Category Archives: opinion

Running with Baby

Noosa is a place where there is a high percentage of the population keen on keeping fit. No doubt the gyms are fully utilised but many like to be seen doing their fitness activities. We have gangs of bicycles on … Continue reading

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Fear

Fear is the most destructive of human emotions, in my opinion. It can be fear on a purely personal level or fear held by the masses and played on by politicians and the media for their own ends. This fear of … Continue reading

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Analog:Weekly Discover Challenge

Devoid of ideas I resorted to asking my husband for something I still do in an old fashioned, analog way. I don’t wash the clothes as depicted above although I do remember a time in the past where they were. … Continue reading

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Pure: Weekly Photo Challenge

Dew drops on a spiders web fill our hearts with pure joy As do spring blossoms and untrodden snow. Little lambs gamboling in the fields are pure too but are we destroying our world Affecting our land and our pure … Continue reading

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Think before You Act

This is a rant I have to get out of my system. Yesterday ,for possibly the first time in my life, I spoke before considering the consequences. It was the final straw in a situation that I had watched occurring … Continue reading

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Raison d’être: Discover Challenge

This week we have been asked what is our reason for being or in other words what motivates us. I know I am goal oriented, deadline driven but what is my motivation for writing anything in the first place. My … Continue reading

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A tree of smiles: The Weekly Smile

It is time for Trent’s Weekly smile and with all the sad occurrences in the world these days sitting under this tree made me smile as I read the leaves that people had written. The different colours were different prompts … Continue reading

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Weekend Coffee Share 2nd January 2016

Hi. Hope you had a Happy New Year Celebration. I have a very good feeling about 2016. It is giving off good vibes and I’m looking forward to progressing further into it. Hope you feel the same. Anyway, come in, … Continue reading

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2016 : Happy New Year

Fireworks have popped and banged all over Australia with major displays in Sydney and the other capital cities. Although Kiribati is the first place to see in the New Year and the first major country is New Zealand, Australia follows very … Continue reading

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Spreading the Light: 99 Word Flash Fiction

Charli’s post resonated with me deeply.  When we first moved here we joyfully rejoined our friends Swedish Christmas Eve, downing Schnapps, chasing it with beer, singing Swedish drinking songs whilst eating gravalax and herring. Then they would come to us … Continue reading

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