Posts Tagged ‘memory’



Up messing around with the chooks. The chook run is at the very back of the garden, and our neighbours behind have been here longer than us. Suddenly I am back twenty odd years away…chatting with Mrs X. Mrs. X is our neighbour at the back. Jack is a toddler, Isabel is a babe in […]

I remembered today… when I was a little girl¬†that I said to myself …when I win Miss World and they ask me how I feel, I shall say…I’m flabbergasted i just thought it was the right thing to say! important to nail that acceptance speech

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Crazy cloud over Aoraki / Mt Cook We hired a car and went up to¬†Aoraki for the day. Didn’t climb…just wondered and wandered near and around… I love the vegetation around mountains..moss, rocks, tufts. Photo: Carl Queenstown set

See previous post…more on the gorgeousness of Queenstown Old beech forest just out of Queenstown. Did you watch Top of the Lake – that is filmed mainly around QT so it gives you another cinematic taste of the place… Photo: Carl Queenstown set

  *formerly/former/belonging to some past time (heard on the intro to Fargo TV series…and a word that you just don’t hear that often). erstwhile this stencil. I took this photo a few years ago now. The building is long gone in Braddon. But this blue girl stays with me. She is also my wallpaper on […]



Big week coming up. Isabel is 18 tomorrow. 18. Tomorrow. [She has already confirmed that she still wants to come into bed with us in the morning…a birthday tradition, when we open cards and presents and take daggy photos….after all Jack still does it at 20!] Then on Tuesday she has her Year 12 formal. […]

I follow, well “liked” Canberra Punk and Beyond on Facebook when it was first launched a couple of years ago. As the info blurb says – the group is there to….”CANBERRA INDEPENDENT MUSIC 70’S/80’S-ANYONE WHO WAS THERE-SHARE PHOTOS,MUSIC,STORIES FROM THE PERIOD.1977-1992″ There have been some gigs in the last few years, with some of the […]