in a store who once she’d dispensed with all the … Continue reading

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