All smiles conversation between mother and son as the growing just keeps going
1/ There are no more regular shoe sizes left from manufacturers => have to special order shoes
2/ The beds are too short and the door ways too low
Me: Stop growing.
Me: Cause I say so.
If it can happen in Finland it can happen anywhere
Where balanced people go hunting and not so go on a rampage…. figuring who’s who in the zoo
One month ago a student killed eight people at a school in Jokela, which is a small town about 50km from Helsinki the capital of Finland. He then killed himself, which, according to Finnish experts […]
From women’s liberation to men’s liberation to dual liberation
The 70s was the era of bra burning in some parts of the world, women demanding equal rights in areas, which were still behind like for example women in the work force, in management and leadership roles and representation in academia [they still are].
In the […]
Carnival of the humans
Picture this – a few hours last Sunday filled with aaahhhs and ahas – what a bliss!!!
Sydney Opera Concert Hall….Australian Chamber Orchestra performing [worth finding out more here].
What attracted me to this event was partly the combination of music, poetry and theatre framed by Camille Saint-Saens Carnival of the Animals.
How we love the things those we love love
My father loved his books
Our home was always covered in books. Wall to wall books. Even our kitchen had a whole bookcase on something else he loved, cooking. My mother is the ‘chef’ and my father was the chef of the occasional day.
I shipped 30 boxes of books from Finland to Australia in […]