Category Archives: teenagers

Wordless Wednesday: Summer vacation


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Weekly photo challenge: New

It doesn’t matter how many times we do it, every year that we head to Merimbula in New South Wales for summer vacation is exciting and new. Just like last year, and the year before that, and the many years … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: JOY

Next to ‘Hope’, ‘Joy’ is my favourite word, followed closely by ‘Love’ and ‘Peace’. Corny, I know, but it’s the truth. Joy is also my middle name, and I often feel very privileged to have such a lovely middle name. … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Let there be light – Take Two

This is the sunset from the evening of 21st November 2013 – the night of my son’s Valedictory (graduation) dinner, and the night before I underwent mastectomy for the treatment of breast cancer. End of an Era. I had to … Continue reading

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The merging of two worlds

Today I decided this student of learning would become the teacher. It is fortuitous that my third cycle of chemo falls during the school holidays. Many weeks ago, as my 17 year old son was feeling really down because only … Continue reading

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