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So this is how twins are made ...... I always wondered!!

Thursday, January 27, 2011

How twins are made...I thought this was just plain cute.
So this is how they do it...



One of life's great mysteries solved.

(Only twenty years ago, no one would have understood this joke!)

  
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2BEHEALTHYAGAIN 1/29/2011 4:41PM

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That's just too cute!! Much better than being found under a cabbage leaf!

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EVER-HOPEFUL 1/28/2011 4:24PM

    thanks for the smile love. emoticon

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JOANOFSPARK 1/28/2011 3:54PM

    awwwwwwww that is soooo cute....roflol! and so true that just a few years ago, no one would have understood the joke, but what a cute idea and what an absolutely adoreable picture. emoticon

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LIBBYFITZ 1/28/2011 1:03PM

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PHEBESS 1/28/2011 9:45AM

    LOL!!!!!

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ILOVEROSES 1/28/2011 8:44AM

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JAZZIELORI 1/28/2011 5:59AM

    ROTFL that has got to be one of teh cutest pictures I have ever seen!
Thanks for sharing it..it's adorable!
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IRONGRANNIE 1/28/2011 3:39AM

    This is just too cute!

My nephews' twins are nicknamed "Search" and "Destroy" !

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TWOTIMESS 1/28/2011 3:34AM

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Love it!

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2MUCHRUTHIE 1/28/2011 2:23AM

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1BEACHWALKER 1/28/2011 12:59AM

    emoticon emoticon So cute! I think they should wear those shirts all the time! Maybe that will be their new nicknames! emoticon

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NDORRIS 1/28/2011 12:13AM

    If they were triplets they would be cut, copy and paste.

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ONCEMOREAGAIN 1/27/2011 11:36PM

    That is the cutest thing! How sweet they are too!!

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MRSBENNETT2 1/27/2011 11:31PM

    That's funny! My kids can still trip me up with all this new-fangled tech-talk stuff...

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SMYLEERED 1/27/2011 11:18PM

    emoticon Years ago they would say -- hmmmm strange names for those twins.

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DAWNWATERWOMAN 1/27/2011 10:38PM

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MS.ELENI 1/27/2011 9:29PM

    Great.So cute

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LOOSEIT57 1/27/2011 9:15PM

    Oh how cute want to pinch their little cheeks.

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ABIGAILSING 1/27/2011 8:59PM

    emoticonI saw the title of your blog on a friend's feed. Glad I popped in.

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JILL313 1/27/2011 8:36PM

    Thank you for the smile you put on my face--mystery solved, at last!!

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TEDYBEAR2838 1/27/2011 8:27PM

    Is that adorable or what?

Thanks Emma

LET'S ROCK 2011 TOGETHER ~!

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26M8J7 1/27/2011 8:25PM

    So cute! emoticon

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BETHV10 1/27/2011 8:22PM

    extremely cute!!!

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BETHV10 1/27/2011 8:22PM

    extremely cute!!!

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YW84FRIDAY 1/27/2011 8:14PM

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NURSNANA 1/27/2011 7:54PM

    Hey Ann! I love this! Our son and daughter each have a set of twins! It has been such a blessing to our family.

Hope things in your area are gradually improving.

~Hugs~
Nancy

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ABBY_G 1/27/2011 7:42PM

    Sweet!

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LITTLEFARMMOMMA 1/27/2011 7:41PM

    I love it! emoticon

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46SHADOW 1/27/2011 7:41PM

    very cute. I wish mine were made that way!

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DEUSMACHINA 1/27/2011 7:33PM

    XD This is pure gold!

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GRANDMA624 1/27/2011 7:27PM

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RAYLINSTEPHENS 1/27/2011 7:16PM

    too cute!

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SUSIEPH1 1/27/2011 7:15PM

    Hey Ann, I sent that to you!!


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I Believe .........

Thursday, January 27, 2011

A friend sent me these sayings on an email - I guess some of you will have seen them before - but I still think they are worth sharing!!


I believe ..... that our background and circumstances may have influenced who we are, but we are responsible for who we become!!


I believe ..... that it is taking me a long time to become the person I want to be.


I believe ..... that either you control your attitude or it controls you


I believe ..... that it isn’t always enough to be forgiven by others. Sometimes you have to learn to forgive yourself.


I believe ..... that life is more precious than money will ever be able to be

  
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JOANOFSPARK 1/28/2011 3:57PM

    so true, and those pics are just so adorable....

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ANNEBURNELL 1/28/2011 8:16AM

    Great, as always...

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YIGOBUTTERFLY 1/28/2011 4:25AM

    Great ideas!

Jane on Guam

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IRONGRANNIE 1/28/2011 3:57AM

    Wonderful quotes, thankyou!

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GRAMMAP1 1/27/2011 10:53PM

    I believe those all make sense. Thanks for sharing Ann. emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

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LOOSEIT57 1/27/2011 9:17PM

    Absolutely lovely quotes. Thank you for sharing this with us.

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NDORRIS 1/27/2011 7:01PM

    Awwwww. Made me tear up. Darn hormones. Precious babies and true words. Can't beat that combination. Thanks.

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DAWNWATERWOMAN 1/27/2011 6:55PM

    BEAUTIFUL! I really needed to read this today. Thank you my precious friend! Love, Dawn emoticon

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RAYLINSTEPHENS 1/27/2011 6:54PM

    all very true.

I believe too.

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SPARKLE72023 1/27/2011 6:38PM

    Good ones and the pictures were adorable.

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LEXIE63 1/27/2011 6:33PM

    All so true! :-)
Thanks for posting these.
Hugs,
Lex xxx
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Wow!! What an Opportunity

Monday, January 24, 2011

I just heard on our (Australian) news that Qantas(the Aussie international airline) has a deal that Americans can fly FREE to Western Australia (Perth or Broome ) to then travel anywhere within Australia!!
I have no idea of the conditions or details - just that this is available!!

Come-on down-under!! This could be your chance!!
Contact Qantas for details!!

This link might help you understand more
www.westernaustralia.com/au/Things_t
o_See_and_Do/Suggested_Itineraries/Pag
es/Oprah_Winners_WA_Itinerary.aspx?ici
d=WhatsOn:Oprah

  
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1BEACHWALKER 1/27/2011 12:10AM

    Wish I could come on over! Wish this had been next year-can
t afford $2500 per person and up right now! That is nice they are offering the free trip to West Aust and Sydney though! I want to visit so badly!!! emoticon

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LIBBYFITZ 1/25/2011 6:19AM

    You have to book and pay to get to Australia, then once you are there, you can fly free to WA! emoticon It is all in the wording! emoticon

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DAWNWATERWOMAN 1/24/2011 11:14PM

    I couldn't figure it out but will try to visit the site again tomorrow when I am not so tired and stressed. You can BET that I would LOVE to visit. I don't have a passport at this point but it's something to think about. I think that you can get one for less than $200. Love ya, Dawn emoticon

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MS.ELENI 1/24/2011 10:31PM

    interesting.Wish I could but doc won't let me fly anywhere

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TEDYBEAR2838 1/24/2011 8:04PM

    Me too but they have not built the bridge yet ;)
LET'S ROCK 2011 TOGETHER ~!

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RAYLINSTEPHENS 1/24/2011 7:59PM

    oh if only I could!



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LITTLEFARMMOMMA 1/24/2011 6:59PM

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YICHE12 1/24/2011 6:51PM

    Australia is one country I would love to visit.

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SPARKLE72023 1/24/2011 4:20PM

    What a great opportunity!
Wish I could board a plane and show up for the Quantas special.



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TAMI1691 1/24/2011 4:19PM

    what a great opportunity.
thanks for keeping us informed.

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MRSBENNETT2 1/24/2011 2:41PM

    I think that's a fabulous way to promote tourism in that part of Australia!

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PLAYBLUES22 1/24/2011 2:35PM

    Sweetie, you are right, what an opportunity to see another country emoticon

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JERZRN 1/24/2011 2:35PM

    I looked on their website and didn't see anything about it.

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Oprah’s Impressions of Australia

Monday, January 17, 2011




Tomorrow night in Australia – Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday nights as well as Sunday – Channel 10 is showing the 4 programs that Oprah made during her visit – at least in Brisbane. I guess the same will be shown at different times throughout Australia!!

I also am guessing that this means the programs have been shown or are about to be shown in USA.

I know that a lot of Americans will think how lovely the country looks, that there are so many things to see that a holiday might be worth doing even though the distance is so great.
They will then think of the floods that have been so devastating in Australia recently.

Please do not let the pictures you have seen of the floods put you off – tourism is our life blood – and we will need that to recover totally.
You have seen my pictures of the recovery (see my blog – Hope rises from devastation in Brisbane) – these scenes are happening throughout the flooded areas and will be repeated in Victoria as soon as the floods recede.

We are already seeing the heart return to the cities – this was just a bump in the road,
By mid-year I know that there will be little sign in the main tourist areas – that restaurants and hotels will be open as normal and that food supply will have returned to normal.

A lot of Americans have asked me personally what they can do to help us in our recovery – my answer is – maybe come visit Australia, tell your friends that we are open for tourism, that we will welcome tourists and that they will see life that is “normal” here.. Tell people that we have put this behind us – we are open for business!!
And I am sure my fellow Aussies will agree with me in this , besides there are vast areas that have not been affected by the floods – that are “normal” still and will remain so!!

See you “Down Under”!!


  
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FATHINSN 1/27/2011 8:11PM

    My friend visited Australia - twice! - and she kept giving praises on how well-organized you guys on recycling and handling trash, so clean compared to our country (we're practically neighbor, I'm from Malaysia), how's everything environment-friendly. She also took some pictures and the scenes are breathtaking, I wish I can go there, too!

I guess this time of year, our this side of world is flood-season, what with the rain, storm, unpredictable weather. And sadly, mosquitoes and frogs breeding season, haha.

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SUNNYWBL 1/25/2011 11:19PM

    A trip to Australia is at the top of my things to do list, if I win the lottery. In the meantime, I enjoy all these glimpses that you continue to show to us. Thank you so much!

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SKIPSIDE 1/23/2011 6:47PM

    Australia - well worth the long flights from the other side of the planet literally!
Only saw bits and pieces of Oprah's footage but it brought back some great memories.

I'd be back in a flash ....when I get my next opportunity.


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401YVONNE 1/21/2011 5:25PM

    I did watch Oprah's shows in Australia. She did go all over, not just in one place. You country is so beautiful. I pray that one day I can visit your beautiful country (and my cousin).

Oprah did show the floods and asked the people of Australia to help the people who have been affected by the floods.

I pray that you are doing well. God Bless, my friend!

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1BEACHWALKER 1/21/2011 8:21AM

    On my wish list to visit...since I don't know when! Wish it wasn't so expensive to get there and such a long flight or I'd be there tomorrow! Oprah's show has been great! Aussie, Aussie OY, OY, OY-loved them chanting that! Love the spirit and friendliness of the Aussie's in the show! What a beautiful country-you have reason to be proud! I will get there one day! emoticon

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JILL313 1/21/2011 1:20AM

    Visiting Australia is on my "Wish List"!! I've heard it is beautiful there. . .I'll have to be in better shape to consider a long trip like that! I can Do this with SP and friends help and motivation! emoticon

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JAZZIELORI 1/18/2011 6:17PM

    God Bless you honey! I don't watch Oprah but I have seen many shows about your beautiful country! And don't get me started on your accents! I love them!! I do not know who is head of your country but he/she needs to get in touch with you because your country would get floods but not of water ..of tourists
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KT-NICHOLS-13 1/18/2011 4:20PM

    My childhood dream - visiting Australia. I have yet to make it but I will before I die ... a promise to me.

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STEPHIEKNITS 1/18/2011 3:11PM

    Australia is still on my husband and I's travel list!

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THATS_LOVELY101 1/18/2011 1:50PM

    I wish I could afford to go out of the country as well! One of these days :)

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LIBBYFITZ 1/18/2011 1:29PM

    I am planning to visit Queensland in April/May, i have a lot of Sparkfriends who live in an around Brisbane , I am having thoughts of a Sparkpeople get together? What do you think? emoticon

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SPARKLE72023 1/18/2011 11:20AM

    Hmm, that's a novel idea - - visit Australia. Sure wish I could. I'd fly out in a heartbeat. It's always been a magical dream of mine to visit that enchanted continent!

Lord willing, maybe one day I will have the health to visit the beautiful land of Oz. In the meantime, come on all you other better-able-bodied Sparkers. Think of organizing a visit. You won't be disappointed by the scenery or the people.

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KERRIEH2 1/18/2011 4:02AM

    Anne, you have said it all, we are always open and our spirit is amazing

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TWOTIMESS 1/18/2011 3:12AM

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That's great! "We are open for business!"

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IRONGRANNIE 1/18/2011 12:14AM

    I absolutely endorse Ann's comments. We really have the best country on earth and even though much of it has been hit hard there is still 10 times that much that hasn't (like all of my state, New South Wales!)

Doors are open and everyone is welcome!

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SUSIEPH1 1/17/2011 11:03PM

    Thanks Ann for a great blog!... I have lived in this wonderful Continent Australia for 44 years.... It is my home and my heart.
There is such diversity of regions... Desert, Rain forest, Bush, and City's that are equal to anything in this world.
Come down under and see for yourself ..
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LITTLEFARMMOMMA 1/17/2011 9:23PM

    What a great idea! I'd LOVE to come to Australia! Only right now, I can't afford to get out of the COUNTY! emoticon

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TEDYBEAR2838 1/17/2011 9:17PM

    I love seeing Australia through your eyes, as they have yet to build a bridge to it, therefore, I can't come and visit emoticon

ROCKING 2011 TOGETHER ~!

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MS.ELENI 1/17/2011 9:10PM

    If I was healthier and had more money I would come in a flash. It sounds like a wonderful place

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K__IERRA123 1/17/2011 8:37PM

    What an amazing post. It has always been my dream of visiting Australia, my dad grew up in Brisbane.

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FEATHERDUST 1/17/2011 8:29PM

    Australia is AMAZING. I'm an American that lived there for five months - down in NSW - and I'd go back in a heartbeat if I had the money/time. I never got up to Brisbane, but that's an area I would like to go visit someday. :)

I really hope the floodwaters recede soon - and that there are no more deaths - so people can get their lives returned to normal. It's too beautiful of a country to be devastated by a disaster like this.


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Hope Rises from Devastation in Brisbane Queensland!!

Sunday, January 16, 2011

Salvation Saturday and Sister Suburb Sunday!!
This blog, and the pictures in it, give me great pride in my fellow Queenslanders and Australians. I wasn’t going to write more on the floods here – but the world needs to know – that we are already bouncing back – “the weather may break our hearts but it will never break our spirit!!”
On Salvation Saturday – the Saturday after the floods in Brisbane – the Council asked for people to help clean up.


They were over-whelmed by the response – estimates range from 35,000 to 60,000 people turned up to registration points – and were briefed on what they were to do and what to take care of, and where they were being sent, then were bussed out to all the areas that had been flooded. They worked in 2 shifts, morning and afternoon.


From the air it looked likes swarms of ants descending on the city


They were supposed to register and show photo ID – as a form of control as they were going into strangers houses, businesses and private property to clean up, however twice the number that registered also turned up to help!!



They stripped houses of spoiled things, hosed off things they could save, cleaned sporting areas, child care centres, schools, pressure hosed rooves, scraped mud off roads, cleaned out businesses and others even turned up with bob-cats and back end loaders to help


There were lines of trucks taking rubbish away – and all this was freely donated, the time, the equipment they used, the vehicles – everything!!







They were even showing Queensland pride – or maybe defiance!!.
As well a lot of tradesmen turned up to help, donating time and expertise, – builders, electricians, plumbers etc – all going round assessing houses to see the damage and where the owner needed to start on repairs.

Help came, and is coming from local to great distances away – I just heard of some wonderful people coming from South Australia to help – and a few have even flown in from overseas.
The volunteers were asked to bring their own buckets, and cleaning things, water (to drink) and a snack. They were told to wear rubber boots or strong closed shoes, long trousers and a long sleeved shirt and to wear gloves!!
They found rubbish everywhere – a safe on top of a pergola roof, and all sorts of things in washing lines!!




Even frogs that had got washed up were rescued


Everyone who can is helping in one way or another – some are even cooking BBQ sausages for the workers, some are feeding (literally) the workers so their dirty hands don’t come in contact with the food,




4X, the local beer company, took a pantechnicon (huge truck) full of beer round the suburbs and gave out free beer to helpers, Thankfully for Queenslanders who are quite fond of their beer, the brew house escaped flooding and most of their stock was kept away from the brewery so was OK. The main buildings, though, were several meters under water!!

The same happened on Sunday as well as Saturday and will continue all week at least until the work is done!!

It is strangers helping strangers, all pulling together to get the city cleaned up and working again!! And its giving hope to the people who were so badly affected and had almost given up!! Its putting smiles on people’s faces and creating friendship that will last a lifetime!! But most of all – its Magic!!




Photos from the local Brisbane Paper

  
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TERRI289 1/21/2011 11:49AM

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I knew that the Aussies would take care of each other!

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DEBIGENE 1/18/2011 9:57PM

    I truly believe in the good of mankind, this is proof before our eyes. Thanks for sharing this beautiful sight.

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WILSLM70 1/18/2011 7:22PM

    Thank you for showing all the geat Aussie spirits in a really well written and moving blog.

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GARDENQE2 1/18/2011 2:27PM

    Wonderful! Wonderful! People can be so noble!

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SUNNYWBL 1/17/2011 6:14PM

    Once again I have shared your message with friends and family across the USA showing the awesome Aussie spirit!

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GOANNA2 1/17/2011 4:55PM

    Proud to be a Queenslander.Thanks for showing the world.

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LYNNOTT 1/17/2011 12:58PM

    How wonderful mankind can be! Such great pics! What great Australian spirit!

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SUNNY112358 1/17/2011 4:14AM

    So proud to see the true Aussie spirit at work. Thanks for sharing!

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KERRIEH2 1/17/2011 2:38AM

    Ann, I saw it on the news, we have a wonderful spirit here in OZ land,
Ozzie Ozzie Ozzie. It brought tears to my eyes, and I knew this would happen. We all get in there and help.

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AYAMMAYA 1/17/2011 2:30AM

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Our Australian Friends are so strong of heart and spirit!
You all inspire us!

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TWOTIMESS 1/17/2011 2:14AM

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I love this spirit!

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JILL313 1/16/2011 11:39PM

    You are right to be so proud of Australia and the people there. It is so inspiring how Australians responded to help each other--truly priceless. I honestly didn't realize how bad the damage was until I read and looked at the pictures on your 1/14 blog. I don't usually watch the TV News as it is too depressing most of the time but I love hearing about people helping others in need. God Bless Australia and Australians!!

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MOMMA_BEAR_69 1/16/2011 11:11PM

    Ann, Thank you so much for sharing the Aussie Spirit and these great pictures with us. This is a side I haven't seen on the news. Continuing prayers for all in need as well as the volunteers. May God continue to fulfill the needs of everyone...
Please continue to keep us updated.
Blessings and hugs,
Helen

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NIKALE 1/16/2011 10:08PM

  Hey Ann
It's my first time on since Christmas and honestly, I was, and still am, so worried about family and friends in Qld, it didn't even occur to me I have a whole other community of SP folk to be looking out for. Your blog is inspiring, so thoughful and well-researched with the pics etc. - well done you! Lotsa hugs to all our Down Under Sparkies affected by the floods. As the waters recede and the sun shines again, may we all be able to take a few minutes a day just for ourselves amidst the chaos, to remember, cry, smile and laugh again.
Cheers
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NURSNANA 1/16/2011 9:43PM

    WooHoo! Sounds like God heard and answered all our prayers, and He sent in an army of very good people to pitch in and help clean up! This is amazing!

Thanks Ann for sharing these pictures, enjoyed this blog very much!

~Hugs~
Nancy

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YW84FRIDAY 1/16/2011 9:09PM

  That really is something to be proud of... Thanks for sharing.

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26M8J7 1/16/2011 7:29PM

    Thanks so much for the update. So inspiring, thanks. emoticon

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RAYLINSTEPHENS 1/16/2011 6:24PM

    Awesome!

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LEXIE63 1/16/2011 6:11PM

    That is just superb to read and see. It warms the heart to know that so many people are willing to do this.
Wonderful! :-)
Hugs,
Lex xxx
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KARENA-G 1/16/2011 3:34PM

    Thanks for sharing this. I am filled with hope. emoticon

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JAZZIELORI 1/16/2011 3:24PM

    Oh my word i had forgotten you were from that part of our world...I wasn't watching tv until people began to talk of it and oh my what a tragedy..looking at the people being saved in boats brought me right back to katrina..I am so sorry of all the devastation
Lori

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LIBBYFITZ 1/16/2011 3:04PM

    What can I say! I have tears in my eyes! So proud to be an Aussie! It is amazing what people power can do! emoticonThank you so much for taking the time to put up this wonderful blog! This is what does NOT get on the news where I am ! emoticon

I have sent your blog to my Facebook page as i want all my Facebook friends to know how wonderful we are as a country!

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LITTLEFARMMOMMA 1/16/2011 2:51PM

    Wow... these photos are truly moving! Thank you for sharing them! Thanks for the note on my page, too!

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JEANHOW 1/16/2011 1:42PM

    Thanks sweetie for sharing. I've been worried over here in Michigan. Keeping you all in my prayers. Keep us up to date ok? *hugs* Jean

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BIBLIOMANE1970 1/16/2011 11:49AM

    It's just amazing how tragedy can bring a community together! Gives you such a feeling of pride in where you live :)

Sherry

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MS.ELENI 1/16/2011 11:21AM

    What wonderful people. Thanks for sharing these photo's of kindness

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DIASTER 1/16/2011 10:18AM

  Fantastic response, it says so much for character, compassion, and doing what is right. Love your neighbor in action.

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CAROLYN0107 1/16/2011 9:55AM

    I've been watching all the flood news on TV. Thanks for sharing all the news of the volunteers who showed up to help!!

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TEDYBEAR2838 1/16/2011 9:12AM

    I could hardly read this, my eyes were so filled with tears!~ Breaks my heart to see the devastation but fills my heart with tears of joy the most, because of the response of people both near and far.

God Bless Your Country! AMEN!~

ROCKING 2011 TOGETHER ~!

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OPALMOON 1/16/2011 8:07AM

    Anne, thanks so much for this update - these pictures are really heart-warming! So great to see our Aussie spirit and mateship in action!

Blessings to all, those affected and all those helping in whatever way they can!

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SPARKLE72023 1/16/2011 5:34AM

    It warms the heart to see how closely knit the people of OZ are as many travel far & wide to pitch in and help Queenslanders in their time of need!

Like you said, these new friendships will last a lifetime. God Bless each volunteer who is sharing the finest part of their loving spirit with y'all.

In these cynical days it is always a welcome sight to read about neighbor helping neighbors . . . . the way God intended.
Stay safe and thank some of those volunteers for the rest of us who can't be there in person helping you guys out.
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TAMI1691 1/16/2011 4:41AM

    Thanks for keeping us up to date.

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2MUCHRUTHIE 1/16/2011 3:35AM

    Thank you for the update with photos. How proud you must be of your countrymen and women. Beautiful team spirit! Blessings to all of you as you continue the clean up!!

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DEDICATED2HIM 1/16/2011 2:55AM

    Blessings be on your country...and indeed you already ARE blessed by the spirit and national pride of your countrymen. We could use a bit of that here! Awesome that people are willing to dirty their hands to help their compatriots who are suffering.

Many prayers for your people. God sees your need...

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1BEACHWALKER 1/16/2011 1:37AM

    Wow-such great spirit your countrymen show! Thanks for sharing and hope all is cleaned up and running really soon!!
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DAWNWATERWOMAN 1/16/2011 1:24AM

    My heart is full as I read this blog. I am so proud of your countrymen pulling together & spreading love & kindness. This is how people SHOULD help one another. How wonderful, not only for those who are benefiting from the help but for those who are showing great character & reaping good karma by providing the help. Bright blessings to all of your spectacular countrymen! Love ya, Dawn emoticon emoticon

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SUSIEPH1 1/16/2011 1:05AM

    Brilliant! my friend ...just brilliant!
The Aussie Spirit just keeps on keeping on!!.
How lucky are we, to live in such a great nation as Australia.
It makes me so proud to be a Australian!!
Thank you so much for such a truly marvelous portrayal of the Aussie Spirit!.
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CHIBIKARATE 1/16/2011 1:03AM

    I just got back from Brisbane and things get better real soon cheers mate emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

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