Oh this winter is a drag. I'm so bored of cold, windy and grey days. And the rain! It's taking such a toll on me. All I want to do is bunker down at home with a glass of red and a bit of Netflix. Every. Day. But no, I have to drag my cold … Continue reading Why so blue?
Almost two years ago I was in the UK for a very dear friend's wedding. My sister still lives in London and at the time her place was being renovated. My BFF from Melbourne also came for the wedding and we spent a week or so skulking around London, reliving our glory days from the … Continue reading I made soil
As you know, I've been mostly vego/vegan for a few months now and am feeling really good for it. I'm exceeding my daily quota for vegetables and have found some amazing recipes that aren't heavy in coconut milk or fats. But, one thing has continued to flummox me. Yes, I'm flummoxed! And that's getting the … Continue reading Vego protein challenges
Merry belated Christmas. I spent mine hiking in the wilds of New Zealand and it was absolutely fantastic. I’ve been back for a few days and have reluctantly accepted the return to real life. Not only has a brilliant holiday finished, it was the last planned trip for this period of funemployment. Come the new … Continue reading A kiwi adventure
I'm home. If you're a data nut like me, here are the stats my car kindly compiled from the journey. That's further than I've driven all year, and has pushed my car's total distance to more than 30,000km. It had 13,000km on the clock when I purchased it a couple of years ago, so my … Continue reading End of the road
I did it. I survived three nights of camping and almost 2,000km of driving. My tent held up a treat and at no point was I worried for my safety. All the time I spent working out the right gear was a worthy investment, as I lacked for nothing in that department. The tent was pretty … Continue reading Top tip for car camping
With my trip to Queensland starting tomorrow, I can't help but feel like a character from Neighbours. Is it just me, or when actors left the show back in the 1980s, were their characters always 'moved to Queensland'? I didn't really get what that meant when I was living up there, but having spent six … Continue reading Sh*t’s getting real