Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.

SLIMMERKIWI's Blog Entry Summary View

A good way to get picky eaters eating a bigger variety

Monday, December 01, 2014      9 comments

I was watching our News on TV tonight, and was very interested to see how a parent came up with an enjoyable way of encouraging her children to try new things. They have a "Blind Tasting Tuesday". The kids have to wear a good blindfold and the... Read more

My Eventful Day

Thursday, May 08, 2014      10 comments

Well, I had one yesterday. It isn't a kind of day I want to repeat, but I couldn't help but laugh to myself about it all. Yesterday morning I got a phone call. That in itself is o.k., BUT it was 4:30 AM. I answered it and no-one was th... Read more


Saturday, March 15, 2014      8 comments
aby-boomers.swf ... Read more

Who would have thought.....

Wednesday, February 26, 2014      10 comments

...... that losing weight can affect your EARS! I took my Step-father to the Audiologist today to get his repaired hearing aids and for adjustments to be made to them re his slightly altered hearing. They had been sent away for repair. An... Read more

Another year has passed

Saturday, January 25, 2014      13 comments

Another year has passed And we're all a little older. Last summer felt hotter And winter seems much colder. There was a time not long ago When life was quite a blast. Now I fully understand About 'Living in the Past' We u... Read more

What to do with old Gumboots

Tuesday, January 21, 2014      13 comments

There you go, now why didn't we think of that? ... Read more

How to beat the summer heat in bed :-)

Saturday, January 04, 2014      9 comments

For a while I have been pondering the resolution to this unpleasant quandary. Yesterday I came up with a solution, so put it into action. I have 3 wheat bags for the winter, and I figured that if it provides heat in winter, it can provide ... Read more

My Xmas Eve

Wednesday, December 18, 2013      9 comments

I just received an e-mail with this in it, and had to share it with you all.
jZB5S_g7s?rel=0 ... Read more


Friday, December 13, 2013      21 comments

This morning it is a year ago today that my husband passed away. emoticon Read more

A different start to the day

Wednesday, October 23, 2013      9 comments

Last night I didn't have a very good night AT ALL, thanks to distant neighbours down the road, talking and laughing really loudly until after 0100hrs. It was enough to set poor old Scruffy (dog) off, rushing out to the Rancher Slider, and yelli... Read more

What do you think of this??? :-)

Wednesday, October 02, 2013      11 comments
b.118705921489082&type=2&theater ... Read more

A "new" me

Wednesday, September 25, 2013      21 comments

Today I got my hair cut. Big deal most people would probably think, but for me it is, because I don't get it cut very often. It is almost a year to the day since my last hair cut, and the previous one to that had been just over 3 years prior.... Read more

Ten tips to be supermarket savvy

Tuesday, September 24, 2013      13 comments

This appeared in our daily Newspaper "The New Zealand Herald" , this a.m. and as it is a good reminder to us all I thought I would share it here. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Ten tips to be supermarket savvy ... Read more

My Dad's 100th Birthday

Tuesday, August 13, 2013      7 comments

Today was my Dad's 100th Birthday. It would have been lovely to have been able to wish him a happy birthday in person, but because he died 33 years ago, it was kinda hard to do that. My sister and I planned that she would go to the Cemet... Read more

Good News :-)

Tuesday, August 06, 2013      17 comments

Do you ever have times where everything seems to go wrong? I have - many times. emoticon Do you ever have ... Read more

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Last Page