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I am a people watcher,life observer, nature lover, spiritual seeker loving this crazy wild ride that life is taking me on. I am still a blank piece of paper waiting to be filled and that is good.
Tags I’ve used most often.
- Australian outback
- Fear of flying
- getting older
- life experiences
- mixed media
- New York
- raising children
Posts that tickle my fancy, or move and inspire me in some way.
Blogs I Follow
- Life with MissRiva
- Kym's travels in Oze
- Alive & Terrified
- Green lights ahead
- Patricia Steele Raible
- ephemeral gecko by mixy gregory
- Art Inspiration | Inspiration | Art Techniques | Encouragement | Art Supplies
- In the Zone
- Xcetera Photography
- €merald Wake ©
- LEANNE COLE
- Joshi Daniel Photography
- lemanshots - Fine Pictures and Digital Art
- Europe with an edge: bits from the Balkans
- Gotta Find a Home
- A Holistic Journey
- Pepperbox Couture
- Make Something Mondays
- Creating Mixed Media Art
- home sweet homemade
- ME and the Boss
- Shabby Chic Addiction
- Vit Peyr
The kinds of things I ramble about....Anxiety Art Arty farty Australia Body image Children Creativity embarrassing Family Getting older happiness health and well being hormones Humour husbands Life life experiences Marriage memories Music Nature Parenting photography society Spirituality teenagers Travel Uncategorized Weird thoughts and odd stuff writing
Posts of mine that have somehow tickled other peoples fancies.
Category Archives: Weather
From Menindee to Wentworth,Renmark and Mildura.
The next leg of our journey was supposed to take us to Mildura where we planned to drive out to Mungo National Park to see the Walls of China. Unfortunately due to bad weather predicted, and ultimately as it happened, … Continue reading
Posted in Australia, life experiences, Nature, photography, scenery, Travel, travel blog, Weather Tagged Australian towns, Caravan parks, scenery, travel, weather Leave a comment
Trip to New Zealand in the snow in a campervan!
Recently we went on a long awaited ten day trip to New Zealand’s South island. Taking three of our adult children with us. Due to accommodation costs we decided to hire a campervan for the duration. Why not. It will … Continue reading
Posted in Family, Humour, life experiences, memories, Nature, New Zealand, photography, scenery, snow, Travel, travel blog, Uncategorized, Weather Tagged campervan, family holiday, funny moments, New Zealand, photography, scenery, snow, travel Leave a comment
Home again! Back from our cruise.
Well I’m back on land again and thankfully it’s not moving! I was so worried about experiencing the after effects of cruising, like last time, but I’m happy to report that due to extremely calm seas I am NOT walking … Continue reading
Posted in Australia, Cruises, Humour, husbands, Life, life experiences, Love, Marriage, memories, Ocean, photography, Travel, Weather Tagged beaches, Carnival Spirit, Cruises, fish, glass stairs, humour, Husbands, Island holidays, toes, travel 10 Comments
Back from America! “I survived…. a tornado!”
I’ve been sick and jetlagged, and just plain exhausted since getting back from our trip. I had no time to blog while we were away as it was just so hectic. We never had a days rest and practically FELL … Continue reading
Posted in Anxiety, Australia, Family, Humour, husbands, Life, life experiences, memories, teenagers, Travel, Weather Tagged America, humour, husbands. teenagers, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, travel 21 Comments
A pot pourri post.
Oh my! I just heard the weather report and had to go and check my favourite weather site online to make sure, because I’m sure it said it’s going to be 31 degree’s here on the coast tomorrow. That’s ok. … Continue reading
Posted in animal behaviour, Anxiety, Australia, Cats, Diet, Dogs, Family, Food, haunted, health and well being, Life, life experiences, Paranormal, Pets, Supernatural, teenagers, Weather Tagged Australia, buses, cats and dogs, ghost cats, Ghosts, mothers, raspberry dough nuts, Summer, weather 13 Comments
The season of the devil.
So it seems that my tolerance to temperature has dropped even more. It also seems that this spring and summer is set to bring even hotter temperatures than last year. “It’s gonna be a scorcher!” Oh I am such a … Continue reading
Posted in Australia, health and well being, Humour, Life, Weather Tagged Australia, hate summer, humour, Summer is evil. The season of the devil, weather 11 Comments
Hot and snotty.
The other day while at a market selling our candles a customer picked up a scent called “Australian bush”. I made the comment … “I don’t really know WHAT the Australian bush smells like….maybe like bushfires?” Actually, that’s what Christmas … Continue reading
Posted in Australia, Christmas, health and well being, Life, life experiences, Nature, Weather Tagged bushfire smoke, bushfires, flu, snot explosions, Summer, the smell of an Aussie Christmas 11 Comments
Ants in my pants.
Our Easter weekend camping trip to Hill end, about a five hour drive from home, began in the usual way. We arrived just after lunchtime, the campsite was almost full, and were greeted by a friendly bunch, already set up … Continue reading
Posted in Australia, camping, Creativity, embarrassing, Family, haunted, Humour, husbands, Life, life experiences, memories, Nature, Paranormal, photography, teenagers, Travel, Uncategorized, Weather Tagged Ants, ants in pants, Australia, camping, camping trips, family, Gold mining towns in Australia, Hill End, historic, humour, kangaroo's 4 Comments
Creature of the gloom.
There is no doubt, I am a creature of the night, the dark, the cool, the gloom, winter light and rain. Bright sunshine makes me cringe …”Heeelp I’m meeeelting!” I endure summer like it’s a punishment dished out by the … Continue reading