My daughter and I were excited to fly together for the first time recently. At the airport to visit my 1 week old grandson, I began to ponder this question: Does working FIFO lifestyle take away the excitement of flying? My tradition is to have a beer in the bar … Read more..
Australia Day Celebrations This holiday is very special in our country, and also celebrated throughout the world by Aussies living, working or holidaying overseas. It is a day when we recognise Australians for their contributions, and accept new people as Australians, with citizenship ceremonies held nationally. Wherever you are, whatever … Read more..
This time of year can bring many challenges and choices. You may be working, traveling, at home with friends and family, alone, or perhaps a combination o f all these during the “silly season.” Over the years I have worked many Christmas Eve and boxing days, and one Christmas day. … Read more..
Mackay/Townsville area listed as 2nd in Australia on the list of biggest binge drinkers. Why do we binge drink? I can tell you why I do. Working away from home, trying to stay safe, keeping your job and earning $$ whilst avoiding sickness and injury. Most would rather … Read more..
BOYS ARE CRAZY!! NOT LIKE GIRLS Let’s face it. They can be annoying, loud, rough, muddy, messy….. crazy! Not like girls. My eleven year old grandson argues and carries on with older male relative in the house constantly. They try to out do each other all the time. Argue, … Read more..