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by Lee on May 25, 2008

I am very excited to have been asked to become a contributor at AussieScrapbooking.com. My first Introductory Post has been published. This is a great informative site with lots of good information and lovely ladies, head over to check it out.

What I am listening to…

Angus and Julia Stone. Loving this Brother Sister duo, every song is unique check them out here. This is one of their songs Mango Tree, but they are all great, it was hard to pick just one, check out “All Of Me” if you can too….gorgeous.

What I am reading…

The Mortdecai Trilogy by Kyril Bonfiglioli

Certainly it’s not everyone’s cup of tea, but I am loving it, laugh out loud hilarious, but it may require a certain sense of humour, I don’t consider mine particularly sick, but then who does? I had dog earred several pages to quote here, but really it won’t seem as amusing out of context. As you are reading, imagine a lovable, slightly alcoholic, effeminate English womaniser with a cutting wit, it will give you the right tone. I saw this recommended on First Tuesday Book Club, and I’m glad I bought it. After that I am reading The Confederacy of Dunces, which I am told by Link is one of his favourite books, and he should know, he has a book database and everything!

Did you know you can purchase books from Amazon directly through my website? Check out the link in the navigation menu at the top of the page. And when you think Amazon, come and visit and order through me!

This weekend we had our dear friends Mandy, Dave, Odette and Mallory come and stay, I haven’t been very well at all this week, but it was, as it always is, a delight to see them and spend time with them, I promise to be more fun next time we see you guys! Loved seeing the girls catch up again too. Quinn burst into tears tonight saying how much she misses them and wants them to move back, I so wish they could. We fitted in a few games of Puerto Rico, since we had to give it back, and I am sad to say my 7 game winning streak is well and truly over, in fact I think I came last in two of the games, Dave was the reigning champ, although there was some controversy over his first two wins… but he is so sweet he is forgiven… and I am going to tell John Faine to leave him alone too!

I am thinking the fact that I am unwell contributed to my dismal performance, well that’s my story and I am sticking to it!

Once again, bad timing with my being sick, but we had Quinn’s 11th birthday party (yes, it’s a month late, but I have reasons OK!), anyway, she told me tonight it was the best party she’s ever had (although she did say that last year), I will post some pictures soon of what we organised for the party, I think they all enjoyed it, it was quite fun, headaches and all.

Brian and Bronte went to the footy again today, and saw the mighty Hawks victorious again (just), Bronte received her 3rd (or is it 4th)? football given to her by one of the team members what a lucky girl!

Coming Soon:- I’ve been tagged, watch this space.

{ 5 comments… read them below or add one }

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katef (10 comments.) 05.26.08 at 10:45 am

Hey Lee is the Aussie Scrapbooking site ‘open to the public’ yet? I wanted to leave a comment on your post and join the forums but it won’t let me register??

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Jen_A (21 comments.) 05.26.08 at 2:05 pm

As always, fun catching up with what you have been up to.
I will have to make a note about going through your site for my next Amazon order ๐Ÿ™‚
I look forward to see the photos from Quinn’s party. And what a VERY lucky gal Bronte is! They just probably can’t resist how cute she is ๐Ÿ™‚

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Angela (26 comments.) 05.29.08 at 9:17 am

WTG on the new gig Lee ;).. like Kate I tried to register but wouldn’t allow me too.. anyway, loving those drop caps ๐Ÿ˜€

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Karen (10 comments.) 05.29.08 at 7:38 pm

Congrats Lee! will have to check out the site ๐Ÿ™‚
Looking forward to seeing the birthday photos too ๐Ÿ™‚

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sherryll 06.13.08 at 5:51 pm

I await the birthday photos, congrats on the aussie scrapbooking gig, can’t wait for it, thank for the amazon tip, I will be sure to place my next order thru you ๐Ÿ™‚

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