Monthly Archives: October 2010

Michael’s birthday and Halloween

Today was Michael’s birthday – and also Halloween.  I suppose that could either be pretty cool or really annoying when he was little.  He’d never have to think of a theme to his party but then you’d also have to … Continue reading

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Dramatic happenings

Oh where to start!  Well, I suppose I will just get it all down and hope that it makes sense! Shortly after I posted my last blog (about Week O’Steak and our steak tacos) we all trooped up to the … Continue reading

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Week O’ Steak – day one!

So yesterday I mentioned that it was Week O’Steak this week.  For people who don’t know, WOS is a festival created by my brother, David (he’s my only brother so I don’t know why I qualified that for you!).  He … Continue reading

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I am getting whiplash from these turnarounds!!!

Ok, so yesterday we had kind of got over the disappointment with the house situation.  We were looking at all the positive points of buying an existing house and staying here in Melton.  We decided that there are lots, mostly … Continue reading

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Well this wasn’t the best day ever!

Just to preface this – I am pouting and being petulant the whole way through typing this – just so you know! Today we saw the house people and called off the sale.  This followed a couple of weeks of … Continue reading

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Boooooooo

As in ‘boooo, that’s rubbish’ not ‘Boo!  Scared you!’  I had my tonsils out earlier this year after having tonsillitis a gazillion times in six months.  They were taken out just before we left Windsor Drive and we all thought, … Continue reading

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Ironing and bike ride

After my job interview yesterday when I wore my nice black boots and not my trainers for the first time in about a month, my heel freaked out again and I could barely walk this morning.  I hobbled up the … Continue reading

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We won’t be rushing out here …

I walked past this restaurant today and it made me giggle … In non-silly news today, I had a job interview.  It was in the accounts department of a supermarket.  I had a chat with the boss, explained what I … Continue reading

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Aussie Pizza – Genius!

About once a week I make pizzas from scratch.  The kids love them, they are super quick to make and great for using up odds and ends of meat and veggies. People have been shocked and amazed that I make my … Continue reading

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Shopping and meal plans

Lots of shopping this week – nothing very exciting but our meals for the week will be … Breakfasts – Cereal, fruit, toast, eggs as requested! Lunches – Sandwiches with cold meat, noodles, yoghurts, homemade monster cookies, fruit Dinners – … Continue reading

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