Ozcloggie is Jo Mulholland. Was Joop Mul. Retired school teacher. My teacher, in primary school, in Gouda, The Netherlands, who came from Indonesia, was my idol and very likely ‘clicked’ with my instincts to want to become a primary school teacher.
While it happened, on a different continent than where Mr Berretty taught me, I CERTAINLY enjoyed my 37 years of teaching, here, in NSW, – Sydney, Australia!!
Having moved a number of times now, THIS seems to be the last one: ""Villas de Florence" (Sadly, not a VILLA ~ ..IN..!!! ~ Florence but one of the ‘units’ behind a gate, IN Florence Street, RAMSGATE.
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BEFORE I started becoming such a regular attender at Bob Potter’s Ballroom Dancing studio, I was already learning to play the piano-accordion.

There was a concert, once-a-year and, at ONE of these, Mrs Else Brandman ‘cast’ me as a Dancing Teacher. Ironic and prophetic!
Because…………
I ‘hung around’ Bob Potter’s studio so much,
that Bob started taking me with him to the classes that he ran, in various Sydney suburbs, and I knew his ‘routines’ so well that there were times when he asked me to go and run the classes by myself!!

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RED ...IS!!! . .. a FAVOURITE colour....

…..part of my heritage! / Born in Gouda, (Yes! The cheese!), the Netherlands and, following in my parents’s footsteps, I joined the other ‘Swallows’, as members of the A.J.C. (Dutch for Labour Youth ‘Centre’)! / And I DID enjoy the weekly meet-ups and the activities, including, camping, in tent, on the ‘Veluwe’, where this Socialist ‘version o…
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Friendly Folks, in Ramsgate.

A quick 8 pm walk, in the dark to the “grog shop” and surprising how many friendly greetings received,here in Ramsgate, to the south of Sydney’s C.B.D., and why not? :) / I’m afraid I’ll probably be singing: “When the moon hits your eye, like a big Pizza Pie, that’s amore, soon!” / Restored my faith in the locals here, where I tend to feel that FA…
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"First Post"????

NOT at ALL!! Have been communicating via REDBUBBLE for a VERY long time now!!!
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