Although we live in South East Queensland, when I think of Christmas cooking and Christmas tables my mind turns to the northern hemisphere. It stands to reason then, that the food I read about and the recipes I want to cook are… Read More

I had a different post to this scheduled for today – a recipe for potato scones; a Christmas tradition in our house. Instead, I’ve decided to spread a little Christmas cheer and talk about Christmas carols. I’ll be honest: with very few… Read More

  I remember the first Christmas tree Mr T and I had. It was for the Christmas of 1989. We’d been together for about 6 months and he’d moved in – or rather, stopped going home. We decorated an indoor “happy” plant… Read More

Okay, so November was a mix of emotions – some high, some low. It was also the usual mix of work and play, so without further ado, let’s wrap it up… November in photos… My photo a day…plus some… for each of… Read More

If you’ve been signed up to receive posts from this site you will have noticed nothing but tumbleweeds for over a year – but things are changing… Yes, we’ve been here before. Back in September – or was it October? – last… Read More

Back in June, at the winter solstice, I linked up with Once Upon A Time & Happily Ever After to post a winter bucket list – or inspiration list…whatever. Anyways, before I link up with them again on Thursday with the Spring bucket… Read More

I’m quite enjoying this way of reviewing the month. It’s one sentence (ok, sometimes 2) a day. Supremely doable. Thanks again to Once Upon A Time Happily Ever After for the link-up. Anyways, here’s my month… 1.Cruise ship in just off the… Read More

Where did August go? In a whirlwind of activity – that’s where. Anyways, I’ll pop up my sentence a day on Thursday. For now, though, the weekly wrap. What got clipped…   Kali. From shaggy to sleek, she’s been transformed back into… Read More

So anyways, I’ve been in Sydney for the last week and a bit. It was a combo of work and family responsibilities and all went well, but I’m glad to be home. So what’s been happening since I last posted one of… Read More

Ok, so I haven’t done one of these for a while…the usual excuses apply – deadlines balanced against partition job responsibilities leaving no time for much blogging. Anyways, enough of the excuses, let’s get on with the wrap. What disappointed me… We… Read More