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Why Driving A Taxi Is A Worthy Career Choice

My Parents Are My Working Class Hero’s Growing up, my parents owned and operated the towns only taxi business. This meant that 24 / 7 they had a duty of care to collect, find and pick up, the ordinary, the lonely, pensioners, workers , the disturbed, the town drunks and everyone in between. A tough way to

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Second Baby Photos From A Totally Unexpected Source

This picture is of our Miss Catana  still under construction and the chap to the right  is Christophe whose in charge of all the boat building at Catana Yard.  Unfortunately neither Captain nor I took this photo, as this week we surprisingly did not win lotto. How nice would it be though to pop off to

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The Lilly Deliemma

Lilly the Weimaraner is family. She and I both came to  our surnames later in life but now belong to the same pack. Our pack is loving, loud, interesting and always loyal. This post is about sharing Lilly’s story and how we happen to have the best dog in the world.   Getting A Dog Was

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First Baby Photos of Miss Catana

I am sooooooo excited! Our First Baby Photos of the beautiful Miss Catana.   Thank you to all the wonderful team who are building her – I appreciate! Now is one of those times in life I wish I had the Dr Who Tardis. France seems a long way from Tasmania…. (click on photos to enlarge

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“7 Rules For Choosing A Partner”

I own a hat box which holds all the special stuff I gathered as a teenager and young twenty something. Included in the box are love letters from my first boyfriend who used to write to me every single week, if not every single day – I kid you not. He took romantic to a

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MissCatana – the Preview Movie

This is a preview movie of the demo boat we went on when making our decision to buy misscatana You have to agree that the Captain looks very happy! Hope you enjoy the Miss x http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OZufCipR3fg 

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Poll “Tell Us Which Boat You Would Buy”

Money is no problem your budget has no restrictions! Your significant other will agree with you 100% but it has to be able to be sailed by the two of you… Which boat would you choose & why? (Not hard to guess what my pick would be!) If I have left your boat off, I

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“Tall Ships Visit Hobart”

  Walter was present to catch the action as the Tall Ships came into Hobart on the 20th September 2013   The below photos were taken from the the docks with my iPhone! Double click to make bigger / double click twice to make bigger again =)

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“Beware of Sharks And Other Things That Bite”

When I was a teenager I thought my youngest sister was stupid for watching JAWS. At 15 I had enough insight to know that I didn’t need to be terrified more when I was already scared of drowning. Why have big screen proof that a killing machine was waiting to eat me as I stepped

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“I Love Breasts – One & Two”

I love breasts, this is probably my most “man like” personality trait. I notice them. Always. I like small medium and large and quite frankly I think they are all fabulous. I like them when they are young and perky or old and well used. I’ve always thought laying your head on a huge pillow

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“Patrick Gives The Fish A Kiss”

Thank you for agreeing to kiss the fish. Before your first kiss, would you like to introduce yourself? Hello, my name is Patrick Gilot. I am a yacht broker working for Multihull Solutions and representing the Catana catamarans range in Australia. Originally from France I used to work as export manager for the yard in

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How To Be…Motherly Miss Advice

I have thought it ridiculous how easy it is to conceive in comparison to raising a child. Joy at the birth turns to shock and wonder as you  question how you became responsible for the lives of three little beings. You have to ponder sanity when you think cabbage leaves are a perfectly acceptable fashion accessory.