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In response to: Green smoothies on ice

The Meeting, Man Included
Yesterday, The Boy, The Man and I went to the hospital to have The Meeting. We thought we were going to meet with the oncologist and the neurosurgeon, but it ended up just being the oncologist. Most of our questions and concerns are actually neurosurge...
PermalinkPermalink Tuesday, 27 October, 2009 @ 14:07

In response to: Iced tea... with a twist

Green smoothies on ice
Back in February, I wrote about our summer experiment with "tea" made into ice blocks/icy poles/popsicles. Summer is again approaching, and with the unseasonably hot spring, the boys wanted to make more. So they did.

During the past few months, we'v...
PermalinkPermalink Thursday, 8 October, 2009 @ 01:03

In response to: Spot the difference

Wet wet wet!
It's been raining. A lot. Today I took the opportunity, during a break in the clouds (which wasn't as long as I needed, so I still got wet), to take the houseplants outside and repot them before they decided to die completely. I honestly didn't realise...
PermalinkPermalink Friday, 3 April, 2009 @ 11:41

In response to: I love, you love pineapple

Summer (fruit) lovin'
As many of you (oh, wait... is anybody reading this anyway??? *crickets chirping*... um, OK, never mind) will know, it's summer here. We're so close to autumn, but it's definitely still summer.

I've had the basis (and the photos) of this post in my ...
PermalinkPermalink Thursday, 26 February, 2009 @ 20:00

In response to: Brisbane vs storm season

Spot the difference
So, as I've mentioned, there was another storm last night.

After going to the school, then the shops, then returning home, I went into the back yard to check on the gardens and feed the fish. The neglected pond and bog garden have collected a lot o...
PermalinkPermalink Thursday, 20 November, 2008 @ 14:12

In response to: Backyard spring cleaning

Progress on the western front
DH was a little disappointed that I left the last garden update at the half-cleared point. I promised him that I was going to continue from the "teaser", so here are a few more glimpses. This first photo was taken after the last part of that section ...
PermalinkPermalink Monday, 10 November, 2008 @ 22:46

In response to: Sending potatoes...

laureen [Member]

Thank you for the potatoes, m'dear. It's just another reminder of how fabulous Australia really is.
PermalinkPermalink Thursday, 9 October, 2008 @ 04:23

In response to: Fishies!!!

Bek [Member]
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