Here we are at the end of another month and for us in Australia, the end of winter is near. Di is doing a great job standing in for Melanie while she takes some time off. Here are the questions.
1. Which of the following could you do without? TV, Computer, Mobile Phone.
I don’t even have to think about this one. Mobile Phone. I hate them. Unfortunately, it is getting harder to do without one as more and more website insist on two step verification using a code which they will only text you. Everything is done with an app these days. I much prefer to use my PC or laptop for tasks.
2. Do you have a lot of old photographs in a box, or did you put them in albums?
Both. I have many photo albums from when I was younger and more recent ones I made when I started scrapbooking. However as both David and I took a lot of photos I have forty years’ worth of photos and slides in boxes waiting to go into albums or onto the computer. One day it might happen.
3. What was the first thing you bought for yourself when you started work?
When I was a teenager, it was probably a record album. I don’t remember. When I went back to work aged 30 the first thing that I bought for myself was a camera. A secondhand Pentax MG film camera. I used it for years.
4. What is the biggest thing you have bought that did not require finance?
This house. I bought it with the proceeds from the sale of my previous home and some money I had in savings.
Spring is coming. Flowers are starting to bloom. I can’t wait to see the tulips next month. We bought some new roses and if we can make sure that the possums and pademelons don’t eat them, we might get some nice flowers this summer.