“For women, shoes are the most important. Good shoes take you good places.”

(quote by Seo Min Hyun) I’ve been making plans for later in life. So many things to do & places to see. I’ll need lots of shoes I think, but my favourite boots will be with me still. Read my latest Women in Focus blog https://www.womeninfocus.com.au/people/dalelee/blog/2012/02/08/wisdom-of-the-elders

If you were going to Oz would you have worn the Ruby Red Slippers, or ?

Dorothy wore one pair of red shoes for her entire journey over the rainbow to Oz… I can’t believe she only took one pair of shoes. When I travel I pack far too many shoes, and they’re all in only one colour: black. There’s a rainbow of shoe colours & styles out there both for … More If you were going to Oz would you have worn the Ruby Red Slippers, or ?

“A beginning is only the start of a journey to another beginning.”

June 2007, with the excuse to celebrate the G.O’s birthday, was the beginning. Although we’d been friends forever and together for a couple of years, we’d been too busy sorting our lives out to do such crazy things as road trips but courtesy of a huge amount of frequent flyer points I’d accrued over the course of a … More “A beginning is only the start of a journey to another beginning.”

rat trike

The things you see when your missus bribes you with a coffee stop for a luscious milky cappucino at your old friend Bobby’s Cafe on the way to do the grocery shopping… Given the location at downtown Darlington (close to Sydney University, NSW Australia). I’m thinking this rat trike was a summer break project born of too much time & … More rat trike

the men’s shed

The Men’s Shed posts are photos taken by the Gorgeous One. This is a photo of his current shed tucked up under our old house. One of the G.O.’s aims is to supplement it with a bigger stand-alone shed & carport in the backyard. His workshop-shed is an eclectic mix of old, new, useful, just-in-case and just-because. A … More the men’s shed