I’m a cat lover and can’t abide cruelty, so she picked her target with me, but I’m not a sucker either, not even for a tiny, cute little kitten who was grateful for a scratch and a bit of milk.
It’s time for quinoa to move over and make room for (drum roll please), frrrrrrrreekeh.
There was some sense of satisfaction and ‘‘hostess with the mostest’’ as I smoothed the last doona cover and plumped the last pillow, happy that we were providing cosy, fresh and clean beds for our guests.
I didn’t have time to wallow too long in my delusions of skinniness as number three child was prepping for a 9am exam that morning.
Granted the track is not finished yet, stopping gently on Lake Rd, and abruptly at the corner of Bolitho Rd and Breen Ave, but when it is all linked up, what a fantastic facility for our town.
We’ve cleared our egg slate clean and are determined not to waste the daily labours of our chooks.
When you have kids at different schools, and their formals fall on the same night, you just grab your hard hat and tighten your ammo belt ready for the assault.
Past experience has taught me that handbags can be tricky little suckers.
Through we went, noting the family photograph of the Governor General and the Queen on the sideboard in the hall.
I would choose the CWA audience any day — it didn’t feel like I was ‘‘speaking’’, but more like we were having a chat.
Tatura’s Jennifer Hippisley will head up a state education advisory group after being elected as the chair of the Victorian Local Learning and Education Network Broker Network.
After a tennis career spanning 62 years, of which the last 35 years have been as a coach, Yarrawonga's Jon Coleman is set to retire at the end of 2013.
The recent Kyabram Master Pairs, played over six days with crack sides from near and far, attracted some talented bowlers eager to win the prestige event.
A frequent visitor to northern Victoria, Care Connect's Graham Custance recently won a national award for his work supporting indigenous elders to achieve better health and wellbeing.
Three Goornong Fire Brigade firefighters recently completed a CFA course on safety surrounding urban firefighting and using breathing apparatuses.
Kyabram Lawn Tennis Club’s annual junior singles tournament again attracted good numbers from across the district.
But have opponents given up the fight?
Tocumwal Pre-School students are proudly flying their KITE at the Tocumwal Lions Community Hostel.
Tooborac Fire Brigade visited Tooborac Primary School last Tuesday to help the school complete its bushfire emergency management plan.
Residents urged to renew fruit fly baits to support local orchards.
A Korean company has a proposal with the NSW Government to built a $90 million ethanol plant in Deniliquin.
SPC Ardmona, is sending eight containers loaded with $250,000 of fruit and vegetables to cyclone ravaged Philippines.
The hunt is on for a buyer for Benalla and Mansfield Toyota after the business went into receivership last fortnight.
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