Saturday, July 17, 2010

Never Volunteer


Hello there, well just as this blog was taking off I managed to volunteer to work on our Federal Election Campaign. 

Saturday, July 10, 2010

My First Award - Thanks Tightwad


I have to say this week has been amazingly busy and I've had to give blogging a back seat, so imagine the thrill when I did check things out and discovered Tightwad had decided I was a blog of substance!  Hey that's great.  Thanks Tightwad I will wear my new blog bling with pride!  Tightwad's catch cry is "A Girl's Guide to Living on Less" and I really recommend you go and say hello, I actually think Tightwad may have been the first blog I followed.  Thanks again Tightwad!

To finalise the award I have to a) sum up my blogging philosophy, motivation and experience in five words, and b) nominate ten new recipients who I feel have a 'blog with substance.'  Now that's not easy to do on either count.  Here goes:

Monday, July 5, 2010

Dogs or Cats?

You briefly met Libby and Simba in my post The Big Hoppy Mouse and I thought it time I told you a little more.  Clearly they are cats, however Abyssinian cats are very dog like.  They greet me at the door when I come home, follow me around wherever I go and, even though they are rolling towards their sixth birthday,

Friday, July 2, 2010

Friday Flip-Offs and High Fives #2

It's time again to join Alicia at A Beautiful Mess and Gigi at Kludgy Mom and plenty of others in their Friday Flip-Off fun. This is how we let off steam so we can relax and enjoy the weekend.  It's usually a bit of fun and can also be highly educational - the things we learn about each other...