.....Thank you to 2,700 firies who have been fighting these fires since September 2019. Thank you to the overseas firies for assisting Australia during this catastrophic season.....
January 26 is Australia Day. A day of celebration and pride. A day we can stand up and say we love being an Aussie. A day to adorn flags as capes and parade around with matching accessories such as hats, thongs, swimmers, shirts, jewellery. At the traditional BBQ display Aussie cups, plates, serviettes, aprons……you name … Continue reading JANUARY 26 – what should we make of you?
My heart is broken today. A petition by Mission Australia which has caught my eye and reignited the burning at my core again. Homelessness – the underestimated reality for many families of which is growing every day. Why? Why, in a country like Australia, where we are meant to be the lucky country, with all … Continue reading THE LUCKY COUNTRY
Last week, it was quite interesting to watch a program about the missing aircraft Malaysian Airline flight MH370. I learnt things about the whole situation I never knew before. Sure, it was all over the news, but some things weren’t released (or I’d missed them), and it’s nice to hear what is still happening with … Continue reading OFF RADAR
Have you heard lately, all the stuff about how children in Australia are taught and how they are assessed? I have, too. And it is interesting because just last week, I put up on my FB Author Page, a video discussing something along the very same lines – teaching and assessing children. From this video, … Continue reading I GIVE A GONSKI!!!