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Returning to Ballet at 61

Returning to Ballet at 61

In the past 6 months I’ve had the privilege to meet some amazing people on our Daily Drive Radio Show, sponsored by the FiftyUp Club. Here's one of those stories:  As a child, Vicki Wilson dreamed about one day becoming a professional ballerina. Vicki was 4 years old when a teacher suggested to her mother that she try ballet as a way of seperating from her mum who she was very close to. G... read more>
Click Go The Shears, 2 Million Times!

Click Go The Shears, 2 Million Times!

He’s shorn close to two million sheep in a career spanning six decades, and now one of Australia’s most well-respected shearing contractors is going to be inducted into the Shearers Hall of Fame.  Ron started work as a rouseabout at Winton when he was 13 years old. He was shearing by the age of 17 and one of his most prized possessions – “a family heirloom” – is the 25 carat gold handpiece g... read more>
SAVERS GUIDE: 8 Ways to find better value on Home & Car Insurance

SAVERS GUIDE: 8 Ways to find better value on Home & Car Insurance

SAVER'S GUIDE It can be difficult to know where to start when you want to save on Home & Car Insurance, so here are our 8 Top Tips: 1. Shop around, or you’re a sitting duck We’ve seen customers save hundreds on their car or their home & contents insurance by shopping around. It's a mistake just to pay your renewal every year without question. 2. Mystery-shop your own prov... read more>
Incredibly useful kitchen hacks

Incredibly useful kitchen hacks

My poison of choice these days is white wine, in fact, I’ve been dragged kicking and screaming out of the 90’s with my bottle of chardonnay. I never did get the whole Sav Blanc thing.  Trouble is, if I want to stay awake for more than 2 drinks, I need to water it down. I’ve been doing this for about 10-15 years now and it makes a big difference in how you feel. I use a ratio of a third wine,... read more>
Fancy Being An Angel?

Fancy Being An Angel?

I had the absolute pleasure this week of speaking to Marjorie Pagani. Marjorie is the CEO of an organisation called Angel Flight that coordinates non-emergency flights to help country people trying to deal with the triple trouble of bad health, poor finances and daunting distances.  Angel Flight started in 2003 when Businessman and Pilot Bill Bristow and some of his pilot buddies heard about... read more>