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It’s Good To Have A Dream Or Two

I have long had dreams of being a singer. A dancer. A musician. An actor. But now I’ve hit my mid 50’s its blatantly clear that this is all they have been. Dreams. These are the things that move me, … Continue reading

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MY GREEN THUMB – Entry 6

So it’s been a few weeks and things are definitely happening in my garden beds. Firstly, I’ve worked out that one variety of tomatoes is a total bust.  They kept losing their blossoms and pretty much half died.  I’ve pulled … Continue reading

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MY GREEN THUMB – Entry 5

Well, it’s mid December and it’s been about three weeks since I posted, and WOW.  Things have really changed.  Some things for the better, some things for the worse.

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My Green Thumb – Entry 2

It’s been a very satisfying day today.  I drove up to Bunnings (our large hardware/gardening centre) and spent time wandering between aisles of all manner of herbs and vegetable seedlings.  The scent of sweet basil was most prevalent and of … Continue reading

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My Green Thumb – An Adventure In Veggie Growing Entry 1

Well, today I finally got my beds filled with soil. I should explain.  Over the last five years or so, my knees have been deteriorating to the point where I’m close to bone on bone in the joint. Frankly, it … Continue reading

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30 DAY CHALLENGE – DAY 29

29  GOALS FOR THE NEXT 30 DAYS Setting up my raised garden beds to grow tomatoes and cucumbers and peppers and basil and parsley  (I sound like my Nana) Getting well, my body has kindly crashed and I’ve woken up … Continue reading

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30 Day Challenge – Day Two

2.  Where Would You Like To Be In Ten Years hmmm, well in ten years I’ll be almost 65  SHOCK!! HORROR!! So, let’s think about this.  With my current physical issues, I hope I’m NOT in a wheelchair!  My joints … Continue reading

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It’s Been A Golden Era Of Firsts For The Old Girl

So we all know that I’ve been through the mill over the last few years.. well, maybe you don’t know, but I have. And as I have often said, life rolls on.  You can’t look backwards.  Well you can, but … Continue reading

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