Category Archives: Memories

What to …

… write … yesterday I was meandering through Instagram as is my want … there was a photo with news that no one who has had cancer wanted to see. But what to write …. because it isn’t about me … Continue reading

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A pop in …

… to Ballarat to visit a friend. She needed some real life hugs. First stop coffee and some treats for morning tea. Amusing myself on the drive. Mammatus clouds, joy!!! Cold blue sky winter’s day in downtown Ballarat. A pressed … Continue reading

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A summer weekend in Rome

Many years ago I was on a long holiday … I wandered around parts of Europe enjoying not working after many years of working in schools. This was my first lot of Long Service Leave, a chance to holiday the … Continue reading

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No idea …

… where I saw this but it is true! I remember my first lessons as an Art teacher, I was ready, I had my resources, I had exploration activities set to go involving food dye. At recess I ran to … Continue reading

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Holidays

Two weeks seems so long at the start … then suddenly it’s the last Sunday and school is back tomorrow. Things seen and done … Moon rising Easter fish Sunset … end of daylight saving. Lunch with a friend … … Continue reading

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Jigsaws …

… are fabulous fun and I remembered that over the holidays. I got this one but didn’t finish it … packed away carefully to be revisited. Loved Prague so happy to find this one. Also found one of a Gaudi … Continue reading

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Last Sunday …

… my sister and I went to a bread baking course at the Convent Bakery.  Huge wood fired oven. Cinnamon sugar on top – why hadn’t I thought of that before? The best scones we’ve ever made. The brew … … Continue reading

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