Showing posts from January, 2016

New Year, new dreams

G'day all!

Who can believe that it is 2016 already?

Anyone?  Bueller?

How did it get to be 2016?  What happened to all the years previous?  How did they flit away so quickly?

Welcome, 2016.  I expect you'll be a pretty interesting year - if nothing else, I expect to reach a fairly momentous birthday.  I also wonder how on earth that happened and how things can be 20 and 30 years ago and I was an adult (of sorts) then....

I have to say that 2015 ended beautifully - after a month where we had the second-highest rainfall ever and one of the most rainy months (aka days with measurable rain) ever, the last few days were superb.  Frosts overnight and then gloriously sunny days.

 I even crawled out of bed early enough to catch sunrise at one of my favourite beauty spots.  Okay, so local sunrise is after 8am, but I'm a bit of a night owl and getting up at 7:45 was an effort!

Many people start the New Year with resolutions, but I've found resolutions are made to be broken.  Ins…