My bakery has been the pride of Warragul for generations. A few years ago we ran into some financial trouble and I was really worried I would be the one to let the family and the business down. StockX Accountants came on board at a difficult time, experiencing us at our worst. Continue reading
I have been in Port Melbourne for a year now and I work from home. I don’t like to go out more than is necessary and live my life more or less within 5-10km of my home. I venture out on the weekends and for holidays but when it comes to the day to day, being smart about geography is a great way to be efficient. Continue reading
It’s just one of those accepted facts that women go a little crazy come wedding time and you’ve got to be ready for it. Lovely husband that I am (then fiancé), I had been preparing, consulting with my sister and her friends about the best of this and that. They really killed it on the wedding dress recommendations taking Justine to The Designer Bridal Room. Continue reading
The difference between dealing with individuals and dealing with businesses is completely incomparable. Everyone who has had their own business will know that quality staff are few and far between. I’ve had some absolute stars and I would do anything for them, but I’ve also had some real shockers. Continue reading
Richmond is a great place to live close to all the action of the city, the Yarra and Melbourne’s sporting precinct.
We hate the traffic and the dodgy industrial areas but there are lots of nice streets throughout the suburb and great things happening here.
We’ve been in Richmond for about two years now and have slowly gotten settled in our home.
One thing we had to take care of and have now finally done were the bathrooms. We have an old townhouse and it just had the one bathroom down the back off the kitchen.
It was all pretty worn and unpleasant but redoing everything was a fun little exercise. Watermaster Plumbing were a great help in what became a really big plumbing job.
For a plumber in Richmond they really know their stuff.
Ace Mechanics wrote the book on mobile car service. There are one or two other operators out there doing the same sort of thing but not with the same care and quality, of that I’m certain. I know a thing or two about car mechanics having raced cars as an amateur for much of my youth. Continue reading
My word is my bond but most landlords want a little more. It’s a sad situation that honour means nothing these days but I suppose that is the world we live in. while I have many a word I’m just a little short on funds at the moment. I wouldn’t say I live hand to mouth but I am a freelance writer so there are good days and bad ones. Continue reading