“Nothing like having a bucket of water flung over you to make you see things as they really are.” - Enid Blyton. Say the B word in front of my mother, and if I wasn't fast enough to slippery-slip out the back door into the vast expanse of Enchanted Eucalypt-Wood that surrounded our diary farm, then … Continue reading The Magic of Faraway Screens
Ahoy there parental buccaneers! Searching for the treasure chest that is an affordable, pirate-themed kids party? Then it's time to throw sensibilities to the wind, batten down the winter-garb hatches and climb aboard the cheap-kids-birthday-bash ship for a few hours of rollicking piratical action! When it comes to coveting those hard earned diamonds and doubloons, … Continue reading Avast…it’s a paarghty!
Like most archetypal Saturday mornings, the 18th May began with its usual scone fueled, first-day-of-the-weekend table centered banter and excitement. Unlike other ordinary Saturdays however, the conclusion of its natural twenty-four-hour cycle – based on statistics collected by a number of polling companies – was expected to bring with it a change of government: a … Continue reading Pumped Kin? Vote 1: Election Day Curry