“Don’t sweat the small stuff”

That is the title of a book, published in 1997, that I have not read but I have now got a desk calendar that is entitled “Don’t sweat the small stuff” You can read a review of the book here. Richard Carlson offers 100 meditations crafted to keep your emotions in check, cherish family and…

So many happy memories

A while back I posted about a book I had borrowed from the library.  The book was Hebrides by Peter May you can find the post here.This is a photograph from the book.  The reason I show the photograph is that it rekindled so many happy childhood memories. My dad was born at Boultach on…

A girls’ night out

My elder daughter had organised a girls’ night out, just her, her sister and her mum for while I was in Melbourne.  We had a ball.  She had organised for her younger sister to fly down from Canberra for the night and we went out to one of the productions of the Melbourne Comedy Festival….

I have been in Melbourne too.

I have also been away in Melbourne for a few days.  I was spending some time with my elder daughter and her family.  It was the school holidays in Victoria so I was able to spend some time with my grandchildren.  I took my bike down to Melbourne so we went for a couple of…