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Piss off the pantry moths

  Out of the corner of my eye I see it.  The flutter of tiny wings. I freeze.  My heart starts racing. Bloody pantry moths, they’re back. Kitchen’s, cooking and cleaning drive me batty at the best of times but pantry moths do my head in. A little while ago, Nicole Avery of Planning with […]

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Theatre review – Travelling North

Sydney Theatre Company  from 10 January – 22 March It was a mission to get to the David Williamson play Travelling North at the Sydney Theatre Company (STC) but I was so glad I’d made the effort.  Full of barbeques, shorty shorts and beautiful blow dries, it was a blast of 70’s Australiana nostalgia mixed with […]

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Guilt, betrayal, lies, regret, tragedy it’s all there

Complex, dysfunctional family relationships, conflict, guilt, betrayal, lies, regret and tragedy Hannah Richell’s books have it all.  They are ‘sneak into the toilet to read five more pages’ while hubby changes the baby kind of books. Having read Hannah’s first novel Secrets of Tides and loved it I couldn’t wait to read this year’s offering […]

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Turning 40 and falling apart!

As a girl personal maintenance is never ending.  In order to keep up with mine I had an appointment to keep.  When I arrived I was I was greeted by light gently filtering through copper chiffon curtains, plush tapestry chairs, current magazines and pleasant conversation… No I wasn’t at the beauty therapists or a day spa, […]

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Review – Silver Linings Playbook

To anyone who’s ever felt like they’ve seriously lost the plot this movie starts out a little confronting and a lot honest. The run down Dolores and Patrizio Solitano (Jacqui Weaver and De Niro)take their son Pat Jnr (Bradley Cooper) back into their home after his eight month, court appointed stay in a Baltimore mental […]

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A little cup of Brisbane

Smell a cup of of T2 Brisbane Breakfast Tea and you’ll get a whiff of a much loved tropical fruit but which one is it? Taste the tea and you’ll be saying I know it but I just can’t put my finger on it. Read the back of the teabag packet and you will have […]

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Tea of the Day … Gorgeous Geisha

I’m not a fan of green tea.I don’t mind decaf green tea with flavour in it (especially Tetley’s decaf green tea with pomegranate) but full strength green tea usually sends me buzzing and it’s got a bitter taste I just can’t warm too. My second tea trial was T2 Gorgeous Geisha, also a green tea […]

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