• Protected: Running round in circles
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  • A random page from Two Old Fools in Turmoil
    The bat and the mayor – a random page from Two Old Fools in Turmoil, the next book in the Old Fools series, to be published this year. *fingers crossed*   Something black shot out, swooped [Read more…]
  • Lola to the rescue!
    It’s been crazy hot here in Australia, and we are very lucky because we have a swimming pool. Lola is half cocker spaniel and half poodle, so she’s a water dog. It’s hard to keep [Read more…]
  • Forty-eight seconds – new Chickens trailer!
    Chickens, Mules and Two Old Fools has a brand new trailer! It’s only 48 seconds long, but I hope it captures the essence of the book. All the pictures come from our personal photo album.  [Read more…]
  • A rollercoaster year
    I’ve been looking back on 2016, and it’s been a real rollercoaster of a year. Joe arrived in Australia on January 1st so the year began well. House renovations began. Then baby Winter, my [Read more…]
  • Two baths a day
    Now that Lola is one year old, you’d think she’d have outgrown her passion for muddy puddles. Not so. [Read more…]
  • Easy Strawberry Mice
    Hard to believe it, but it’s true. My granddaughter Indy will be 4 years old on Monday. Her mum organised a cat theme birthday party, and all the food and activities had something to do with [Read more…]
  • The other young fool
    Here’s a date that’s written in red and underlined on our kitchen calendar. September 9th 2016. Why? Because that’s the date when Joe’s memoir, One Young Fool in South Africa, [Read more…]
  • A baby secret
    I have a confession. I’ve been keeping a very big secret. The reason for my silence was just that I couldn’t bear it if something went wrong. But, thank heavens, nothing did. [Read more…]
  • B is for Bella launches
    The second book in my new Sixpenny Cross series is now finished, polished and up on Amazon for pre-order. It’s called B is for Bella and  if you’ve read A is for Abigail, you’ll [Read more…]
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