Sunday drive: savage seagulls, snakes and service with a snarl

Don't you love those Sunday drives where you never know where you're going to end up or what's going to happen? On a recent Sunday, Spider Boy, my sister Senorita Margarita (The Senorita), Mum (Batgran - has hero-like qualities. Like Batman, except she's Granny) and I decided to venture out on such a drive. We wanted to get … Continue reading Sunday drive: savage seagulls, snakes and service with a snarl

Gardenia oasis

I've done it again. Every year I tell myself I'm going to send out cards by December 1, and shop early for thoughtful, carefully selected gifts where I have time to enjoy the ambience of Westfield (charity collectors selling foam reindeer antlers, santa, freebies, happy people, carols, time to sit and try some kind of … Continue reading Gardenia oasis