It has been a long time since I have posted. I’d like to say I have a good excuse but its simply because I have subscribed to Netflix… so you know, binge-watching… My brother was here a few weeks ago … Continue reading How do you dispose of a body?
Two years ago we were chosen by a lovely family to take in their precious pup when their lifestyle and her were no longer compatible. Within a few weeks we had broken her of the “no dogs on the furniture” … Continue reading My snuggly-buggly
First photo taken around 1952, with Lion’s head attached to the my father grew up in – Riccarton, Christchurch, New Zealand. The little boy in the photo is my father aged around 5 years old. Second photo taken yesterday, Gold Coast, … Continue reading Then and Now – The Lion’s Head
I have mentioned a number of times my Dad’s hoarding. His latest fixation is movies – VHS movies… Some may consider these towers the 8th wonder of world. I see it as half a skip full of stuff I will … Continue reading A hoarder’s guide to movies
One of the gems I was given a few years back from my Grandparent’s estate was this little treasure chest… locked and without a key. I tried to find someone who might have one online on various antique forums and … Continue reading Unlocking the treasure chest
Over the last few months I have become strangely aware of how we have managed to fill our home with “stuff”. When we moved into our current home about 9 years ago, it was much larger than our previous place. … Continue reading It has to go… getting rid of the clutter
When we got back from our California trip on Wednesday, as I was putting the sunscreen back into the bathroom vanity unit, I found we had a slight leak and our small stash of cotton buds had got wet and ruined. … Continue reading Leaks, cotton buds and crazy deceased grandparents