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Hot Cross Rum Cocktail β€” Happy Easter Everyone!

I thought I would share with you this recipe by Chef Mattew Butcher as it appeared in ele for a Hot Cross Rum Cocktail. I am now under instruction to make sure we have such a delight available over Easter… Toasted, buttered hot cross buns are one of life’s little pleasures – add a little […]

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Our COVID-19 Lockdown Update

Western Australia has been fortunate for the best part of 10 months with most of us moving around quite freely. However, effective tonight we are in full lockdown for the next five days as it would seem that one of the virulent strains has made its way out into the wider community. The state government […]

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Taking Time Out – Christmas Lights and Other Things

Reflecting, Gardening and Taking Care Part 2 So, despite some of the momentous events going on in the world at the moment, we chose this week just to be us. We are fortunate that we live in a part of the world where we can do this. However, wherever you are, even when the chips […]

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With Great Beard, Comes Great Responsibility!

What leaders with beard’s understand about themselves … It was Father’s Day here on Sunday just gone. One of the presents I was most fortunate to receive was a mug from my grandson that says: With Great Beard, Comes Great Responsibility! Sean’s new coffee mug – Frankly Funny I have had a beard for as […]

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Four Reasons To Take Short Breaks Regularly

Linda and I were reminded during the week of the importance of taking time out from our busy lives. We actually decided to take Wednesday and Thursday off and spend it with our boys in the Swan Valley. In fact we booked into the Vines and lived home away from home. So it was a […]

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