Category Archives: Blogs

One Step Closer

Yet again it’s been a quiet six months on the blog – though with a few odd days where my stats went through the roof (relatively speaking consider this little blog is no high traffic site) for no apparent reason. … Continue reading

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A Little About Me…. again

I recently joined a Facebook group called Ballarat Bloggers which I somehow stumbled across and then discovered some really great new blogs and a few new readers for my own blog.  One of my favourites is Potential Psychology written by … Continue reading

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May 500 – a stuff cull

I have one of those brains that doesn’t seem to have an off switch – there is always something whirling around in there, including at 3am….. and 4am…….. and 5am.  Sometimes it’s writing that essay I’m currently working on over … Continue reading

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The neglectful blogger….

For the last six months, since we made the life-changing move from the city to the country (well, regional city at least), I’ve blogged a lot – a lot for me, more than I have in the entire three years … Continue reading

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Taking a Break

We’ve had a very busy week but for the most exciting of reasons, my sister’s wedding.  We had people staying, people visiting, dinners out, lots of preparations – hair, make up, dresses, shoes (with VERY high heels), jewelry, flowers – … Continue reading

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Barbara’s Page

I’ve always been a bit slow to get on board with some things and while I love technology I don’t generally embrace it immediately…. and then wonder what the heck took me so long to get my head around whatever … Continue reading

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A Word on Blogging….

It’s been three years since I started this blog and I thought it was time to show it a bit more love.  I’ve changed the header and the colour scheme…. what do you think of the green, too dark, too … Continue reading

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Sunday Read…. The Jennifer Worth Collection

Inspired by the delightful BBC series Call the Midwife, over the last few months I have checked all four of Jennifer Worth’s books out of the library and devoured them.  They were equally wonderful, historically fascinating and thought provoking all … Continue reading

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A Lull in Blogging Motivation

I’ve been a bit slack the last week and a bit on the blog front.  Mostly that was because my Mum was staying for a few days and I don’t blog if we have visitors.  But as well as that, … Continue reading

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Tuesday’s Top Five – About Me (and some awards)

This is not what I would normally focus on in a Top Five list, but I was recently nominated for a couple of blog awards by Melanie at Slow Down Slowly – thank you, it’s very kind.  As these things … Continue reading

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