Dumped by text message on Saturday night

Getting dumped by text message on Saturday night is awful....  or so I can presume... for the poor person who was on the receiving end of this here text! Sitting at home on my Saturday night just taking it easy and I get DUMPED!!! Thankfully I haven't been on any random dates lately, so I … Continue reading Dumped by text message on Saturday night

The windy city and the book club – Daily Diary

This is the second day of my active, regular blogging... and I can't say I leapt out of bed with excitement. In fact, I woke up to gusts and howling wind barrelling down the passageway behind my window. This was not an enticing beginning to the day. A quick weather check, 17 degrees and windy … Continue reading The windy city and the book club – Daily Diary

My wish in 2015… blog more!

So, I've been slack. Terribly terribly slack. Last year I posted 93 blogs here. I've told a few people this statistic and they've said "wow! So many!" But in my eyes... This is not good enough. I thought it should be closer to 400. For all the travel I do, places I go, people I … Continue reading My wish in 2015… blog more!

Top 10 Instagrams from my UK trip 2014/2015

As I sit in the airport and wait for my flight back to Australia, I take a few moments to reflect on my TOP 10 moments of this trip. Well, it's all been rather amazing but there have been stand outs. I think the thing I realised this afternoon as I stood by the river … Continue reading Top 10 Instagrams from my UK trip 2014/2015

$2015 in 2015 for World Vision Australia

World Vision Australia is a charity I passionately support and am proud to be a blog ambassador for. In 2015, I vow to raise $2015 for this incredible organisation. Funds raised will go towards the Hope Street Children Project to support vulnerable street kids in Tanzania with education, care and protection. You can sponsor me … Continue reading $2015 in 2015 for World Vision Australia

Missing Christopher

Powerful, moving, beautifully written & so important! This book is magnificent. You must read "Missing Christopher" by Jayne Newling. A true masterpiece. An easy read for it's wonderful writing, a difficult read as it's so deeply personal & so many of the themes I know & associate with.   I have just finished Missing Christopher … Continue reading Missing Christopher

Taking part in World Vision’s 30for30 Fitness Challenge

Yes... I do realise that more than a third of January is now gone but I am still keen to take part in World Vision's 30for30 Fitness Challenge this month. My personal fitness goal is to do something active every day for the month of January, despite the fact that I am travelling, I will keep moving … Continue reading Taking part in World Vision’s 30for30 Fitness Challenge