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Another Step Closer

Land purchase complete – Check!

Building contract signed – Check!

Colour selections made – Check!

That’s right, on Tuesday we made our colour selections and are another step closer to owning our new home.
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Exorcising My Demon

Today I’m writing in response to a prompt from the creative minds at WordPress on August 15, 2016.  I guess it comes as no surprise that I’ve discovered I love writing, but sometimes it can be easier said than done. 

The prompt was (is):  Tell us about a habit you’d like to break.

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While I can’t say much about a habit I’d like to break, I can say a lot about a habit I did break and, though I cannot remember the day I decided to stop smoking and exorcise my nicotine demon, I do remember the last day I had a cigarette – it was Friday, July 4, 2008.
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Photo of the Week

This week’s Photo of the Week was not taken last week.
(It was taken on Tuesday, August 30, 2016.)

We’ve had rain, rain and more rain over the last week.  The water tanks are full to overflowing, the garden is (definitely) well watered, and the dryer is getting a workout keeping laundry dry.

Needless to say, my camera has not had a workout, so I’ve gone back through some recent photos and found this one to share.

I never get tired of looking at this

I never get tired of looking at this

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Photo of the Week

This week’s Photo of the Week was taken today.
(September 12, 2016)

I’m a little late with today’s Photo of the Week, but our week has been crazy and when Shelley arrived from Melbourne, every ounce of crazy became even more so.

It’s hard to believe that’s even possible, but it was, and it is.
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Contemplation

Poised here on the edge,

The lone surfer contemplates.

Water, wind, and waves.

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