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2022-09-17 Using Focus, I’ve set up my iPhone to change home screens at night. Now the cat is giving me a look …

2022-09-07 A little stop at the local craft brewery at the end of my afternoon walk. It’s all about a balanced …

2022-08-30 I am simply incapable of walking past a stationery store without browsing to see if there is …

2022-08-25 Found a nice little spot to have coffee and listen to some music.

2022-08-24 There was dinner and now a show.

2022-08-22 I just flew from Brisbane to Melbourne, Australia. I love to fly and one of my great joys is …

2022-08-17 It’s been five years since I adopted Ali from a local cat rescue. She was found with a litter of …

2022-08-17 Made it to the end of Westworld Season 4 and while it seems they’re setting up for a possible S5 I …

2022-08-16 I’ve reached that point in my holidays where I have to check what day of the week it is. Good place …

2022-08-15 A beautiful day to fly 🛫

2022-08-12 My brother’s dog, Tilly, is a gorgeous girl. She’s getting old now though and deaf as a post. She …

2022-08-07 A perfect 21°c winter afternoon for a walk along the river then relaxing on my balcony with a beer …

2022-08-05 I had a list of things to do today but that plan has hit a slight snag in the shape of a cat.

2022-07-24 The more things change, the more they stay the same. This thought from 13 years ago is remarkably …

2022-07-17 A very old friend, we met 35 years ago, came home this week after living through the last two years …

2022-07-12 Almost everything ticked off on the day off list: Slow start - cups of tea & cat on lap ✅ Thor: …

2022-07-11 Just watched the first three episodes of the new season of Westworld. I see that they’ve stayed with …

2022-07-09 I really enjoyed the final episode of Strange New Worlds and the man out of time plot device. The …

2022-07-09 I subscribe to Choice here in Australia as I value their reviews of consumer products. When looking …

2022-07-04 It’s been 18 weeks since the Brisbane floods filled the basement carpark in my apartment building …

2022-07-02 The cat giving me her please don’t follow me around singing face moments before going to hide in the …

2022-07-02 The best part of it being July is that I can start saying “I go on holidays at the end of the …

2022-07-02 In the Brisbane floods at the end of February, the basement carpark filled with water and the lift …

2022-06-30 My micro.blog stickers arrived!! Thank you @jean 🤩

2022-06-29 One of those days where I’ve decided that I’m making pizza for dinner because I can, and it will …

2022-06-27 Project managers often appear incapable of admitting that things are not going well and always want …

2022-06-26 “Should have bought me a hammock”. Not content with slowing clawing the chair to pieces the cat has …

2022-06-25 My Saturday was lunch at a favourite Italian, a show and then a few drinks. Sometimes you just need …

2022-06-23 Recently I’ve been using my iPhone without a case. The design and colour really is lovely to look at …

2022-06-22 We’ve been asked to put up new nameplates with a photo you like and also a spot for “a fun fact or a …

2022-06-21 I recently removed roller blinds so the painter could patch the holes before painting. I have to …

2022-06-21 It’s increasingly frustrating the way the Australian media and politicians refer to the energy …

2022-06-20 Trying to decide what to name a new member of the device family is proving difficult. I have themes …

2022-06-19 Decided to watch Doctor Who from the very first episode and work my way forward to the end of the …

2022-06-13 Price caps for the Australian domestic energy market should have been part of the enabling …

2022-06-12 I get the contents, the cat gets the paper bag. win/win.

2022-06-11 I wasn’t going to go this year but a decision to take some holidays in August and September had me …

2022-06-09 Apple mail is truly awful at searching. It’s one of the reasons I stay on gmail. If I could find a …

2022-06-09 They are indeed. #DoctorWho #DoctorWhoQuotes

2022-06-06 Discovered Blake’s 7 is on britbox so I’ll be indulging in some great old sci-fi for the next little …

2022-06-06 The cat has slowly forgiven me for leaving her at the pet motel while the place was painted. Has …

2022-06-05 Decided I’d take advantage of the Britbox $2 for two months special and check it out. Should be …

2022-06-05 This weather forecast fills me with joy. I love the cold and we don’t get enough of it in Brisbane. …

2022-06-05 Saw Top Gun: Maverick today & really enjoyed it. Action sequences need to be seen on the big …

2022-06-02 The ACT is way ahead of the rest of Australia on a lot of important issues, including renewable …

2022-06-02 The reality of climate change is increasingly obvious and yet major generating companies are …

2022-05-29 Painter is coming tomorrow. “Just move everything away from the walls” sounds easy until you get …

2022-05-28 Are you trying to take a photo? 📷🐈😹

2022-05-28 Autumn afternoons are made for beer and naps. I had one and the cat had the other.

2022-05-28 Chair ✅ Book ✅ Thermos of tea ✅ Gorgeous autumn day ✅

2022-05-24 I’ve been doing more reading this year on #sustainability #renewables and alternative options …

2022-05-24 I recently bought the Toot! app by @tootapp@mastodon.social to use for Mastodon and I just love the …

2022-05-24 Questions are being asked as to why the balcony door remains closed.

2022-05-24 Painter is able to come a bit earlier than planned so I need to finalise what colour to paint the …

2022-05-24 A trailer for Thor: Love and Thunder has dropped and I can’t wait until it opens. The Thor …

2022-05-24 I didn’t know how much I needed to see skydiving salamanders until I came across this …

2022-05-23 We love a crochet blanket. 🐈 📷

2022-05-23 Spent a bit of time today on my continuing declutter and tidy up of my digital life. Also settled on …

2022-05-22 Doctor Who 50th anniversary episode

2022-05-22 I make things easy for my family when it comes to presents. I will love anything #doctorwho related. …

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