Minimalism

Part 2, Our Slow Move Towards Minimalism: A Move Abroad…

{ For the first installment, here's Part One ¬† } The next step in our journey from the chaos of our sloppy, messy, 'pile-filled' home to a more minimalist approach came in early 2009. In late 2008 Mitch came home from work after a conversation with some of his work mates and asked me, 'Hey… Continue reading Part 2, Our Slow Move Towards Minimalism: A Move Abroad…

Australia, Random Ramblings, United Kingdom

So When Will You Move Back to Australia?

We used to get this question a lot when we lived further North. ¬†Most people in our little English village couldn't comprehend why we would choose their damp (and gorgeously lush and green) little village over living an hour away from a beautiful sandy beach in Australia. In London we don't get this question very… Continue reading So When Will You Move Back to Australia?

Australia, Travel

Our Holiday in Australia (Part 2) : Sandy Cracks and Ice Cream by the Beach

The second week we spent at Coolangatta on the Gold Coast in an apartment overlooking the beach. It was all kinds of awesome and these white pom's despite several layers of sunscreen and ridiculously big hats managed to get a tan (okay, so my foundation remained "Ivory" but I got to use the brand that's… Continue reading Our Holiday in Australia (Part 2) : Sandy Cracks and Ice Cream by the Beach