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WordCamp Brisbane 2018

It was the third WordCamp that I have attended.  For the first two I was a volunteer and worked for most of the time.  I only attended a few of the presentations. This time I thought I’d great on volunteering … Continue reading

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Where is the Hills Hoist?

I love a Hills Hoist clothesline.  I like the idea of putting my washing on the line in the middle of the back lawn so that the sun and wind do their good work on drying and refreshing my washing. … Continue reading

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A Year ago

Leaving Alice Springs It was exactly twelve months ago that I found myself at Barrow Creek.  This was after an adventure at the Ross River Resort with 499 other women in campervans, caravans etc.  I was ready to leave on … Continue reading

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No Fixed Abode

It is a real challenge not having a fixed address.  I am without home, as opposed to homeless.  But I don’t have a real home other than the 1983 Toyota Coaster deteriorating in my daughter’s back yard.  I have been … Continue reading

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Movie – The Book Shop

The Book Shop – the story written by Penelope Fitzgerald Now I am on Bribie Island house sitting, I am close to the Movie Theatre and last night went to see the movie The Book Shop, based on the novel … Continue reading

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My Thoughts on the Royal Wedding

Watching the Royal Wedding Alone I am house sitting and knew I would be home alone last night watching the Royal Wedding. But I was ok with that.  I thought if I went out somewhere – even to nearby friends, … Continue reading

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Another Adventure – to Dubai

Off to London – via Dubai Adventure Most of my friends and family know that I have been working on a project for senior solo women for a long time.  It is part of my adventure to explore.  Things are … Continue reading

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Me and Cats

UBC – Day 10. I do see myself as an animal lover. Of all friendly animals – big and small. My experience with cats is good and bad. Let me explain. Tinkey and the Train When I was little we … Continue reading

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Remembering Almonds

Remembering Almond Trees I have wonderful memories of our almond trees. Sometimes I feel very special, because I grew up in a semi-rural area (despite being in the suburb of a city), post-war, when we grew much of our own food … Continue reading

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The Mysteries of SEO

SEO??? Search Engine Optimization.  As someone who writes content at times for websites – mainly my own, and a couple of not-for-profits as well as Weekend Notes, I know I should learn more about SEO. Search Engine Optimization is something that … Continue reading

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