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Not a Good Day. Nothing is Working for Me.

Thank goodness this didn’t all happen yesterday on my Birthday.  Yesterday, was a good day.  Certainly in comparison to today. I knew I had some issues to resolve, but I didn’t think it would be all that difficult. The Car … Continue reading

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City Living – Awful

I hate city living.  It’s awful. I’d love to live in the country.  Sadly my family prefer city living.  I’ve travelled by train from the seaside Wynnum area several times, and the view from the train window almost makes me … Continue reading

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Learning about the Van

I have had four consecutive nights in the van and am learning all the time.  Each day I remove some of the stuff I had in the van, including the Shredder.  Now, why would someone want a Shredder in a … Continue reading

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Bamboo – Versatile Giant Grass

My friends and family all know that I have an addiction to bamboo.  It is an amazing “grass”.  Yes, a grass.  When I lived in China I saw how much it is loved and used there.  Other Asian, South American … Continue reading

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Preparing the Van Continues

Preparing the Van It is taking a long time to prepare the van, Myrtle the Turtle, for its first trip tomorrow.  The van has many items in it that I am replacing.  For example, I have a cutlery set – … Continue reading

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Doing the Washing – Laundry Duties

When I went to high school, the girls did Domestic Science which included Laundry Lessons.  The boys did Woodwork.  At the time I didn’t see that I was being programmed to be a wife and mother, chained to the house … Continue reading

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My Huge Learning Curve.

It is a biggy!  I am way out of my depth even now.  My “new” coaster has been out the front of my unit since Sunday.  I am working through it – removing items that I don’t want, cleaning, and … Continue reading

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A Strange Day

I didn’t know how strange a day it would be. Yesterday my day started with an eye test.  Yes, I need new glasses.  I pick them up in a couple of weeks. Maroochydore Then it was home to do some … Continue reading

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Four?

The post ideas for Day Four is simple.  Think about things that come in fours and write about them.  This is the list that was posted for this challenge. 1. Four seasons 2. Four cardinal directions 3. Suits of cards … Continue reading

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Friends of Fifty Three Years

Fifty Three Years and still friends. And still going strong!  Back in January 1963, 12 young women came from around South Australia and Victoria  to do nursing training.  The training hospital was Mt Gambier Hospital – in the south-east of South … Continue reading

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