Select Page
6 Months Down Under

6 Months Down Under

18th February 2020 was a big day for us. First up, it was our 13th wedding anniversary. It was also exactly 6 months since we arrived in Austrlia. And (felt like Christmas!) our boxes FINALLY arrived from England!!!!!!!!! It was a Tuesday, so my morning was spent...
Unexpected Things I Miss About The UK

Unexpected Things I Miss About The UK

Unexpected things I miss about the UK. In no particular order…   Radio 2 Yes – quite. Not so much all the presenters, more the tone and vibe of the station. No adverts. Polite conversation. A bit of silliness. A good range of (gentle) music. This...
Life By Design

Life By Design

So why Bribie Island, and not Brisbane? 2 1/2 years is a long time to think about things. And one of the things we thought about was how, actually, we weren’t really living the kind of life we wanted. Stuart was overworked – travelling at least 3 hours each day...
My Kid Doesn’t Like Food

My Kid Doesn’t Like Food

Well, obviously, he likes SOME stuff. But really his food consumption is pretty limited. He is often labelled a ‘fussy eater’ but I don’t agree with this and I really don’t like people calling him this or saying this to him (which they tend to do while he is...
Quarter of a Year

Quarter of a Year

It’s been 13 weeks since we emigrated. In that time, we’ve started school, enrolled at Kindy, bought a boat, moved house, performed in a show, participated in a team triathlon, volunteered and moved house. We’ve also cried, panicked, spent money on the wrong visas and...