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Last week illustrated

Back in Adelaide and have been able to take the pictures I took of dadda’s birthday from the camera and put on here… so a selection… note not a pic of dad without his hat. He does take it off … Continue reading

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Time and life

I am in Auburn again this week, with dad and celebrating his 94th birthday. He remarks often that we are only here for a short time, and really he has had more time than most, so it is a comment … Continue reading

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Thinking of Mrs Noble

A few months ago, when I was in Auburn one weekend, dad and I went to Clare to visit Mrs Noble, an old Auburn resident who has been living in the nursing home there for a few years. She is … Continue reading

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Adventures of the dynamic duo

This is a little Auburn update, featuring dad and the cat. Dad saw the podiatrist the other day, the lovely Glenys, and she suggested a few exercises he could do to build his leg muscles and help his balance, so … Continue reading

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Eye contact with animals

I have been thinking about how important animals are to us. What a difference they can make to our lives, and how marvellous it is to share the world with them. This strikes me often at work, when I see … Continue reading

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…and dadda

This blog has featured dad much more than mum, because of course he is still here. Here is one of my favourite pics of him with me, taken very close to the start, along with Dandy the dog. A birthday … Continue reading

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How to get a galah to Queensland

I’ve been in Auburn again this week, celebrating Rick’s 93rd birthday. We had another blowaway sponge, and other small and sweet commemorations of his big day. I love hearing his stories of days gone by (and there are many of … Continue reading

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Feeding the chooks with dad

I am up at Auburn this week, celebrating dad’s 92nd birthday and having a bit of a holiday. ┬áIt has been lovely to spend some time with Ric (dad), and I feel refreshed by it all. We have been going … Continue reading

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