Monthly Archives: June 2015

It’s always tea time

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July Reads – BRCS Book Club

This July the book club will be reading Luckiest Girl Alive by Jessica Knoll. Summary: As a teenager at the prestigious Bradley School, Ani FaNelli endured a shocking, public humiliation that left her desperate to reinvent herself. Now, with a glamorous job, … Continue reading

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You have what growing in a pot?

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I’m so busy! How do I make my goals happen?

It’s easy to get overwhelmed when you have a new project to start. Its easy to see so much distance between now and achieving your goal. The best way to manage it is to map it out. Get specific about … Continue reading

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But how much is it? A Thrifty 15 Update

We’re constantly bombarded with advertising for supermarket specials, and as a thrifty saver I want to know if any one chain is consistently cheaper than the others. Thankfully there is a lot of research out there to make it easy … Continue reading

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Want something warm and tasty for lunch? Sick of sandwiches?

Why not leave the sandwiches at home this week and try this slice for lunch! Zucchini and sweet potato slice Photography by Jeremy Simons You will need: 2 teaspoons olive oil 1 large brown onion, finely chopped 300g sweet potato, … Continue reading

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Here’s to the funny chicks who make TV awesome

Known on Wikipedia as ‘Additional main characters’ in The Big Bang Theory these lovable ladies really know how to get to my funny bone.  Bernadette Rostenkowski-Wolowitz (Melissa Rauch) was originally a waitress and co-worker of Penny’s at the Cheesecake Factory, which pays … Continue reading

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Keep the kids busy this winter with some classic fun!

Homemade Play Doh 1/2 cup flour 1/4 cup salt 1/2 cup water 1/2 tablespoon oil 1/2 tsp cream of tartar a few drops of food colouring Mix all but the last ingredient in a small saucepan. Cook over a very … Continue reading

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Kyneton for Morning Tea

For the Queens Birthday a friend and I went on a bit of a road trip and ended up in Kyneton for morning tea. The weather was not on our side, as we left Melbourne the clouds closed in along … Continue reading

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Want to know how you can get more done every single day?

I’ve been reading all about productivity and how the days of time management are dead. This is a scary thought for someone like me who prides themselves on their time management and organisational skills. The experts are saying in this … Continue reading

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