• Live Simply to Simply Live

    Farm Girl

    I see myself as a farm girl living in the city. I like farm life. For many years I lived on a couple of acres with all the possibilities farm life offers, at least on a small scale. My mind travels to another place where there are wide open spaces, paddocks they never end, fresh air (shared with the occassional fly) and quietness. Even with the noise of nature and farm animals I find comfort in farm life. I love the opportunity to see the radiance of the sky at night, uninterrupted by the lights of city living. Even though I live in the city I am not enticed by…

  • Life Day By Day,  Life Matters

    What about water?

    Have you ever heard someone say, “what about water”? You may be going on a picnic, a long drive or even going fishing. If so, you will need to take water with you! Yesterday we were told we would have no water for the day! This was due to repairs on the main water line. In urban Australia we take water for granted. We turn on the tap and water comes out. We do not think much about it. The only time it gets our attention is when there is no water The news we had no water for the day got us up early! We showered, had breakfast, ready…