The Top Ten Things to do in Robe SA in the 1980’s

Times have changed, the world moves pretty fast. Information overload means you no longer have time to stop and smell the roses and why bother anyway when you can watch someone else do it with after effects and theme music on Youtube – right?.  As I started my day this morning I wondered ‘how did we…

Balls, Boys, Battlefields…….and Broken Bones

Bloody hell!  Talk about channeling the spirit of Nostradamus. If my blogs continue to predict the future I may have to divorce my husband and run off with John Edward!  As one of the Senior Colts pointed out on Saturday, as I was head down bum up mid immobilisation of a fractured tibia, “you’ve jinxed yourself!”. Thanks Sam…

Small Towns Are Like Families (they’re not always nice)

Living in a small town is like living in a large family of rather uncongenial relations.  Sometimes it’s fun, and sometimes it’s perfectly awful, but it’s always good for you.  People in large towns are like only children.   Joyce Dennys ‘Henrietta Sees It Through: More News From The Home Front’ 1942-1945

Am I doing this right?

Being new to the blogosphere (is that even a word?) I am tentative about not only my ability to blog but also about my ability to have something to blog about.  Must a blogger create witty, funny, clever, engaging posts all pushing the reader to a single goal or should they just allow their first thoughts…