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Snaps ‘n’ Crackles

  • 2019, colour, new year, happy new year,

    Hello 2019!

    Hello 2019 and Happy New Year!  Ta Da!  This is my first post for 2019!  I feel like I’ve just opened up a fresh new diary with lovely crisp, white pages.  Know that feeling? …

    January 10, 2019
  • merry christmas, christmas, xmas, merry xmas, 2018, festive season, seasons greetings,

    Merry Christmas 2018

    Good Morning!  Can you believe it is Christmas Day already?! I’ve written this post on Christmas Eve and scheduled it to post on Christmas morning because I wanted to be sure to wish each…

    December 25, 2018
  • Dad, Father, Heaven, Birthday

    Happy Birthday Dad

    Happy Birthday Dad or as you would always say to me “many happy returns”!  I trust you receive my birthday wishes up there in heaven.  You would have been turning 88 today.  This is…

    November 1, 2018
  • lady, arms outstretched, this is me

    Snaps ‘n’ Crackles #10 – This is me!

    When you read this I will be in Melbourne and tonight I will be attending the 2018 Bupa Blog Awards dinner event where the 2018 Bupa Blog Award winners will be announced. If you’re…

    October 25, 2018
  • coffee, latte,

    Snaps ‘n’ Crackles #9 – Coffee Catch Up

    I had planned on posting Part 3 of my Kitchen Renovation posts for today, but it’s not to be.  As you read this (if on Thursday 16 August 2018) my house is once again…

    August 16, 2018
  • binoculars, seek, look, search, lady

    Look for the good things!

    Sometimes I think it is a good idea to revisit why you started doing something in the first place so you can review/evaluate if you’re still on track or at least happy with the…

    March 15, 2018
  • 2018, new year, happy new year

    Hello 2018

    Hello 2018, You’re here!  You’re not what I was expecting but I am determined that you are going to be kind to me and that you are going to be a very good year. …

    January 4, 2018
  • Dad, Father, Daughter, Toddler, Child,

    My Dad Kevin

    I recently lost my Dad.  A world without the physical presence of my Dad in it is a world that has been changed for me forever.  It will never be the same.  The love…

    December 21, 2017
  • #ducks, #pacificblackducks, #duck

    And so the universe sent me ducklings

    If you read my last post, without knowing all the details, you’d know that things are really tough for my family right now. And so the universe sent me babies! A beautiful mother duck…

    November 30, 2017
  • Brisbane, King George Square, City Hall, Christmas, Christmas Tree

    FREE Christmas in Brisbane events

    I’m a born and bred Brissie girl, so nothing warms the cockles of my heart more than to see free community events and the spirit of Christmas combined and available in my home city. …

    November 16, 2017
  • bunya mountains, mountains, queensland, australia

    Heading for the hills!

    Tomorrow I’m heading for the hills!!  To be exact, I’m heading off for 3 nights staying in a gorgeous cottage, with a divine sprawling verandah, sitting on the edge of the rainforest up in…

    August 21, 2017