Category Archives: Environment

Help!!! There’s a Big Spider….

Spiders.  I don’t like them.  At least I don’t like BIG ones. There are some tiny jumping spiders that live in my house.  I tolerate them.   Also, I have many “daddy long legs” spiders in my house.  I kill … Continue reading

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What Makes a Good Neighbour? Read the list.

I have had good neighbours – in most of my life, my neighbours over the years have been good.  In fact, some from many years ago are still friends. It is something I am pondering as I await the arrival … Continue reading

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City Living vs Country Living? I choose Country.

I am so much a country girl, and find myself just hating city life. I’ve just spent the weekend in Brisbane, staying with my 16 year old granddaughter while her parents and sister attended a hockey carnival at Maryborough, north … Continue reading

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There’s Cotton Growing in My House

Cotton Growing came to Australia in the First Fleet back in 1788.  However it took a while for the cotton industry to get strong in Australia after some shakey starts.  Unless you travel to certain parts of Australia you will … Continue reading

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In Excess

In Excess – well the famous band used initials INXS to create their name.  It was a great band  that went on to be one of the most popular groups in Australia in the 80’s and 90’s.  I was not a … Continue reading

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Please Don’t Give Me Another Pen

I mean it, don’t give me any more pens! I know I write a lot, though mainly on a keyboard, but I am being overwhelmed by pens and pencils, that I don’t need.  I am about to clean out my … Continue reading

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