Cheeky Life Lessons

With all of our dramas and flooding issues at home lately, life’s been a bit full on. But enough’s enough!  We all have our hard times so a big step back is sometimes necessary. Time out from the serious stuff where we can take a few deep breaths and focus on something lighter. What better … More Cheeky Life Lessons

Serene and Safe

It’s been a challenging weekend to say the least. Unrelenting rain in Melbourne, extensive flooding inside, saturated carpet, a punctured tyre, ripped couches and naughty dogs have tested my endurance. BUT, believe it or not, amidst all this mayhem is a feeling of acceptance and quiet peace. Okay, I’ll admit, initially I wasn’t so calm … More Serene and Safe

Branching Out

And the wind said, may you be as strong as the oak, yet flexible as the birch. May you stand as tall as the redwood, live gracefully as the willow and may you always bear fruit all your days on this earth.   Native American Prayer 

“Live the Legend” – Movie locations to inspire travel 

Australia’s produced some classic movies over the years (as well as a few forgettable ones). From outback to coastal settings the diverse Australian landscape is the perfect canvas for filmmakers. Here are some movie destinations we’ve visited, to whet your appetite for wonder lusting adventures of your own. Sit back and enjoy some movie nostalgia … More “Live the Legend” – Movie locations to inspire travel 

A Magical Sky

Have you ever had such an urge to write that it just flows out of you? That’s how I feel right now. I’ve never posted anything while camping, completely unedited and from my phone, so this is a first for me. Tonight I’m camping on the banks of the Campaspie River in Victoria. A place … More A Magical Sky

Glow in the Centre

“In the right light, at the right time, everything is extraordinary.” – Aaron Rose Nowhere will you find a more distinctly and immediately recognisable reddish glow in Australia than in the heart of the Red Centre. The red rocks of Glen Helen gorge looked as though they’d been hand painted by Mother Nature herself. Ormiston … More Glow in the Centre

Lessons from a Bird

Going after our dreams isn’t always smooth sailing, but then again, nothing worthwhile ever is. Before you can fly, you have to learn how to walk. When we set our mind on something it can feel exhilarating. However, when doubters come and question our dreams it can bring us down with a thump. They don’t … More Lessons from a Bird