Monthly Archives: January 2013

Keep On Walking – Quotes on Rejection

    Rejection Quotes Words from the wise, passed on to us:   Over the years, I have come to realize that the greatest trap in our life is not success, popularity, or power, but self-rejection. Success, popularity, and power can indeed present a great temptation, but their seductive quality often comes from the way […]

Baby Blackbird

    Baby blackbird At my window Looking in at me Her home a nest Nicely hidden In my garden tree I watch her sitting At my window While she watches me In my curious nest, Then unbidden She flies back to her tree I feel so privileged that she lives happily here with me. […]


Hi Everyone,  Yes, I’ve been off the air lately due to so much happening over the holiday period, but I’ve had lots of very faithful folks viewing just the same.  Thank you all so much.  Is is good to be back and I hope you like the post about our sugar industry which has just […]

Sweet Home, Queensland

Sugar Cane Australia is the third largest sugar producer in the world and Queensland provides 95% of Australia’s sugar yield.  I grew up in South East Queensland and at one stage my father worked for the Moreton Sugar  Mill in Nambour.  There were many cane farms in the area at that time.  With progress and […]