Monthly Archives: July 2014

How To Eat An Elephant

  We have to keep reminding ourselves of this advice as we nibble our way through what’s turned out to be a monster project. Especially as we seem to have taken on an elephant that likes to waltz. For every … Continue reading

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Happy Wife Happy Life

I remember someone quoting that little phrase to me sometime ago. Now maybe I’m a slow learner as it has just struck home, so as to speak. When we were close to leaving Oz for the ‘prepare the new boat for the trip … Continue reading

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Chain of Fools

The moral of this tale is never ever assume anything. Ever. (I thought we’d already learnt this lesson, but obviously not well enough).

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Independence Day

It’s been a week of celebrations here, big and small. The biggest (of course!) was my birthday last Wednesday, which really started on Tuesday evening Australia time, so I got to celebrate for 38 hours! It was very special to … Continue reading

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