Australia, Random Ramblings, Travel, United Kingdom

Putting Down Roots

...but where?  -- and do we really, truly want to? When you've lived most of your life reaching for a better life, making one decision after another in the pursuit of financial security for your family, it comes as a bit of a shock when you're finally there!  Our lives up until this point have… Continue reading Putting Down Roots

Europe, Travel

Amsterdam for the Weekend…

15 years of marriage?  yikes, how did that creep up so quickly? Almost 10 years ago Mitch and I were 24 years young and jumped at an opportunity for my Mother-In-Law to watch the kids for a few days whilst we snuck away together.  We escaped to a cheap caravan in Toowoomba (Queensland, Australia) during… Continue reading Amsterdam for the Weekend…

Books, Scotland, Travel

My ‘Outlander’ Obsession turned ‘Scotland’ Obsession…

One bored morning in March of 2015 I had just dropped my youngest to school and had flipped over to Amazon Prime Video to avoid clearing up after breakfast.  The first thing to appear was a tv show I had never heard of before called 'Outlander'.  The imagery of the Scottish countryside caught my eye… Continue reading My ‘Outlander’ Obsession turned ‘Scotland’ Obsession…