Driving down the Hume highway from Sydney, the dashboard thermometer tells me the outside temperature is nudging 43C. The sky is vast oven blue and has long since burned any clouds away. I pull into a rest area and step out into a fierce fernace wind. By the time I had taken a pee (which … Continue reading 2 nights in Jamberoo.
So today we took the cover off Ripley for the first time. On Thursday I will be driving her up to Sydney for some routine servicing of her living area, or as it is technically referred to….. the habitation module. Ripley has also had a few small electrical idiosyncrasies we hope to quickly sort out. … Continue reading Uncovering Ripley
Until now one of the frustrating things about using Instagram has been the inability to post pictures to the platform from your desktop or laptop. Well here is a quick and simple way to get around this. Open Safari browser. Go to: Safari --> Preferences --> Advanced. Tick the box at the bottom next to: … Continue reading How to post to instagram directly from your desktop Safari browser.
Juno loves his treats. But at a time and place of his choosing. So like a connoisseur of fine cheeses, he prefers to cellar them for a while. You know, to let them mature. To let them ripen. Most times we give him something nice to chew on, after a quick perfunctory sniff over, off … Continue reading Juno’s hidden treats.
Jack Kerouac (1922-1969) was an American writer who was heavily influenced by travel, spirituality, poverty, drugs and Jazz. The following is an excerpt from a letter he wrote to his first wife in 1957. I have lots of things to teach you now, in case we ever meet, concerning the message that was transmitted to … Continue reading things to teach you now.
A quick and simple vegetarian dinner for these hot summer evenings. Ingredients. Sweet potatoes. Canned kidney beans. Curry powder. Hummus Tomato Avocado Sauerkraut Parsley Lemon Instructions: Punctuate sweet potatoes with a fork and bake in oven until soft centred with chewy skins. Whilst the sweet potatoes are baking, fry up a can of kidney beans … Continue reading Baked sweet potato and curried beans.