hello fox

http://i.imgur.com/aoKYR.jpg

angie & her friend jo have created all this amazing handmade jewellery for the Charity Angel’s flea market

Bedfordview Pre-Primary School – 22 Kings Road Bedfordview (across from St Benedicts), 10am to 3pm on sunday the 6 December, THIS sunday.

if you’re in the area code go buy some stuff for pete’s sake! (i looove those brooches)

http://i.imgur.com/wLhYR.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/zpXz6.jpg


1

i like the cold

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2649/4156229090_141f723e55_o.jpg

once upon a time (that’s how this feels) we took a train trip from prague to füssen then hopped on a bus to hohenschwangau and made our way up the hill to the neuschwanstein castle. fun!

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2511/4156224292_166c50ff6f_o.jpg

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2664/4156223274_7283bf6664_o.jpg

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2706/4156222584_2da1676eca_o.jpg

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2591/4155464361_a3b01352b5_o.jpg

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2563/4156226120_4f3745c292_o.jpg

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2767/4155462793_039417a663_o.jpg

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2684/4156227644_7e1359e9df_o.jpg

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2512/4156229326_5e1054806c_o.jpg

few more photos here

0

another day

everyday she takes a morning bath, she wets her hair, wraps a towel around her as she’s heading for the bedroom chair – it’s just another day.

i used to sit in the living room on my mom’s brown curdoruy couches (!) listening to another day over & over. for some reason i always imagined he had written it for linda mccartney (or at least, she played the protagonist in the mini-music video of my mind, her towel was pink).  i associate it with the eighties (because i played it from this album) – but turns out it was written in 1970 & was paul mccartney’s first solo single. linda does sing backing vocals, naturally.

2

rocking vans

Once upon a time — or more accurately, back in the 1970s — the van reigned supreme.  Riding in right on the heels of the fading muscle car era, the custom van became the ultimate self-expression vehicle– tricked-out and personalized to show all the world just how your bad self rolled. [...]

http://i.imgur.com/MnLCI.jpg

http://imgur.com/qqXWr.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/bci4U.jpg

from The Selvedge Yard

0

bop & jive

beer!

the best thing about looking at old photos of your parents is realising that most everyone is the same when they’re young (beer! braai! party hats! dancing! fun!). [check out that speedo in the background]

braai

dad in the shade

stripes & aviators, looking cool.

hells yeah

short skirt

mom groovin'

re: the title, my dad STILL says “bop & jive”

4