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I hate what has been done to the people of Brussels but I choose to respond with compassion and hope. 

I am terribly distressed about the events in Brussels yesterday. I am reposting a blog post I wrote back in April 2015 in response to the Charlie Hebdo attacks. I am again having the discussion with my family about terrorism. … Continue reading

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A passionate response to Terrorism

I was terribly distressed by the events against Charlie Hebdo on the 7th January, 2015. I know I am not alone with the distress I feel. Today I want to put some thoughts about it down . I want to … Continue reading

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A passionate response to my year in 2014 and what 2015 holds.

It is Friday 2nd January today and I am sitting contemplating my New Year’s Inspiration List for 2015 and reviewing 2014. 2014 was a wonderful year for me. David and I and the children had a wonderful holiday, I completed … Continue reading

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A Passionate response to being uncomfortable

This post is about being uncomfortable. I choose to have goals and I choose to do things that make me uncomfortable. I also choose to live a happy and content life. Today I am struggling with how uncomfortable I want … Continue reading

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A passionate response to Teenage parties

I have read a lot about the rape culture that is rampant in the present generation of young people. I have read a large amount about the fact we should teach our young men that it is not appropriate to … Continue reading

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Welcome speech for new parents at school – A passionate welcome to new parents .

Hi – my name is Jenny Tucker. I have been a parent at Payne Rd State School for eleven years and am Vice President of the P and C. Leigh Passfield is president of the P and C and her … Continue reading

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A passionate response to Death.

Today I am musing on illness and death. Our culture does not talk about death. Aussies live in a wonderful country and we are generally a fun and loving group of people. We have an fantastic climate and we live … Continue reading

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A passionate response to Schoolies

My thoughts about schoolies I don’t want my kids to go. I want my kids to be social enough to want to go. I don’t want my kids to drink alcohol or take drugs. I won’t offer alcohol to my … Continue reading

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A passionate response to The Secret Race

I finished the Secret Race yesterday by Tyler Hamilton and Daniel Coyle. I enjoyed it so much. Tyler Hamilton seems like a genuinely nice guy. He was a young rider caught up in a world that even though he was … Continue reading

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