Craft, community and cake

Irish Skinner, Sue McFarlane and Olive Neuendorf

In the small Scenic Rim town of Kalbar old-fashioned crafts are being kept alive thanks to a group of women who meet every fortnight. The Kalbar Craft Group formed 33 years ago. The group is as much about friendship and community as it is about craft. I recently attended a Kalbar Craft Group meeting to speak with one of the original members, Olive Neuendorf and Kalbar … [Read more...]

Welcome to Boonah, my community.

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I've been working as a journalist since 1994. That's a long time and I can honestly say I've enjoyed most days of my writing career. However the majority of my experience has been in print publications. I'm a voracious consumer of publications - magazines, newspapers, online news sites, blogs ... you'll often find me reading some form of print media. My husband can't quite … [Read more...]