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    Truth in fundraising

    August 6, 2015 |  by  |  Ranting  |   |  3 Comments

    I don’t know if it’s the same in other countries, but charities in Australia have turned into lucrative businesses that have little to do with supporting the cause they are fundraising for.

    The other morning, I received an email from our past service provider requesting that my hubby and I donate to their fundraising…

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    Natural selection

    July 8, 2015 |  by  |  Bits & Pieces  |   |  No Comments

    Up until last night, I was a fan of River Cottage Australia.

    I had become hooked by the show as it appeals to my inner farmer who just wants to escape to the country and go off grid. Not that we can. Moo can’t be more than 2 hours from a major…

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    Let’s talk about disability

    June 3, 2015 |  by  |  Ranting  |  2 Comments

    My husband looked at me the other day as if I had two heads.

    He’s a good man. He is sometimes prone to thinking that political correctness has gone mad. However, he is the first to say that the use of the “R” and “S” words are not acceptable.

    But he thought I was taking…

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    My words of advice …

    April 30, 2015 |  by  |  Cerebral Palsy  |   |  2 Comments

    So these days I post pretty infrequently. It’s not that I don’t have anything to say. It’s just that it gets lost in my every day activities, never making the page and  ultimately the edit to allow me to post.

    There’s so much going on in the world at the moment….

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    What really matters most

    March 15, 2015 |  by  |  boring stuff  |  1 Comment

     

    When you get off track life has this way of bringing you back to your correct path.

    On Wednesday I did a personal best lift for 5 touch and go Power Cleans at Crossfit  – 62.5kg. I was feeling mighty proud of myself and said to my Coach that shouldn’t he be saying good work or something. Instead he replied – you lift like [insert name of local weightlifting coach and my past coach here], I don’t like the way you lift and I’m struggling to find something positive to say.

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