The Lady In Red. On The School Run.

by Carol Jones on March 23, 2015

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It’s a very warm, late summer morning in February.

It’s 8am and I’m already in Bathurst. My nearest regional town in my rural patch. As I get to the roundabout that takes me into Bathurst, a detour sign points me in another direction.

To Kelso.

Because of road works.

The right hand turn into Bathurst at Kelso is controlled by traffic lights. And the traffic waiting for the lights to change is backed up past the Kelso Primary School.

As I’m waiting. I’m thinking. This traffic is more Sydney. Than a big country town.

Out of the corner of my eye, I see this vision in red. Streaking across the grounds of the school.

A young woman. With a figure to die for. Mid 30’s. Thick, dark hair wound into a messy top knot.

More sultry Eva Mendes. Rather than Holly Golightly.

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Dressed in a long, red negligee.

Spaghetti straps.

Very sheer.

Very see through.

I couldn’t miss the tattoo of the serpent climbing up her spine. And around her neck. To just behind her right ear.

Nor could I miss that underneath that sexy little negligee she was wearing – there was nothing.

Only the silhouette of her womanly figure.

As she approaches the line of traffic, she picks up the skirt of her filmy, red nightie, and in her bare feet, she tip toes between the cars – at a rapid pace – and runs to her very expensive, shiny black SUV parked across the street. Opens the door. Jumps in. Starts the engine. And drives off.

I burst out laughing. In the car. Out loud. To myself.

My goodness, says me. The dress code for taking children to school has certainly changed since I was a little girl.

And can’t help but wonder . . .

. . . if I’m the only one in that line of traffic going . . .

Oh! My! God!

And your reaction is . . . . . ??

~Carol Jones, Ironing Diva❤

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It’s not for everyone.
But it’s definitely for you if you’re fussy about the cover you iron on.
And if you love to support Australian made.
And want to put something back into the community when you make a purchase.

 

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Like this post? Share it with your family and friends on . . .

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Have a question? Email me.

Or phone me, Carol Jones, in rural Australia on 02 63 588 511.

Photos of my rural property are courtesy of me, Ironing Diva – who is also known as a Paddock Paparazzi – and taken at sunrise every morning.

All the photos in this post are of my Papa Meilland intensely fragrant roses in my hectare of rural garden.

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Heather Is 81. And Planning Ahead For Future Orders.

by Carol Jones on March 20, 2015

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Another phone call.

Another conversation with a story.

Heather is 81. Has been online. Knows what she wants to order. But doesn’t want to order online.

May I place my order now on the telephone, she asks.

Of course, I say.

I ask her if she’s a new customer. Or an existing customer.

I’m new, she says.

Welcome! Welcome! It’s a pleasure to meet you, I say.

She’s delighted with that response.

And quickly informs me that she wants a Gumleaf cover. A Superior Felt Underlay. And a Best Boy Pressing Cloth.

Her address is in a not too far away country town. With the ambience of a quaint village. And interesting shops selling wares made by the locals.

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Having visited a few of those shops, we veer off course in the conversation and discuss the merits of one shop in particular. The artisan bakery. Whose bread I still remember.

Steering the conversation back on course, I ask her how she found out about the Fitz Like A Glove™ Ironing Board Cover. A question I ask all new customers.

Oh, I’ve had one before, she says. And love it. It’s just starting to wear now. I think I bought it at the Bathurst Royal Show.

I blink. Because my brain is quickly ratcheting into the part that remembers events and exhibitions. Wow! The last time we exhibited at the Bathurst Royal Show was in 2002. So her cover is at least 13 years old!

She informs me it’s just starting to wear now. And decides to go online to see where she can buy another one.

She was given a computer as a gift from her children when she was 80 years old. And is an avid surfer of the internet.

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It wasn’t hard to find you, she says. I couldn’t remember the name of the cover. So just keyed in ‘best ironing board cover Australia’. And there you were. At number 1! And number 2!!

As is usual with me and telephone conversations, we veer off course again. For a little while. As we talk about how much she loves the freedom her Toshiba laptop gives her.

And compare the virtues of her laptop to an iPad. Wouldn’t have one she says. Her daughter was given one and never uses it. Too small. And too limiting.

How she now has her Christmas card list on her computer. Downloads recipes she never had access to before. Writes reports about local events for her village newspaper.

And is now in touch with all her friends around the world via email. Which she uses on a regular basis.

We talk about Skype and her disappointment in not being able to use it. Her internet connection is via a wireless stick, not an outdoor antennae. She says there just isn’t enough ‘juice’ in her stick to receive Skype. Regrets that she missed out on her daughter being able to Skype her when her daughter was overseas.

Having covered a wide range of topics, it’s time to part company.

But not before she makes my day.

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She’s ecstatic about how ‘personable’ I am. Which was completely unexpected.

How she can’t wait to tell her children how she surfed the net. Found what she was looking for. And was doubly lucky in being able to place an order by telephone.

Then we veer off again. She’s in gift giving mode. And ticks off the members of her family who will be receiving Fitz Like A Glove™ Ironing Board Covers as gifts in the future. Now that she knows there’s a friendly voice on the other end of the telephone.

Her parting comment is the icing on this cake. I don’t remember all the words. But this is the gist. “I didn’t expect this phone call to be anything other than ordinary. But it’s been such a pleasurable experience to do business with you, I want you to know that I’ll be back. I thought at 81, I wouldn’t have a reason to be back. Because the cover will outlive me. But I’ve loved this conversation and look forward to ordering gifts in the future.”

WOW!

This is what I miss when downloading online orders. The back story to each order. And the personal history of the person placing the order.

Do you prefer to order online? Or do you prefer to pick up the telephone in the hopes you’ll find a friendly voice, eager to take your order?

~Carol Jones, Ironing Diva❤

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Made with love and care in RURAL Australia by men and women who have a disability.


It’s not for everyone.
But it’s definitely for you if you’re fussy about the cover you iron on.
And if you love to support Australian made.
And want to put something back into the community when you make a purchase.

 

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Like this post? Share it with your family and friends on . . .

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Google+.

LinkedIn.

Have a question? Email me.

Or phone me, Carol Jones, in rural Australia on 02 63 588 511.

Photos of my rural property are courtesy of me, Ironing Diva – who is also known as a Paddock Paparazzi – and taken at sunrise every morning.

All the photos today are of that most gorgeous bird, Diamond Firetail. To complement gorgeous Heather!

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PS. And I have a fabulous newsletter ‘A Smidgen Of Gossip’. This is what a subscriber says about it. “Carol. Just had some time to read it and found that it is, as with everything you do, rather wonderful. A great read. W” You can subscribe to it by clicking this link. It’s FREE! This is not a lifetime commitment. You can Unsubscribe at any time. Don’t miss out. Click this link now!

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Yikes! A Criticism. What’s A Gal To Do?

by Carol Jones on March 18, 2015

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I encourage phone calls from my website.

I find talking to people is an excellent form of feedback. And what I hear often changes the way I run my business.

This phone call is a little different.

A criticism.

For having too much information on my website.

Rather than too little.

What’s a gal to do?

I pause. Think about how I should respond.

And quickly try to work out how I can turn this sow’s ear into a silk purse.

Part of the problem with a website is that I’m not a mind reader. So I can never please all of the people. All of the time.

When I receive criticism that I haven’t explained something well enough, I discuss it with my partner, Victor Pleshev. The architect who designed the Fitz Like A Glove™ Ironing Board Cover And Other Goodies product range. And. Who is. Also the creator and maintainer of our main website.

After much discussion and final agreement, he then rewrites that section of the website. In the hopes that it will be better than before.

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When I get asked questions by email. Or by telephone. That should be answered on the website. We again revise and refresh what we say.

And so it goes.

I explain this to my caller.

And also explain that it’s possible to search every website for specific information. It’s just a matter of using the Control + F keys, and keying in your search term in the dialogue box that pops up somewhere on your screen. It could be at the top right hand corner of your screen. Or the bottom left hand corner. Just look for it. It’s a function that I use all the time on other websites.

After bantering back and forth for a few minutes, my caller decides she will cut me some slack.

“Because I’m out in the bush.”

Yes! She actually says that.

The conversation then veers way off course.

And she leads me on a merry chase that includes the protection of the Regent Honeyeater in the Capertee Valley. Which isn’t far from me.

The Queensland election. And just who is Annastacia Palaszczuk?

The perilous state of Tony Abbott’s prime ministership.

How people no longer grow their own food. And because of that they don’t know where food comes from. Or how to use some of the vegetables on display in the supermarkets.

To the callous way supermarkets treat the farmers.

Et al!!!

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After this roller coaster ride of a conversation, my caller calls me to heel by cracking her figurative whip.

To say she’s running out of time.

And would I like to take her order over the telephone?!

Why would I not love this telephone conversation?

I can never have this sort of a social bonding downloading an online order.

Not only do I overcome her objection to too much information.

But I make a friend.

This is the favourite part of running my business. Making friends. Nothing is more important to me than that.

Because when you make a friend, that friend trusts you. Has confidence in you. And will tell other people about what you do.

Do you like to make friends with the men and women you do business with? Or do you prefer transactions to be at arms length? Or perhaps you have a foot in both camps?

~Carol Jones, Ironing Diva❤

I Am The Purveyor Of The Tantrum Free Fitz Like A Glove™ Ironing Board Cover And Other Goodies
Made with love and care in RURAL Australia by men and women who have a disability.


It’s not for everyone.
But it’s definitely for you if you’re fussy about the cover you iron on.
And if you love to support Australian made.
And want to put something back into the community when you make a purchase.

 

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The Fitz Like A Glove™ Ironing Board Cover cover has more than 350,000 customers in 29 countries. Because it lives up to its name. It ‘Fitz Like A Glove™’ every time you iron.

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Like this post? Share it with your family and friends on . . .

Facebook.

Google+.

LinkedIn.

Have a question? Email me.

Or phone me, Carol Jones, in rural Australia on 02 63 588 511.

Photos of my rural property are courtesy of me, Ironing Diva – who is also known as a Paddock Paparazzi – and taken at sunrise every morning.

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PS. And I have a fabulous newsletter ‘A Smidgen Of Gossip’. This is what a subscriber says about it. “Carol. Just had some time to read it and found that it is, as with everything you do, rather wonderful. A great read. W” You can subscribe to it by clicking this link. It’s FREE! This is not a lifetime commitment. You can Unsubscribe at any time. Don’t miss out. Click this link now!

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I Have A Date With My Kitchen. Every Saturday.

by Carol Jones on March 16, 2015

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I do LOVE to cook.

And to potter around my farmhouse kitchen.

Which is filled with second hand treasures from op shops and charity shops.

And Saturday in my farmhouse kitchen is a special day for me.

Because.

Every Saturday.

I have a BIG date with my kitchen.

And as with all dates, I dress up for the occasion.

In my best crisply ironed jeans. And shirt.

Boots polished to a mirror shine.

Make up on. Bling. Perfume.

And coordinate the colour of my apron to my wardrobe.

Because I can.

Because. I am also the maker of the Roadworks Apron.

Fresh flowers from the garden are put into my favourite vintage cut glass jug.

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In spring it’s deeply fragrant Oklahoma roses. Lavender. Blue hebes. And the irresistible climbing jasmine.

In summer it’s fragrant Abelia. Star Jasmine. Iceberg roses. And honeysuckle.

In autumn it’s the autumn leaves on my oaks, maples and ornamental pear trees. And late blooming roses.

In winter it’s fragrant Winter Honeysuckle. And super fragrant Wintersweet.

I put the CD player on. Starting with Motown. Of course.

The Platters. The Supremes. Otis Redding. Brook Benton. Roy Orbison.

Progressing to The Delltones.

Then onto The Manhattan Transfer. The Fifth Dimension.

Finishing with Nat King Cole. And K.D. Lang.

And reminisce for many hours while baking.

Bread. Cakes. Cookies. Because I’m gluten free.

Two loaves of bread. With flaked salt on top.

Butter Almond Cake. Gateau Breton. Crostada.

Death By Chocolate cookies.

Home made mayonnaise. Because it’s better than store bought.

Pestos made from ingredients not available commercially. Like my own recipe for Cos Lettuce Pesto. With sunflower seeds. Grated parmesan cheese. Garlic. And bread crumbs made from leftover home made toasted bread with melted cheese on top. Put in the food processor with olive oil. Yummy!

I lose myself in the art of cookery.

And when I’m finished, I look like the scullery maid.

Dusted over with flour from head to toe.

But I love it.

And my Roadworks Apron goes straight into the wash. It could never be worn two days in a row!

Do you have a day, every week, that you look forward to? Where you do something special? That you love.

~Carol Jones, Ironing Diva❤

I Am The Purveyor Of The Tantrum Free Fitz Like A Glove™ Ironing Board Cover And Other Goodies

Made with love and care in RURAL Australia by men and women who have a disability.


It’s not for everyone.
But it’s definitely for you if you’re fussy about the cover you iron on.
And if you love to support Australian made.
And want to put something back into the community when you make a purchase.

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The Fitz Like A Glove™ Ironing Board Cover cover has more than 350,000 customers in 29 countries. Because it lives up to its name. It ‘Fitz Like A Glove™’ every time you iron.

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Like this post? Share it with your family and friends on . . .

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Google+.

LinkedIn.

Have a question? Email me.

Or phone me, Carol Jones, in rural Australia on 02 63 588 511.

Photos of my rural property are courtesy of me, Ironing Diva – who is also known as a Paddock Paparazzi – and taken at sunrise every morning.

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PS. And I have a fabulous newsletter ‘A Smidgen Of Gossip’. This is what a subscriber says about it. “Carol. Just had some time to read it and found that it is, as with everything you do, rather wonderful. A great read. W” You can subscribe to it by clicking this link. It’s FREE! This is not a lifetime commitment. You can Unsubscribe at any time. Don’t miss out. Click this link now!

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Books. Tables To Eat At. And Memories.

by Carol Jones on March 13, 2015

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A good friend in America, who’s now a rising star in the food world, made a comment on her Facebook page about the state of her cookbooks. Which were covered in splatter marks. With pages stuck together.

And I wondered about why it should matter that things we use are no longer in perfect condition.

I LOVE to cook. And I not only love to use cookbooks. But I also collect cookbooks. To the point where I have many hundreds of cookbooks. Stored all over my house. Including the book shelf in my bathroom.

And I have my very first cookbook, The Joy Of Cooking, which I bought in 1967. I know that because the date is inside.

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I am a natural at documenting things. And when I buy a book, even second hand ones, I put the date I purchased it inside the front cover. So I know how long I’ve had it.

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Back to my cookbooks.

Every cookbook has been used at least once.

Every recipe dated when first used.

Every alteration I make to a recipe has been documented.

Every recipe tried is rated. And a comment made as to whether I’d make it again.

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All these books are my history of cooking. And every splatter mark and deteriorating spine tells me a story.

I’m proud of my less than perfect looking books. It also tells everyone who looks at them that they’re used. And loved.

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Just like my well used dining room table. The dining room table I started my business on over 20 years ago.

Although it’s waxed to a high patina. It’s scarred. And scratched.

Every mark tells a story about a dinner party. An accident at the table. The beginning of my business.

Every time we sit at it, it feels like home.

Perhaps this history is appreciated because I’m old enough to love tripping down memory lane. But I think books and tables should be used without worrying about preserving perfection. And be allowed to create their own memories.

What do you think?

~Carol Jones, Ironing Diva❤

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Made with love and care in RURAL Australia by men and women who have a disability.


It’s not for everyone.
But it’s definitely for you if you’re fussy about the cover you iron on.
And if you love to support Australian made.
And want to put something back into the community when you make a purchase.

 

FLAG Full Video Icon 350W x 345H 2014 July 14 copy

The Fitz Like A Glove™ Ironing Board Cover cover has more than 350,000 customers in 29 countries. Because it lives up to its name. It ‘Fitz Like A Glove™’ every time you iron.

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Like this post? Share it with your family and friends on . . .

Facebook.

Google+.

LinkedIn.

Have a question? Email me.

Or phone me, Carol Jones, in rural Australia on 02 63 588 511.

Photos of my rural property are courtesy of me, Ironing Diva – who is also known as a Paddock Paparazzi – and taken at sunrise every morning.

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PS. And I have a fabulous newsletter ‘A Smidgen Of Gossip’. This is what a subscriber says about it. “Carol. Just had some time to read it and found that it is, as with everything you do, rather wonderful. A great read. W” You can subscribe to it by clicking this link. It’s FREE! This is not a lifetime commitment. You can Unsubscribe at any time. Don’t miss out. Click this link now!

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Greetings from rural Australia,

I’m Carol Jones. And I’m the purveyor of The Fitz Like A Glove™ Ironing Board Cover And Other Goodies.

From Monday January 19th 2015 to Sunday January 25th 2015, I posted to The Seth Godin Your Turn Blog Challenge on Tumblr the posts I wrote for this challenge.

One a day.

For seven days.

Many of you read these posts.

And some of you left comments.

And now it’s time to answer the question . . .

What has this 7 day journey done for me?

The answer is . . .

Far more than I expected.

Story telling is never a problem for me. I’ve been writing stories since I was 8 years old.

But what I’ve never done is write a journal.

Ever. I never even kept a diary as a teenager.

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But times have changed.

And I’m entering a new phase in my business.

After overcoming losing everything. Reinventing ourselves and starting anew. And achieving so much.

I’m now hungry to take this business to new heights.

First time around was unplanned.

My partner, Victor Pleshev, an architect, and I stumbled into this accidental business.

Without time to have a thought in our heads as to how we were going to do – anything.

We were broke.

We were thrown a life jacket.

And we just started swimming.

This time will be a tad bit different.

Because I’m building on a strong foundation.

In 1994, I wrote very little down. Because I just didn’t know where we were going. So I didn’t how we were going to get – anywhere.

This time I know where I am.

I know where I want to go.

And the Seth Godin 7 Day Your Turn Blog Challenge taught me the discipline of writing about your thoughts – every day.

A daily blog post differs little from a daily journal.

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A blog post is published online. For the world to read. So perhaps what you write is more circumspect.

A journal is published privately. For my eyes only.

And goes much further – and deeper – than a blog post.

It’s a conversation with myself.

About my most intimate insights into . . .

My thoughts.

My doubts.

My hopes.

My expectations.

And.

Although my business is a tough gig.

It’s also an adventure.

And this time I want to record my excitement, from the very beginning, about embarking on this new path.

And how I hope to achieve this new voyage down a different Yellow Brick Road.

And what I will do when I meet the Wizard Of Oz!

Writing this daily journal has kept me so focussed on what I want to do next, there’s no doubt in my mind that it will happen.

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And it all started with a friend recommending a book to me that says to simply, ‘Write It Down. Make It Happen.’ By Henriette Anne Klauser.

And soon after, Seth Godin throws out the gauntlet to those of us who purchased his book, ‘It’s Your Turn’ to participate in the Seth Godin Your Turn Blog Challenge.

And you know what?

Seth Godin is right.

It’s always ‘Your Turn’.

To achieve whatever you want in life.

And every day.

Every. Single. Day.

It’s your responsibility to take ‘Your Turn’.

All you have to do is step up to the plate.

And do something that takes you one step further towards whatever goal you have in life.

Seth Godin calls it ‘shipping’

A phrase none of us associate with doing things.

But how apt it is.

Because when you’re ‘shipping’, you’re sending out to – whoever – a completed – whatever.

I ship parcels to my customers on a regular basis. If I don’t ship parcels, I don’t earn revenue. That link is so tight it can’t be broken.

Ironing Diva #9 Kangaroos Hopping

I’m now creating another tight link.

Every day, I now ‘ship’ the actions I need to take to reach my goal. If I don’t ‘ship’ those actions, I don’t reach my goal.

How simple is that to understand?

But.

To reinforce what I want to ‘ship’ every day. And to ensure that the parcel is indeed ready to go.

I need to ‘Write It Down’. To. ‘Make It Happen.’

Carrying thoughts around in my head just doesn’t cut it.

It’s like going to the grocery store without a list. Need I say more!

By the way.

We all have constraints. No one is totally free to do whatever they want.

There are physical limitations. Health limitations. Family limitations. Geographic limitations. Financial limitations. Et.al.

But if you’re not going to jump over them. Or work with them. Or work around them.

And only use them as an excuse to do nothing.

That’s what you end up with.

Nothing!

~Carol Jones, Ironing Diva❤

PS. You can read ‘My Story. How We Built A Worldwide Business From Broke’. Here.

And this is the link to Seth’s Book, It’s Your Turn. Highly recommended.

PPS. This is a link to the Your Turn Blog Challenge Archive.

Over 1,000 people started the challenge. 4,500 posts were submitted over 7 days. So not everyone finished. There’s many reasons why people don’t finish. Other more important commitments like work get in the way. Family takes priority over writing. Or a person just runs out of something to say. If you trawl through the archive, and you want to read a post, just hover over it. Click. And the post will open up in a new tab. The platform Seth used is Tumblr. And it’s almost impossible to search for a topic. Or a person.

Reading through some of the 4,500 posts is a great way to spend time. And learn about what others think. How they do things. To me, stumbling across so many different perspectives is enlightening.

Enjoy.

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It’s not for everyone.
But it’s definitely for you if you’re fussy about the cover you iron on.
And if you love to support Australian made.
And want to put something back into the community when you make a purchase.

 

FLAG Full Video Icon 350W x 345H 2014 July 14 copy

The Fitz Like A Glove™ Ironing Board Cover cover has more than 350,000 customers in 29 countries. Because it lives up to its name. It ‘Fitz Like A Glove™’ every time you iron.

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Like this post? Share it with your family and friends on . . .

Facebook.

Google+.

LinkedIn.

Have a question? Email me.

Or phone me, Carol Jones, in rural Australia on 02 63 588 511.

Photos of my rural property are courtesy of me, Ironing Diva – who is also known as a Paddock Paparazzi – and taken at sunrise every morning.

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PS. And I have a fabulous newsletter ‘A Smidgen Of Gossip’. This is what a subscriber says about it. “Carol. Just had some time to read it and found that it is, as with everything you do, rather wonderful. A great read. W” You can subscribe to it by clicking this link. It’s FREE! This is not a lifetime commitment. You can Unsubscribe at any time. Don’t miss out. Click this link now!

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The Seth Godin ‘Your Turn’ Blog Challenge. Day 7. What Do You Do When You Hit A Brick Wall?

March 9, 2015
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Greetings from rural Australia, In December 2014, I purchased Seth Godin’s new book, ‘It’s Your Turn’. In January 2015, he issued a challenge to us to post a blog a day. Every day. For 7 days. I took up the challenge. This is Day 7. 25th January 2015. What Do You Do When You Hit […]

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The Seth Godin ‘Your Turn’ Blog Challenge. Day 6. Is Your Business Your Lifestyle? Your Love? Or Just Plain Work?

February 27, 2015
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Greetings from rural Australia, In December 2014, I purchased Seth Godin’s new book, ‘It’s Your Turn’. In January 2015, he issued a challenge to us to post a blog a day. Every day. For 7 days. I took up the challenge. This is Day 6. 24th January 2015. Is Your Business Your Lifestyle? Your Love? […]

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The Seth Godin ‘Your Turn’ Blog Challenge. Day 5. Do You Tell The Truth In Business? Even If It Means Losing A Customer?

February 25, 2015
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Greetings from rural Australia, In December 2014, I purchased Seth Godin’s new book, ‘It’s Your Turn’. In January 2015, he issued a challenge to us to post a blog a day. Every day. For 7 days. I took up the challenge. This is Day 5. 23rd January 2015. Do You Tell The Truth In Business? […]

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The Seth Godin ‘Your Turn’ Blog Challenge. Day 4. Do You Pay It Forward?

February 23, 2015
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Greetings from rural Australia, In December 2014, I purchased Seth Godin’s new book, ‘It’s Your Turn’. In January 2015, he issued a challenge to us to post a blog a day. Every day. For 7 days. I took up the challenge. This is Day 4. 22nd January 2015. Do You Pay It Forward? I’m Carol […]

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