I’ve been thinking about the environment, and waste, and minimalism. With Woolworths getting rid of thin plastic bags, the environment is on a lot of people’s minds. I’ve never been particularly unaware of environmental issues, but lately I’ve been more proactive in researching and trying to understand what the problem is and what the average … Continue reading A New Journey
I feel like blogging but the only thing to blog about right now is the weather and tea and driving through the fog into the sunshine. In some ways this is a nice place to be because life is simple and enjoyable and each day holds stability. But in another way how many times can … Continue reading One Story, Two Story
I have always been a morning person. When I wake up at ten I feel like my day is half gone and I’m not good at motivating myself after three in the afternoon. Nights are for sleeping and mornings are for getting things done. Before I got a job, I slept in most mornings. But … Continue reading Early Mornings
I may be a complainer of cold weather, but nothing has prepared me for this. For today. It was, quite legitimately, freezing. I’m talking strong icy wind, on-off rain, a struggle to write and hold the steering wheel. A hot shower where I’m cold the second I step out, frosty toes despite woolly socks, zipping … Continue reading Frosty / Toasty
I was washing up when I saw them. Sunflowers, fully bloomed, looking absolutely perfect. There's no other way to describe them. It's the first time I've grown a plant from a seed. As in, all the other flowers and succulents I've had I've all bought already as plants, so all I had to do was … Continue reading Sunflower Dreaming
It's autumn and I forgot and now I'm sending you an autumn blog post because how can I not when I love autumn? I always think I have a favourite season but each time a new one comes along I change my mind. But I honestly think my favourite season is autumn. It used to … Continue reading Autumn.
My first time in Queensland, and I didn't even know it for a while. I was on the lookout for a banana plantation, a theme park or beach and saw none of those things so I assumed I hadn't arrived yet. But I had! Anyway, I'm safely in Brisbane and I have now seen a … Continue reading Brisbane, Baby!