A new front door

Our old front door was not one that I particularly liked and I didn’t like the “toilet block” glass on the door and the side panels. We decided to invest in a new door that would let more light into the house and also we would get clear glass in the side panels. This how…

Metung Hot Springs

I have previously posted on the beginning and progress of the Metung Hot Springs which has now been officially opened. There has certainly been lots of progress recently particularly around the area of the springs. New signage has been erected on the approaches to the Springs. The Golf Club, which is now known as the…

Do you grow dahlias?

My elder daughter bought dahlia tubers last year and grew some beautiful dahlias and she inspired me to buy some tubers and try for myself. I was able to find a local grower who sold tubers so I was good to go. I bought three tubers to begin this year and see how I get…

Much needed book catchup

The books I have read since I last posted an entry which was in August. August The Catch by T.M. Logan Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City. by Matthew Desmond Scary Monsters by Michelle de Krester The Curfew by T. M. Logan The Chancellor: The remarkable odyssey of Angela Merkel byKati Marton The…

A new project on the go

I was in Melbourne recently and my daughter took me to a wonderful wool shop in Hastings. Little Woolie Makes. The shop has an amazing array of wools with many from overseas that are expensive to buy if you buy direct from overseas as you have to pay postage. It is also good to be…