Even though 2020 has thrown a lot of curveballs, pampering is essential to health, both mentally and physically. It can give you the strength to keep going, fill you up, and refresh, and it adds a bit of a barrier to that next curveball (we all have them). These areContinue Reading

                           Christopher Many on Puck   I met Christopher and his partner, Laura, while they were embarking on an 18 month trip around Australia, not only the mainland but also taking in the beautiful isle of Tasmania. They had spent some time in Sydney celebrating, the new yearContinue Reading

  Jimmy Barnes is a rock legend in Australia. Born in Scotland, his family came to Australia as part of the immigration scheme of the time for people wanting a new life outside of the UK. The United Kingdom had suffered during WW2, with rationing continuing on into the 1950s.Continue Reading

This month we are going to look at books to make your home beautiful. They are all a bit different but very now. Hopefully there are a couple you can learn some designer secrets from that suit your taste.     Monochrome Home by Hilary Robertson The book is brokenContinue Reading

      Ernest Miller Hemingway was born in 1899, Illinois, United States. He was born to a middle class family, his father a physician and his mother had an artistic influence been from the musician class of middle class America. The nineteenth century for Europe and America brought aboutContinue Reading

    Gilbert Keith Chesterton was born 29 May in 1874, in England. Born into a middle-class family, his father enjoyed various hobbies and had a keen interest in English literature. As a teenager Chesterton’s primary interests were drawing and literature, including the writing of a personal journal, which heContinue Reading