Wednesday, 27 September 2006
AUDREY WILL BE TRULY MISSED BY ALL. HER SISTER ROSEMARY AND BROTHER IN LAW LES AND EXTENDED FAMILY IN AUSTRALIA SEND THEIR CONDOLENCES TO RICHARD; AUDREY'S HUSBAND AND HIS FAMILY IN PORTSMOUTH, ENGLAND.
Bless you all in your time of grief.
POSTED BY VEST, DAILY GAGGLE.
Wednesday, 20 September 2006
If unavailable open www.animalsaustralia.org
Go to major Campaigns, then on to Middle East Investigations, then on to video downloads.
PLEASE COMMENT. or state blog name and type, "Have read". Thank You.
Saturday, 16 September 2006
To add to my woes during the past week, the orthopaedic specialist having studied numerous x rays has booked me in for 'Keyhole' surgery on my right knee, this is to remove torn cartilage which is also adding to my aches and pains, There are other personal areas of my tired and worn body that need fixing too , but if fixed might lead to an over exertion problem , I am thinking in my case having lived without worrying over bodily privileges for a while I should let the sleeping monster lie.
Blogger news : one of my fav oz bloggers 'BURNT KARMA' supposedly retired from blogging recently to spend more time with her writing and family. she is a Channel 7 news caster and has been caught up in this PAPUA (Indonesia) cannibal thingy , will not waste time-see for yourself in the Saturday Daily Telegraph, My favorite news paper delivered to my door daily.
Click on, www.news.com.au/dailytelegraph
Thursday, 14 September 2006
Comments !! What comments, well there were two, one from a lawyer and another from looney English person, who is more than a few buttons short, this person along with a number of other bloggers whom I am convinced could be the core of the vitriolic comments have been blocked. from commenting, the 'S' person in particular, whom some regular commenter's informed me was trolling from this blog to theirs and stirring the can, thereby causing disruption to their thread of thought.
I now believe this threat has ceased to be a problem. however, I shall continue calling to comment, my average is about eight per day, and not always one liner's.
Ah well , I must leave it at that for the time being , I am having a physical health problem at this moment , more later.
Friday, 8 September 2006
Go to Google savebabe.com also on the same page click on to media animals Australia
This provides info on several middle eastern countries and their sheer callousness in dealing with animals. Children should not watch these scenes, your comment will be appreciated.
THIS IS A MUST SEE
Go to Google and type in
MEDIA ANIMALS OF AUSTRALIA
THEN CLICK ONTO THE VIDEOS
LEAVE A COMMENT PLEASE
Wednesday, 6 September 2006
For the very Latest News. www.news.com.au/dailytelegraph
My favorite newspaper which I have delivered daily.
Washup Indeed: Our district has had about four inches of rain overnight and up to about an hour ago. The race course is now under water and all bets are off . Day out cancelled.
As I write the rain has just just started again and is teeming down.
Monday, 4 September 2006
I received a request to create a price list of Australian food items and the equivalent price you would pay in the USA.
The information below was collected over the past 3 weeks and is based on the average price of some day-to-day food items. Remember U/S 75cents = AU $1-00
It should also give you a fair idea of what other items may cost.
The right hand column is what you will pay in U/S dollars for
these items if you buy in Australia. Scotch Fillet U/S $3.95
OrAUS $5.26 per pound, $ 10.52 per Two pounds, Two and a qtr
lbs =1 kilo Cost Aus/$ 11.50.
|BEEF||AUS per kg||USA per kg||USA per lb|
|Scotch Fillet||AUD $11.50||USD $8.66||USD $3.85|
|T-Bone Steak||AUD $9.00||USD $6.75||USD $3.00|
|Rump Steak||AUD $8.50||USD $6.37||USD $2.83|
|Round Steak||AUD $8.00||USD $6.00||USD $2.66|
|Sirloin Steak or Joint||AUD $7.50||USD $5.62||USD $2.49|
|Ribs||AUD $8.00||USD $6.00||USD $2.66|
|Blade Steak||AUD $5.50||USD $4.12||USD $1.83|
|Chuck Steak||AUD $6.50||USD 4.87||USD $2.16|
Add 25% to Above Prices
|Offal etc||AUD $3.50||USD $2.62||USD $1.16|
|LAMB||AUS per kg||USA per kg||USA per lb|
|Leg of Lamb||AUD $6.45||USD $4.83||USD $2.86|
|Cutlets||AUD $16.00||USD $12.00||USD $5.32|
|Rack of Cutlets||AUD $14.00||USD $10.50||USD $4.66|
|Shoulder||AUD $5.25||USD $3.93||USD $1.41|
|Leg Chops||AUD $9.50||USD $7.12||USD $3.16|
|Forequarter Chops||AUD $5.25||USD $3.93||USD $1.41|
|Chump Chops||AUD $8.25||USD $6.18||USD $2.74|
|Ribs/Breast||AUD $3.00||USD $2.25||USD $1.00|
Similar to Beef
|PORK||AUS per kg||USA per kg||USA per lb|
|Leg of Pork||AUD $5.50||USD $4.12||USD $1.83|
|Shoulder||AUD $4.00||USD $3.00||USD $1.33|
|Fillet of Pork||AUD $12.00||USD $9.00||USD $4.00|
|Cutlets & Rack||AUD $12.00||USD $9.00||USD $4.00|
|Forequarter Chops||AUD $6.00||USD $4.50||USD $2.00|
|Loin Chops||AUD $8.50||USD $6.37||USD $2.83|
|Sausages||AUD $4.00||USD $3.00||USD $1.33|
|CHICKEN||AUS per kg||USA per kg||USA per lb|
|Fresh||AUD $5.00||USD $3.75||USD $1.66|
|Frozen||AUD $3.50||USD $2.62||USD $1.16|
|Drumsticks||AUD $3.00||USD $2.25||USD $1.00|
|Breast||AUD $8.50||USD $6.37||USD $3.83|
|Eggs - 1 dozen small||AUD $1.50||USD $1.12||USD $0.50|
|VEGETABLES||AUS per kg||USA per kg||USA per lb|
|Green Beans||AUD $2.75||USD $2.06||USD $0.91|
|Cauliflower||AUD $1.95||USD $1.46||USD $0.61|
|Broccoli||AUD $2.50||USD $1.87||USD $0.83|
|Carrots||AUD $1.00||USD $0.75||USD $0.33|
|Celery - bunch||AUD $2.50||USD $1.87||USD $0.83|
|Potatoes||AUD $1.50||USD $1.12||USD $0.50|
|Parsnips||AUD $6.50||USD $4.97||USD $2.16|
|Swede||AUD $3.50||USD $2.62||USD $1.16|
|Cabbage - Savoy||AUD $1.00||USD $0.75||USD $0.33|
|Onions - Brown||AUD $1.25||USD $0.93||USD $0.41|
|Onions - Spanish||AUD $2.75||USD $2.06||USD $0.91|
|Mushrooms||AUD $7.00||USD $5.25||USD $2.32|
Sunday, 3 September 2006
I have received greetings from our five sons also from ex Daughters in Law.
I also wish to send greetings to my Dad "Happy Fathers day Dad" still remember you,
Dad died Dec-1929. And to all other Fathers "Have a nice Day"