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They grow up so fast!!

Wednesday, March 18, 2015      13 comments

They grow up so fast!! Back in November last year - we gained a new family member - - he was all fluff . As an older couple we had to think hard about even getti... Read more

Obesity, an individual or societal responsibility?

Wednesday, February 11, 2015      15 comments

I was recently asked the following question - I'd be interested in your answers This is something everyone of you should have an opinion on – so please share your viewpoint –please do not just answer with an emoticon. . Obesity, an indi... Read more

You know its been wet when..........!!!

Wednesday, February 11, 2015      9 comments

This picture was taken by Cairns (North Queensland, Australia) Golf Club - on the 4th Fairway I have no idea what the fish is - and I'm not going to get close enough... Read more

Anyone for Croc Eggs??

Friday, January 23, 2015      17 comments

I was shopping the other day - browseing the fruits and vegetables to see what was good quality and reasonably priced - as you do!! and found punnets with the label - Croc... Read more

Organic foods – are they worth my hard earned dollar??

Monday, November 24, 2014      9 comments

This is the start of a blog - one that I intend to follow up - that I have been doing for a Uni Course I have been doing to update my knowledge in nutrition, inbetween all the other things I have been doing - and you think you are busy!!!!!!. ... Read more

Obesity and Preventable Death: 8 Lifesaving Resources

Saturday, November 22, 2014      12 comments

More than 2 in 3 adults (or 78.6million) are considered to be overweight or obese, and more than 1 in 6 children and adolescents ages 6 to 19 are considered to be obese (1). Obesity is linked to health conditions such as heart disease, stroke, ... Read more

A Busy Few Weeks!!

Thursday, November 06, 2014      13 comments

The last few weeks have been a roller coaster of emotion for us!! Firstly my beautiful Tibbie died. She was 12 ½ yrs old and we had had her for nearly all of that 12 ½ yrs. Then just 2 weeks later my Saluki died – but she was also 12 ½ yrs... Read more

Its that time again!! Gympie Muster!!

Saturday, August 30, 2014      13 comments

This weekend the Gympie Muster is on again!! It's been described as the quintessential Aussie event and with the towering gums and leisurely lagoons of beautiful Amamoor ... Read more

A less obvious reason to have (and use) a juicer!!

Friday, August 15, 2014      15 comments

Some of you may know that earlier this year I had a totally blocked bowel well since then I have had to be very careful what I ate, and was very careful as its not the sort o... Read more

An Australian Mid-Winter View!!

Monday, July 28, 2014      14 comments

I took this picture yesterday looking almost due East about 10 min from home!! Early as the sun was still not fully up. Considering its mid-winter - its not a bad sight - ... Read more

Understanding Alzheimer's

Sunday, June 08, 2014      17 comments

This was in our local paper in honour of a festival commemorating purple for Alzheimer’s Disease. I’m not sure who wrote it – but it struck me as so fitting a reminder fo... Read more

D Day - 6th June 1944 - 70 Years ago today!!

Friday, June 06, 2014      9 comments

D Day – 6th June 1944 – the landing of Allied Troops on the beaches of Normandy. The Normandy... Read more

The 70 yr old activist!!

Tuesday, June 03, 2014      17 comments

This morning I was called an activist - my reaction - what? Me an Activist??!! No Way!! Can you see me duck walk shuffling down the street with my walker, in a street march? I wouldn't get 1 block!! But it gave me a huge laugh!! So I d... Read more

Some tips and tricks that might help members make the site more user friendly!!

Tuesday, June 03, 2014      5 comments

These are a few things I have either been told or discovered in my computing time – some are ”band aid” suggestions but might help you until there are changes while some are things that already exist!! 1 – The adverts – they can be blocked ... Read more

Follow up on my Open Letter to Sparkguy and staff

Tuesday, June 03, 2014      19 comments

Thank you to all who read and or voted for my blog. I got a popular blog trophy but see the blog is labelled – “Voted Featured Blog Post” – so maybe these days “Popular Blog” and “Featured Blog” are the same – who knows?? Probably another chan... Read more

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