2014 – the year that was

2014 has been a strange year for us. A year of ups, a year of downs and on the whole Continue reading


We finally had our back yard mostly de-poplar-ated. ๐Ÿ˜‰ There are only about 6 or 7 poplar stumpsย inside the back garden and none out the front although certainly there are more on our property, just across the creek now. Still, most of the main ones we wanted gone are GONE! ๐Ÿ˜€ Continue reading


Quiet in the blogosphere…

…Busy in the real world. ๐Ÿ™‚

Things have been busy here again after a period of quiet and recuperation. It feels good to be back in the saddle so to speak. ๐Ÿ™‚ Continue reading


I believe our society has its priorities wrong. Yep. A nice big bold statement with which to open. ๐Ÿ˜‰ It’s something I’ve been trying to grapple with and understand for some time. I’ve had thoughts about some aspects of it for some time, others have come to me as I’ve written this post. But the one word that I believe I can use to describe western society is “outsource”. Continue reading