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What's the Ranking Point?

Our AFL understanding is shaped by experts, past players, current players and coaches.

Whether directly or indirectly, we are told which statistics matter most.

Commentators harp on about contested possessions and forward pressure, but something as simple as a quick stat that flashes during a television broadcast can impact our understanding. 607 more words


Fireberry Hawthorn

Fireberry Hawthorn (Crataegus chrysocarpa) is a member of the Rose family (Rosaceae). This shrub is common and can be found in aspen forests across the Interlake. 32 more words


New Leaves

Horse chestnut leaves burst from the bud…

a sycamore sapling takes on the appearance of an exotic flower…

and a brilliant green haze of fresh hawthorn leaves. 24 more words

Plant Portraits

Borrowed blossom

Garden designers often talk about the ‘borrowed landscape’. When you live in the suburbia this is a very posh way of referring to what you can see over next door’s fence! 556 more words

Blog Post


I remember, as a child, going to Sunday school and receiving a cross made from a palm leaf on Palm Sunday. On Easter Sunday, I would go to church with my grandmother, where I would receive an Easter message in the shape of a cross, usually with a picture of a lamb or spring flowers, and return home to a brightly packaged Easter egg. 159 more words

Carpe Diem Haiku Kai



  • 1 cup Epsom Salts, OR 1 cup Pink Himalayan Salt, OR half a cup of each.
  • 5 drops Rose Essential Oil.
  • 3 drops Ylang Ylang Essential Oil.
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Giorgio Morandi's Dust

Town Hall Gallery (Hawthorn) is showing a FREE screening of Giorgio Morandi’s Dust on April 11th!  For all the details and to reserve your seat CLICK HERE.

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