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Nanna’s Feeling Like A Rev Head!

Vroom Vroom!!! You’re never too old to try something new, break out of your comfort zone and be anything but boring and predictable! So, as a case in point, this weekend I spent a day with industrial earplugs permanently lodged in each ear, eating donuts, chips and weak tea, eyes streaming from fumes and absolutely loving the roar…

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Queensland Winters Have Thawed Out My Raynaud’s Disease

It’s 24 degrees again today, and I think it might be the warmest start to Winter that I’ve experienced here since we emigrated to South East Queensland eight and a half years ago! It’s been about 4 degrees over the average since May and even the night time temperatures are staying in double figures. Up North it’s even warmer of course…

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I’m Only Alone

I’ve always been fascinated about being described as ‘an only child’ because the ‘only’ immediately conveys a diminutive, a lesser, and a negative don’t you think? As if it’s the last thing on earth anyone would want to be, said in a tone of pity rather than fact. It puts a label on me that I feel says…

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Feeling Like A Foodie

First up, my apologies to anyone who read this post pre-edit this morning! I set the scheduling to publish automatically yesterday but forgot to finish it last night! So, let’s try again: I seem to have been on a bit of a run with foodie posts lately….but I’m not even a food blogger right?! Oh well, when…

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Eat Street Markets

We’ve been hearing such a lot of positive feedback about Brisbane’s Eat Street Markets that last weekend on a gorgeous Saturday evening we decided to give them a try…..and boy we weren’t disappointed! Housed in old port containers this quirky little set up at Portside, Hamilton is an absolute winner on so many levels. With every type…