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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.
Tag Archives: family
Brushing off the cobwebs…
Hello…..hellooo…helloooo…hellooooooo! It’s echoing in here. I know, it’s because the few people I may have got even vaguely interested in what I had to say have now long gone, bitten the dust, in search of more exciting blog fodder. Life … Continue reading
Posted in Creativity, daughters, Life, moving house, Pets, photographers, photography, Travel, writing Tagged Blogging, creativity, dogs, family, Finnabair, Life, marriage, mixed media, photography, travel 5 Comments
Knights in yellow armour.
(Photo from ABC news. Don’t know if I’m breaching any copywrite by putting it here 😦 ) I’ve literally spent the past week glued to the news watching all the reports on the fire situation here in NSW. Today was … Continue reading
Posted in Australia, Family, humanity, Life, life experiences, news, society Tagged Australia, bushfires, family, fire fighters, hero's, humanity, joy 9 Comments
Bush fires in Australia. 2013
My daughter, grandson, her partner, his parents have lost their house to the bushfires in the Blue Mountains today. My other daughters best friend, her brother and their father have also lost their home. Not even a brick left they … Continue reading
Posted in Australia, Family Tagged Australia, Bush fires, family, losing a house to a fire 18 Comments
Our family outback adventures (Part 2)
The next part of our journey took us on the Gunbarrel Highway. Yes, they call this crude corrugated dirt track a “highway”. It took about three days for us to painfully slowly – cross the Gunbarrel and in all that … Continue reading
Posted in Australia, camping, Children, culture, Family, Humour, husbands, Life, life experiences, Nature, Travel, Videography Tagged Australia, Australian deserts, bush nurses, camping, Emu, family, Gunbarrel highway, Ourback, remote journeys, travel, Uluru 11 Comments
A few grains of rice….
Thanks to this blog post, for the inspiration of this story. 🙂 http://meandtheboss2013.wordpress.com/2013/04/10/do-something/ Many years ago we were visiting Melbourne and one night took a stroll past the park in the city. I forget the name of it, but it’s … Continue reading
Posted in happiness, health and well being, Life, life experiences, memories, society, Spirituality, writing Tagged Blogging, family, Friends, homelessness, kindness, Life, meaning of live, memories, possums, Spiritual purpose, spirituality, the wealth of spirit 20 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
Love, bubbles and granny knickers.
So my daughter had her baby. All went well. I tell you what though I was doing some mental pacing the whole day waiting to hear that he’d arrived. So now she has the “knowing”. Initiated into the clan of … Continue reading
Posted in animal behaviour, Body image, Family, Getting older, health and well being, hormones, Humour, Life, life experiences, Love, Parenting, Parents, Perimenopause, teenagers Tagged babies, childbirth, family, grandparents, granny knickers, Love, parenting, teenagers 9 Comments
Family vacations from hell. (Our infamous outback disaster trip)
Today I’m reminded of the outback because a fellow Aussie blogger Baz, who obviously has a passion for traversing through the outback with his family, recently has been posting some glorious photographs of their travels. Have a look here – … Continue reading
Posted in Australia, camping, Children, Family, husbands, Life, life experiences, Marriage, teenagers, Travel Tagged Australian outback, camping, family, family vacations, humour, teenagers, trips from hell, video diaries, videography 19 Comments
Did you check the doors?
Ok, so I’m going to have a little rant today and that’s because I’m still a little grumpy with dear husband because he did something the other day that was dishonest. See, I had this very open and sincere conversation … Continue reading