I’m Back

Now to get this blog up to date. Forgotten how to post. But I will persevere. Well, I have figured out how to add a photo. This is my cat, Fred whom likes to keep me company while I’m using the iMac. Very sooky today as we got another cat, Sally during the week and … More I’m Back

WOW … BRILLIANT VIDEO OF SYDNEY HARBOUR TRAFFIC   Uploaded by thatpeterbrewer. Thanks for sharing.

Ok. I’m great fan of Gotye,  so I found this vid taken at Peats Ridge Music Festival,  held north of Sydney – 29nd December, 2011 to 1st January, 2012  . New Years Eve countdown to 2012 He starts on the drums before coming front of stage to perform.  Fans are a bit noisy but fun.

Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea to raise funds in the fight against cancer. A local single’s group raised $130.00 hosting a morning tea with  more money donated online. It’s a fun way to raise money for cancer research, prevention  and support services for cancer patients and their families. Lucky Door prizes. Unfortunately,I didn’t win anything but … More

Today I went into Sydney to the Ultimo  television studios of the ABC  (Australian Broadcasting Corporation). To watch a recording of a new show called Randling The audience is lining up to enter the studio. Coke and Orange Juice provided as refreshment for waiting audience. Wendy Harmer and Benjamin Law represented the Northern Thrusters  and  … More

I dropped into a local Salvo store on Friday to have a look to see if they had anything interesting,  and walked out with this large framed print –   The Loggers’ Teabreak by D’arcy W Doyle  for a bargain price of $30. I love it. The composition of the colours is superb.

My local council had a old paint tins and gas bottles drop off this morning. Very well organised, plenty of staff on hand giving easy to follow directions on way into depot, didn’t need to get out of the car as staff systematically went from car to car removing paint cans and tins, gas bottles, … More

A Sunday in my Life. Up early today to give the dogs a bath. Made myself a toasted banana sandwich for breakfast. Washed my work clothes and my new doona cover. Spent a hour getting my work roster up to date  and entered in work diary.

Funny Photo   Photo Source; Twitter – @Evil_Dumbledore (Made me laugh) I went back to work on Wednesday but some clients forgot to inform office they will be going away on holidays so had a quiet week, next year I will take more time off over the New Year break.  Mowed back and front yards … More

Last day of 2011. I haven’t blogged as much this year, don’t know why, maybe next year I will be more motivated. Its 10pm here and I am watching a repeat of Stephen Fry at the Opera House earlier this year. The main NYE fireworks will be on in 2 hours and I am sitting … More

I have just returned from 3 days up the north coast of NSW to Emerald Beach. Catching up with my sister and her family. We went for a walk into the National Park.   Where we came across a family group of kangaroos

Christmas Day. A lovely sunny day after weeks of rain. A walk along the Parramatta River after lunch.