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Grandma, tell me your story

After attending a session at the Eltham Library about telling your family’s story we returned home with a few questions to get us started. There needs to be a male version too!

Unbreakable, by Jelena Dokic

I remember Jelena's father, Damir Dokic, when he was on Bourke's Backyard, and he looked ready to explode at any moment. I've never seen Don Burke be so careful with a guest. This was a small sample of what Jelena's father was like. 

Ringwood to Belgrave Rail Trail

An interesting ramble through the suburbs along the outer eastern Melbourne metropolitan railway line of Ringwood and Belgrave. Just under 19 km each way making it a good distance for a half day ride. Related Images:

Lake Lysterfield Walk

A short 6km pleasant walk around Lysterfield Lake, wildlife and scenic views of the lake make this walk most enjoyable.

12 Rules for Life, Jordan B Peterson

I first learnt of Jordan B. Peterson from an interview he did about why men and women progress differently in the workplace. He gave many excellent arguments and his reasoning made the interviewer look foolish. I wanted to read more of his work and his book "12 Rules …

The Tattooist of Auschwitz, by Heather Morris

At first the novel comes across as an easy to read Mills and Boon like romance tale. But once I read more about the terrible situation in the prison camp and the small actions that can make a difference whether you live or die I soon appreciated it …