Monthly Archives: August 2017

Say it with Slippers (or Paphiopedilum)

Today I saw an amazing display of Paphiopedilum, commonly known as Slipper Orchids at The Centre, Dural.  The venue looks like a barn and did not show off the blooms in the best light but they couldn’t help being beautiful. … Continue reading

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The Three Million Dollar Library

On Sunday Ben, Ang and I went to Double Bay by ferry.  Ben was treating us to lunch at the famous 21 and afterwards we visited Wollahra Library at the top of a mall. When I saw the large letters … Continue reading

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“Orchids by the Sea” @Dee Why RSL Club

My friend Janet drove me to the Northern Beaches today to see yet another orchid show.  I’d imagined a backdrop of the ocean but no, the exhibition was inside one of the events room where they usually stage cabarets.  At … Continue reading

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