Category Archives: Parish

Home alone

It’s a strange feeling not to be able to hear the dog breathing. Duchess is Going to the Dogs, that’s the name of her beauty parlour. I dropped her there this morning at 8am for a fluff and buff –

Home alone

It’s a strange feeling not to be able to hear the dog breathing. Duchess is Going to the Dogs, that’s the name of her beauty parlour. I dropped her there this morning at 8am for a fluff and buff –

Going potty

I am trying to get my pot plants sorted. They need more attention that I care to give them and some need more shade than is available in their present position. Am I the only person who waters them with

Going potty

I am trying to get my pot plants sorted. They need more attention that I care to give them and some need more shade than is available in their present position. Am I the only person who waters them with

Coping

Just before I left for my holiday and conference, but after the incident about the passport (see first post) I went with some clergy friends to Bendigo to see an exhibition of clerical vestments at the Bendigo Art Gallery. There

Coping

Just before I left for my holiday and conference, but after the incident about the passport (see first post) I went with some clergy friends to Bendigo to see an exhibition of clerical vestments at the Bendigo Art Gallery. There

Mixing it

I had promised to bake a chocolate cake for the parish movie night last Friday evening. On Friday afternoon I got out the trusty mixmaster out and put in all the ingredients. It all looked too pale to me and

Mixing it

I had promised to bake a chocolate cake for the parish movie night last Friday evening. On Friday afternoon I got out the trusty mixmaster out and put in all the ingredients. It all looked too pale to me and

House calls

They just don’t happen anymore do they. I remember when the family doctor could be called in the middle of the night and he would arrive in his pyjamas and gown to attend to my fever. Now you have to

House calls

They just don’t happen anymore do they. I remember when the family doctor could be called in the middle of the night and he would arrive in his pyjamas and gown to attend to my fever. Now you have to

The return of the native

The plane landed at 5.30 am on Saturday morning. It was still dark and would remain so for some time. It also was cold, very cold and had been for some days. I recalled my need for a hat to

The return of the native

The plane landed at 5.30 am on Saturday morning. It was still dark and would remain so for some time. It also was cold, very cold and had been for some days. I recalled my need for a hat to