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Eyes bigger than our stomachs

So Friday evening we had not the energy to face the supermarket so we went to the nearest restaurant to have Schnitzel …. They were enormous… great value if you haven’t eaten for a week… but we had..

We walked our bellies home and sat in the garden trying to recover.

Jim spotted these… so we sat in an ants nest while Jim photographed them and baited them a little…

Then the flowing evening we BBQed and we made friends with the crow…. more pictures to follow…

 

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More Liquid Art

trimmed painting.

I have done a lot of liquid art this week, learning the techniques ready to teach in May.

Getting quite excited about the possibilities for fabric print design. using this method of finding form and colour and then editing digitally to upload to a fabric print manufacturer.  I am checking out Spoonflower.com as a way to make this happen.

English teaching

Jans Audio file

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Have you ever been in a situation with a group of native speakers and somebody has just asked you a question and you need to answer spontaneously? Do you feel intimidated?

Do you become frustrated because you know that if you were in your home environment you could do this without a second thought?

I am going to share with you three techniques as to how to make impromptu speaking in a foreign language much less stressful.