On Saturday 27th June, 2020 My little brother Pete, who had just turned 41, suffered a bleed on his brain and collapsed at his breakfast table. On Sunday 28th he was officially pronounced gone. Living 2 states away it was Monday before I could get down there to be with family. The Organ Donor people […]Read More My Little Brother Pete.
Well here we are in June 2020. 4 years ago in June 2016 my beautiful little girl Hayley (also know as Warrior Princess, Catgirl, Batgirl and 1 very amazing gentleman I know named Coombesy calls her his Hero) was diagnosed with Rhabdomyosarcoma. A fairly rare type of soft tissue cancer that presented itself as a […]Read More The Summary of Hayley’s Journey After Cancer.
Someone asked recently “How Is Hayley Going?” So that will be the next Blog. The Summary of Hayley’s Journey After Cancer. Until then it’s back to me, me, me… lol. There is to be an amendment to the blog The JB and Me Challenge. With the use of a calculator and looking at Body Fat […]Read More May Update or 3 Month Update.
My very funny, talented and clever Natalie launched her YouTube channel at the end of last year. She posted a few times over December and January and then year 11 school started. So sadly she ran out of time to do more. Well, she’s back with a post from her trip to Melbourne earlier this […]Read More Natalie’s YouTube is BACK!
Well first, an update. Currently 3 weeks into DDP Yoga and have dropped 2.1kg and 3cm off my waist. Because DDPY is American I will translate that for my U.S. friends. – Currently 3 weeks into DDP Yoga and have dropped 4.6 pounds and 1.2 inches off my waist. Also, in my last Blog – […]Read More The JB and Me Challenge.
Well I haven’t blogged for a while. I guess I got tired of the whinging and whining. So I apologise for doing that. I have about 4 or 5 started blogs. Some a couple of lines, some a couple of paragraphs. But the motivation left the building. This one is a bit about the last […]Read More Not All Anniversaries Are Too Be Celebrated But Some Still Need A Drink.
As I sit here at the computer with a beer in hand, typing slowly because I have a beer in one hand, I’m about to type one of the hardest things I’ve ever written. While meaning it. I’m going to stop drinking! For a while anyway. I have several Facebook and Instagram friends over the […]Read More Wish Me Luck…. Please!
The Overseas Chapter. So many people bag out social media as the most evil of evils but I personally believe that it has destroyed distance and borders on so many levels. Sadly that has helped the bigots and ignorant also share their crap and hate over a much larger area too but it has also […]Read More The Amazingly Generous People Part Four.
One day really soon I will try to go back to funny occasionally with my blog instead of just whinging. Well it’s not all doom and gloom but I also think we have had our years worth of crap already and today is only the 2nd of February. For anyone who wants to know how […]Read More Dear 2019, So Far, Not A Fan!
Okay, this blog is me having a whinge about a few things. So trigger warnings. If you don’t want to hear about pain, constant pain, painkillers, addiction, depression, debt and a few other cheery subjects then change the channel now. Over 28 years ago I started working in the paint industry. About 20 years ago […]Read More Having A Sook!