Category: ecology

HALLOWEEN/MAY DAY

It is Beltane here in OZ The sabbats are seasonal: so in the southern hemisphere it is Beltane (MayDay) In the northern hemisphere it is Samhain (Halloween) Beltane was a fertility festival where the villages would come together: This way “in- breeding” – in… Continue Reading “HALLOWEEN/MAY DAY”

Beltane

It is Beltane here 😀 The sabbats are seasonal: so in the southern hemisphere it is Beltane (MayDay) In the northern hemisphere it is Samhain (Halloween) Beltane was a fertility festival where the villages would come together: This way “in- breeding” – in the… Continue Reading “Beltane”

On a happy note

Because my last blog was so depressing I wanted to write a happy blog. I still love where I live. There are still some flora and fauna left but no where near what there was when I first moved here: but as this is… Continue Reading “On a happy note”

VEGAN

This is a reblog with a bit added In South Australia in the 1970’s and 80’s vegetarians and vegans were not catered for. There was a cafe on the corner of Hindmarsh Square and Rundle Street Adelaide, called “Carrots” : one restaurant that catered… Continue Reading “VEGAN”

KUNGFUTZ SAY

This heritage bushland was set alight: Soon after it was real estate development: Real Estate companies pay the fines associated with destroying heritage bush land because they make heaps more money than the fine. In this case they were not fined at all because… Continue Reading “KUNGFUTZ SAY”

Thank God I am an Atheist: Pun Intended

I have used this title a few times the first was 2014 then 2016 and again when the high court over turned George Pell’s conviction.   Several of my friends have told me that I am not an athiest They may be correct: I… Continue Reading “Thank God I am an Atheist: Pun Intended”

WHO ELSE IS ANNOYED BY THE ATTITUDE THAT ONLY HUMANS MATTER?

I have had a lifetime of being told I was wrong and psycho for caring about other life forms: I studied world religions (as an elective) at teachers college (as a mature student) in the 1970’s so I was aware of Ahimsa: But found… Continue Reading “WHO ELSE IS ANNOYED BY THE ATTITUDE THAT ONLY HUMANS MATTER?”

COUNTING MY BLESSINGS

Managed to walk my best friend this morning 2nd time in a month When walking back to the car there was a mother duckling and tiny babies next to the path: Riley didn’t bother them  😃 unfortunately I hadn’t taken my phone so couldn’t… Continue Reading “COUNTING MY BLESSINGS”

CHANGES FOR THE BETTER

I was recently asked for my date of birth –which I gave And said “I AM FLOWER POWER GENERATION“ The young lady replied “Lucky you” I said“NO –LUCKY YOU” My generation were responsible for social change: (that is all that I said –the rest… Continue Reading “CHANGES FOR THE BETTER”

STANDING ON MY SOAP BOX —AGAIN

Most humans think that they are intelligent and caring yet they continue to destroy the ecology and waste resources? Wise people have been warning us that we are destroying the ecology long before I was born. And we are still being told https://populationmatters.org/ Please… Continue Reading “STANDING ON MY SOAP BOX —AGAIN”