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Let’s talk about roads, babee.

Let’s talk about cars that won’t go, babee.  Let’s talk about roads!   Heaven help me, the NRMA is getting even better as we speak.  That is the RACV or Q depending if you are in Qld or Vic, and the RAASA in South Australia, and WA……………….my goodness that’s a long way!   So, to […]

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Chooks discovering corn…..on the cob

This is too funny.  The chooks had a buffet taken down to them this morning. They walked straight over it, and started scratching around looking for their chemical, antibiotic and hormone free chook mix.   Then Tic (or Tac) came running And then Frank discovered this ‘thing’ was food!  So he pulls it over to […]

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Rooster, rooster! How many roosters are too many?

Ok here’s a question. You all know I have Frank (Hawkeye) without his Magaret these days. And he is very cool.   He looks pretty (even with his toe deformity) and he seems to look after the girls well without giving them too much of a hard time.   Our Frank So one of the […]

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Quote of the week – January 2013

Ok, if you’ve never been rural  before, let alone remote, then you won’t get this quote.   Is there an ATM here?    There’s what we call a short drive there (and back).  I should have said ‘And there’s no petrol station either.’ What’s the difference between rural and remote.  Well, when the work salary […]

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Go Forth and Forage!

You know?  For free range chickens those d@mn birds spend a lot of time in the chook house!     You let them out in the morning, they can’t get out of the chook house fast enough! But heaven help you if you don’t have the bucket of Hormone and Anti-biotic free chicken food!  Scraps […]

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Time to get your tinsel on, people!

Tis that time of year again!   If the world doesn’t end today or tonight or whenever then it will be on fast track to christmad day.   It’s mostly, christmad time altogether atm.  And it’s not all about it being Christmas time either.   There’s the people who do Christianity, there’s those who don’t. […]

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How’s your electricity bill?

This has been playing on my mind.   About 9 months ago all the local people started complaining about the hikes in their electricity bills.  Double and Triple their usual.   I didn’t have a bill.  But I sympathised.  And I got a bit anxious waiting for my bill.   Eventually I received an ‘estimate’ […]

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A chook update

Here’s some photos of the Frank and the girls.   Franks not camera shy, in fact, it’s hard to get a shot of the girls without him wandering into it.   That tail is looking very swish there Hotlips.  Margaret is getting so BIG!  Frank is looking like a small bird now.   Margaret looking […]

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