A busy day and Moyra's actual birthday


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October 7th 2019
Published: October 8th 2019
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Today was Moyra's actual birthday, so she had more presents from Pete at breakfast plus phone calls.

Moyra and Alan went off to a lovely little church hall in Drysdale to a life drawing class for a couple of hours. Winks and Pete did some gardening and chores. Good to have time together

Later in the afternoon Pete took Winks and Al to the 'Men's Shed' where Pete joins other retired blokes to do 'things'. The shed is well equipped for producing many repurposed items in wood, metal and other materials. It is a great place fo men to get together and chat, work on projects, garden or just hang out.

On the way home we went to Bunnings Hardwear superstore in Leopold, which is huge and holds a massive variety of stock. We ought the Kangeroo Foor plant and sand.

In the evening we went out to dinner to celebrate Moyra's birthday at Schnitz restaurant. Great concept as you choose your meat or veggie option, select crumb and add salad and chips, if you like! We had sweet potato chips. We bought a large tub of caramel ice cream for pudding!

We managed to catch
Pete showing us around Pete showing us around Pete showing us around

It was Elliot organised and equipped
up on our diary/blog too,


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Fantastic veggie gardenFantastic veggie garden
Fantastic veggie garden

They make their own compost and have excellent plant food from the wormary.
Stack of kindelingStack of kindeling
Stack of kindeling

They collect pallets from Bunnings, break them up, chop the planks into kindeling, which is sold to raise funds. Repurposing with a win win for all.
The Men's shedThe Men's shed
The Men's shed

The entrance
Part of Bunnings super storePart of Bunnings super store
Part of Bunnings super store

Winks and Pete off to buy sone sand
The massive interior of BunningsThe massive interior of Bunnings
The massive interior of Bunnings

The photo doesn't do it justice! The guy in the photo said this Geelong branch is a small one.


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