Tag Archives: Wauchope

Mid Winter Hibernation & Healing

Varicose Veins are another of the delightful things I inherited from my Father – together with his nose, long, gaunt face, hair trigger temper and belief that I know best about all things.  There isn’t much I can do about …
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I still call Kangaroo Valley ‘Home’

It’s a good thing that I had made the news public because my ‘best boy’ was doing some broadcasting of his own!  Angus Gripper made my impending visit to the Valley and the happy news of my engagement his ‘news’ at …
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The First Flood

The first flood! First it spitter spattered, and then it poured . . . and poured . . . and poured! Monday night saw me hauling the water pump out of the path of the rising tide by car light …
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The Big Move

Thank God for Jane Gripper (next door) who took charge of my packing, yard clearing efforts on the Saturday prior to the big move. I’d still be there now, faffing around, if she hadn’t turned into Heil Hitler and marched …
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