Tag Archives: history.
China is very much popular in the media at the moment – as much for the political issues, as its 70 year celebrations and the issues with the USA.
Just a few thoughts on the idea of alcohol making one more creative – back in 353 that is what some writers explored.
The first bridge over Bramble Bay was built in the 1930’s – but now there are two modern bridges for vehicles. Continue reading
Some reminiscences of the year of the Moon Landing. 1969 was a big year for the world and our family. Continue reading
I am concerned that a family member won’t be interested in collecting/saving the family history documents. Continue reading
Travelling and House Sitting That’s what I do. I love Travelling and House Sitting. I have been house sitting for most of the year – mainly in the Moreton Bay Region of Queensland. This week I moved into a lovely … Continue reading
Old Habits I am a senior, and I do have some “old habits” – some of which relate to domestic chores. One is window cleaning! I was one of the young women who were trained to be “wives and mothers” … Continue reading
UBC – Day 12 The Movie – about Gertrude Bell I hadn’t heard about Gertrude Bell, or the movie Queen of the Desert until listening to the radio, sometime after it was released and it’s run in the theatres had … Continue reading
Why is a woman’s title have to indicate their marital status on documents? Yesterday I had to complete an application form and include quite a few details about myself. A Woman’s Title There was a list of “titles” e.g., Dr, … Continue reading