Month: November 2012

365 Grateful – Day 68

Summer officially starts in Australia tomorrow – 1 December – but it is hot already! I’m very grateful that we have ducted airconditioning!  It makes life in sweltering Brisbane, Queensland so much more comfortable! Advertisements

Learn to dance in the rain!

I like this quote because it is a great lesson to apply to LIFE.   Life is full of storms.  You may have heard the saying “life is like a rollercoaster ride”.  In other words, whilst there are lots of happy and good times in life, there are also […]

365 Grateful – Day 66

I’m grateful for toilet paper rolls! Toilet paper rolls have proved useful before – for various crafts when my children were little.  I used to save and collect them for craft use at home and to donate to kindy and preschool! All these years later and we are […]

365 Grateful – Day 65

Tonight I will be very grateful to get some sleep!! My first night with our new puppy Ava went well for a first night in a new home for a little pup….but my sleep was interrupted at 1am and again at 5am and I’m a little out of […]

365 Grateful – Day 64

I’m so grateful that Ava has arrived safely to me here in Brisbane! It was a very early start and a big day for such a little puppy.  She flew to us from Sydney.  We are all so happy she is here safely and settling in very well.  […]

365 Grateful – Day 63

I’m grateful that I live in a location where I have the opportunity to occasionally go to the theatre!   Today I went with MissM, my mother and one of my sisters to the Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC) to see ‘A Chorus Line‘.  It was fabulous!  We […]

365 Grateful – Day 62

I am very grateful that MissM is home safely from schoolies!  Yippee!  Even if it means that my smugness at having all my washing up to date was short-lived.  I now have piles and piles of post-schoolies washing!   The first load has been hung out, the second load […]

365 Grateful – Day 61

For my 365 Grateful – Day 8 photo, I was grateful for my feet. Today, I am very grateful for my hands! Without my hands, I wouldn’t be able to do so many things.  I wouldn’t be able to hug my kids, my husband, my family, my friends!  […]