Category Archives: Australia 2017

At the speed of wit

What a funny night. We (Mirinda and I) took Mum and Denise to dinner at Tides tonight and we laughed…a lot. It was the end of a lovely day spent in and around Caloundra. The day began with a cup … Continue reading

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Hydro Bygone Bryants

The Waldorf has been very good for our short visit to the mountains but all things must pass, including accommodation so, this morning, we packed up, checked out and hit the road…though not for very long. We stopped at Sublime … Continue reading

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Decisive perfection

There’s a serious problem with the Christians in Katoomba. It seems they will park anywhere. From the Christian Convention Centre roughly ten miles in either direction, there are thousands of signs telling them they can’t park. As you drive along … Continue reading

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NCD

Today, being a certain person’s birthday, has been declared National Carb Day. It is the ONLY day when it is permitted to “Carb out on Carbs”. It is with this in mind that we set out but only managed to … Continue reading

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At home with Adele and Dave

I’ve been testing an app that converts voice to text. It’s so I can take notes for the blog to eventually turn into a post and save me writing things down. I don’t think the testing is over. This is … Continue reading

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Extreme real estating

Mirinda always likes to check out places we might want to live…all over the world. It’s a strange hobby she has which should never be taken seriously. Though if we were ever to move to another country, it’s nice to … Continue reading

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Falling rocks do not stop

There was a bit of religion around me today – the good, the bad and the downright ugly. I’m reliably informed that religion is all about faith. Proof and evidence are just there for the believing. Which makes me wonder … Continue reading

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Best kind of holiday…almost

I had another day of nothing today. This was mainly because Mirinda journeyed up to Budgewoi to see her Nanna who is now in a nursing home full of crazy people. She told Mirinda about Dave who sits in her … Continue reading

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Hey Tosser!

Each year, over 25,000 tonnes of litter are indiscriminately tossed in NSW (from NSW EPA website). I find this extraordinary in a country that I’m always saying is proud of itself. Seriously, when people talk about litter in Europe and … Continue reading

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Tom Cruise? No, I’m Top Gun!

This morning Bob went shopping while we slept. He returned while I was at my morning coffee. He showed me my lunch and swore me to secrecy. It was, in part, because Mirinda had refused to share one of her … Continue reading

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