Category Archives: Mostly true stories

Avoid the edge of chaos and be back in time for tea.

Now when they had departed, behold, an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream, saying, “Arise, take the young Child, chuck all its crap in the back of the ute along with your crap and everyone else’s … Continue reading

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Winter Manouvers

Want to have a lovely sunny summer’s holiday in Dingle, Co. Kerry? Go to Merimbula in winter. And so off to the beach for another hour or less.  Our last holiday in Eire got like this.  As the fishless freezing … Continue reading

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Christmas hack

Well, here we are again, with a seasonally cold day for the annual thing, Wonderkelpies wearing antlers and everyone else looking knackered while 2017 lurches to a close, flapping about in an ungainly fashion like a badly winged pheasant which … Continue reading

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That’s cricket. Or not.

It is a fine day in the sun in the best traditions of the game with players late due to a high school reunion and eating yourself sideways on a luncheon of epic proportions. There’s banter a-plenty and prandial and … Continue reading

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The meaning of life? Tighten loosely

Hey ho me hearties.  I must say I am rather enjoying a garage/mancave restoration project. Over the last 3 weekends I have now found every single spanner, sprocket, socket, fucket, where is it? handtool, doover and generally useful thing that … Continue reading

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Uluru: Statement from the Heart

As we move into National Reconciliation Week there are some milestones: The 20th Anniversary of Bringing them Home, the 25th anniversary of Mabo and the 50th anniversary of the 1967 referendum where 92% of Australians voted to allow  Indigenous peoples … Continue reading

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On the Road Again

Just can’t wait to get on the road again The life I love is making water with my friends                                            … Continue reading

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