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A Pair of Pears

Just For Fun:

Caught these two Corella pears blushing in the fruit bowl.
What do you think one was saying to the other?
Leave your answers in the comments below.

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Rose Cupcakes for Mother's Day

You might think, ‘Bloody hell, these look complicated!’
The truth is, I have NEVER iced cupcakes with buttercream before. This is my very first attempt! I have iced heaps of cupcakes with fondant and heaps with chocolate ganache, but never buttercream. 928 more words

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Beyond Boxing: Mayweather and violence against women

The world just went mad over the Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao bout. Hyped as “one of the most anticipated fights in boxing history”, it seemed liked everyone I knew tuned in to watch the match. 397 more words

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Recipe: Colourful Jelly Cookies

Which kid does not like jelly?
Er, actually, that would be me 30+ years ago.
Too wobbly. Too jiggly. Too slippery.

When we were kids, Sundays were special. 721 more words

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Recipe: Anzac Biscuits

When it comes to Anzac biscuits (or Anzac cookies) , the world is divided into two camps. No, I’m not referring to the Aussie diggers and the New Zealand soldiers. 606 more words

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Lights Out!

Our close friends dropped by on Friday to see Caleb (he’s on the mend, thanks!).
You know how it is with friends – a doctor’s visit soon turned into dinner around our table. 583 more words

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Beauty and the Beholder

Do not ask your children
to strive for extraordinary lives…
Help them instead to find the wonder
and the marvel of an ordinary life.
Show them the joy of tasting…

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