The Dishwasher Weight Loss Miracle

Our dishwasher, it appears, is some sort of diuretic. Not just this one in the new house. All our dishwashers have been the same. I don’t think the brand, model or age of the dishwasher has anything to do with it, and, judging by my two youngest children, if you…

Family Day via Underpants Hill

Again, it has been some time. I really miss our Family Days and really feel it when we haven’t been on one for a while. I need the escape. So it was off to Kilkunda for the day. Again. One we eventually got our shit together. We even packed for…

Creating Monsters

I realise there are many things that are genetic and that both my husband and I have passed down to our children. The curly hair. The big eyes. The complete, smartarse behaviour. (Although some of that is also very likely to be as much environment and ‘nurture’ as it is…

Christmas Cheer; All Wrapped Up

And so concludes the festivities for the Season. Ish. I still have rellos coming sometime later … in the next week or so; so there will be another “Christmas Day”. We’ll burn that bridge when we get to it … This year, the ‘formal’ Christmas celebrations for extended family and…