Tuesday, 15 July 2008

108 and out.........

To all you lurkers out there thinking I can't blog it is tooooo hard well check out this story in the paper today.......this lady died on Sat morning and she was 108 yrs old and a blogger..........since Feb last year........you can find her blog here and here..............just proving it is never to late to take up a new venture..........

.........take care til next time.....Chookyblue.........

17 comments:

  1. wow - maybe there is time for me to finish all those WIPs....LOL..never too old! RIP Olive!

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  2. I heard about it on the news... amazing!

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  3. What a wonderful lady she must have been - and the sights she must have seen in her long life. I only hope I can keep all my marbles until the end and keep blogging.

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  4. blogging's a great way to keep the mind sharp...reading, writing, thinking...yup, I'm keeping it up! What an amazing woman!

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  5. You know I was just telling someone about Olive the other day. I have enjoyed her blog so much, just an an amazing life. I hadnt heard she was no longer with us. I am just a little sad! ;(

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  6. What an amazing woman! We should all be so adventurous.

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  7. Amazing. I have bookmarked her blogs to read at my leisure.

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  8. It read it on our local newspaper this morning! God bless her. She was amazing!

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  9. Wow! What an awesome, inspiring woman-am looking frorward to checking out some of her entries.

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  10. so true about the 'never too late' thing... What a dear old lady. And to think she was born no to far from me at Broken Hill... :)

    Jodie

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  11. It seems to me the older ones can remain interested are the lucky ones. I hope I never lose my marbles.
    I always cried when we lost a lamb.. too soft, me.

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  12. Hi Chooky Blue, thank you for the info on the site of The Life of Riley. It has made me wonder if I could be related to this amazing lady. My maiden name was Riley. Warmest Regards Lyn

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  13. How cool is that lady? I read that in the paper at school and it just proves that your never too old.
    Nicky

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  14. Hey Chook, thanks for the birthday wishes, and it is great being back at school although I've had a tummy uset the last couple of days. My big boy is home sick all week - so a shaky start to the term for our family.

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  15. Amazing.... imagine what she has seen in her life time.

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  16. Ive read about this dear lady being the oldest blogger and thought wow I hope I get to blog til that age lol everyone should blog it is absolutely great I love it

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  17. Found myself reading & watching Olive's Blog & You Tube Video's well into the night after seeing your post Chookyblue... " A Memory like a Hard Drive" indeed...(((LOL))) & to think Queen Victoria was still on the throne when Ollie came into the world.............. 1899. Fascinating Lady.

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