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Woo, quackery and pseudoscience, oh my...

by Grania

This is a poster from 2012 that is doing the rounds on Facebook again, and I hadn’t seen it before so I am glad it’s resurfaced. 103 more words


White Wine in the Sun

Every year I inflict this song on everyone I know. No exceptions here. It’s my very favourite Christmas song. Even if it always makes me cry. Every time.


9 Life lessons:

1. You don’t have to have a dream. Advocate passionate dedication to the pursuit of short-term goals. Be Micro-Ambitious . Put your head down and work with pride on whatever is in front of you, you never know where you might end up. 225 more words


I LOVE Tim Minchin !

I do. I think Tim Minchin is bloody wonderful.

I was reminded of him by bb, just the other day, when she put a link in a comment that took me to him giving a valedictory speech at the… 243 more words


Friday on my mind - a quick dash to the balcony

Galloping towards the end of the year, the emotional, financial and physical demands of the silly season are all too palpable. Social invitations and obligations ramp up; deadlines (both real and imagined) need to be met; and the shopping list becomes longer. 381 more words

Why I Don't Like Dreams

Picture by Rocketrictic

You know how in every American talent show, the message you get is to either:

a) Follow Your Dreams,

b) Never Give Up… 305 more words


'Miracle' from 'Matilda, the musical'

‘Every life is unbelievably unlikely.
The chances of existence, almost infinitely small.
The most common thing in life is life,
And yet every single life, every new life is a miracle! 319 more words