The Year That Was

Unlike the previous three years, two of which we’d been travelling around Australia on our trip of a lifetime, 2017 was different in its own ‘special’ way, with other (different) adventures and challenges both new and exciting.

It’s almost incomprehensible that it’s over and tomorrow is the first day of another new year.
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Time To Sparkle

Twinkle, twinkle, little ball!  How I’ve missed you, one and all.

One of my favourite baubles

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The Waiting Game

It’s cool, but not cold,

It’s light, yet a little dark.

I’m standing waiting.

 

Once again in a game where

There are no solo players.

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The Reason For Grevilleas

Little Brown Honeyeaters are only one of the many reasons I insisted we plant grevilleas in our back garden.  And they are one of the reasons I managed to photograph lately.

A Brown Honeyeater on our RSL Spirit of ANZAC Grevillea

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Why I’m Typing Up My Recipes

A little over 36 years ago, I purchased a hard covered notebook.  A5 in size, it wasn’t anything special, or fancy, but it was somewhere I could write down recipes.

Some belonged to my mother, some belonged to her mother and other’s belonged to my father’s mother.  Some recipes were given to me by friends, other’s stolen from magazines in patient waiting rooms, the sound of paper tearing not quite discussed by coughing.

There are even recipes within its pages that are of my own creation, as some of you well know by now.
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