We finally pulled down the old pergola in the backyard. It’s been needing a replacement ever since a tree fell on it during a wild storm. It’s been a wet and dreary winter, not the kind of weather you want to be outside pulling down a shed in. A lot of the old junk we

The house in which I live is old indeed. Old, and full of so many things. Secrets. Treasures. Carpet beetles. Actually, it’s mostly the latter. However, I don’t think for a second that I’ve learned all the mysteries of this house, despite living in here for fifty years. There may well be treasure and secrets.

I am not a happy camper right now. I’ve been working out in the garden all afternoon and am now feeling rather unwell. It was pretty warm outside but it’s not like the sun was bearing down upon me. Now I’m extremely sunburnt and feeling ill from overexposure to the sun. I went inside to

We’ve had enough. This weather is just too much, and it’s driving us to the point where we can barely leave the house. My wife and I recently emigrated from Wales, which as you may know is a country known for its heavy rainfall. The clouds are many, and the sun rare. We decided we’d

Fathers day coming up and we want to do something special for dad this year. We’re going to do something special Beyond our usual gift of fancy mens socks that he loves. He’s had a bit of a rough few months, he lost his job and hasn’t been able to find another one. He should

My dreams have come true, apparently. I’m playing the lead in a show that is set to take Melbourne by storm, a show so brilliantly written that the songs will bring you to tears and the story will make you think deeply about your own life and goals. It’s a story of Mordialloc chiropractors coming

I must confess, I have a bit of a sweating problem. You see in the summer times I have the problem with the salty water skin. What I’m trying to say is I sweat profusely when the weather fluctuated even slightly. Fortunately it’s my feet sweat the most which isn’t ideal but it’s better than

I have some amazing new we finally bought the house next door. My husband and I have been wanting to buy a bigger house ever since our fifth child arrived by surprise. She wasn’t exactly planned but we were overjoyed at having another baby. The house we live in isn’t big enough for all of