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Anna Ferrett
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Eat Dessert First.
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Put Yourself In The Picture
The internet and technological
advances have enabled people to buy great cameras for reasonable prices that
are easy to use. Now the average punter can do most of the things themselves
that photographers used to do for them like produce printed or framed ph...

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The Lovers, The Dreamers And Me
The Rainbow Lorikeet may well be the sentimental favourite of Australians when it comes to back yard birds, especially here on the east coast. They can be loud, bossy, aggressive and messy, but all of this can be overlooked for their incredible beauty, tole...

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He Rocks In The Treetops All Day Long
I like to think I don't pick favourites among my birdie friends but the Noisy Miners are pretty close to my heart.  This tiny nectarivore is just so full of personality - they announce their presence in the garden with a series of dive-bombing raids on any ...

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You Stole My Heart But I Love You Anyway
So bloggers, I've been out of circulation for a while now with a persistent illness and that pesky uni work I keep having to do.... so apologies for my long absence and hopefully I can come back with a bang, at least until my next (and final) postgrad subje...

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Birds Of A Feather Flock Together
"A bird does not sing because it has an answer. It sings because it has a song." ~ Chinese Proverb Rainbow Lorikeet feeding on the blossoms of a Golden Pender tree Rainbow Lorikeets Or so the saying goes, played out especially in the typical Australian back...

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Old Guys Rule
Cotton Beach, April 2009, on our honeymoon This is a special week for the Brashness - he has a birthday coming up. I won't reveal his age but he did get a free bowel screen notification from the government so you'd figure it was a big one, maybe ending in z...

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I Took The One Less Travelled By
Well bloggers I haven't posted in a while with uni assignments, bank disputes and neighbour problems taking up more of my brain than I'd like. I now have no excuse - no uni until July so I have time on my hands to churn out a blog or three. I thought I'd al...

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And The Greatest Of These Is Love
Join me on a very personal journey as I talk about what Mother's Day means to me, illustrated with a small selection of images of some of my direct line female ancestors (captioned with maiden names). Annie Robinson, my mother's paternal grandmother. She li...

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Solidarity Forever
It's no secret to any of you following the blog that I have more than a bit of pinko in me and sometimes put it out on display. Last weekend saw Labour Day marches across the country and the world, reminding everyone that the work entitlements we take for g...

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Solidarity Forever
Do you enjoy a five day week, eight hour day, annual leave, sick days, penalty rates, overtime or any combination of the above? If you do, thank a union. In fact, you should thank the union movement for most of our modern day worker's rights and entitlement...
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