Everyone has a Hobby….Don’t they?

When I was a child everyone had a hobby.  We were sewers, knitters, embroiderers, musicians, gardeners, cake decorators, handymen and readers. But MY family had a few unusual hobbies.  Apart from the smelly teenage boys having their equally smelly ferrets, my uncle who lived over the road had a stable of horses he trained as…

Married to a Bedouin

In 1989 I married into a very large family.  At last count my three kids have 63 first cousins on their father’s side. …. three on the other. My husband is a Bedouin from the Negev Desert in Israel who arrived in Australia in 1986, a few months after the death of this father. We…