Category Archives: Aussie life

My 40 by 40 List

As is the case with most of my endeavours, this is an idea I pinched from someone else 🙂  My online friend Emma started posting pictures of herself doing fabulous and crazy things and had mentioned they were from her … Continue reading

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Oh, we do like to be beside the seaside!

Today is the only day of this week that I have off work – my next day off isn’t until Tuesday and by that time Michael will be back at work so I decided that we’d head down the coast … Continue reading

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Marshmallow Toasting Upgrade!

So at the end of my last post I said that me might fancy getting a fire pit.  It just so happened that they were on special at a shop here in town so off I trollied and bought one! … Continue reading

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Marshmallow Fun at Park Towers

As marshmallows are pretty much the only sweetie we can have now, we decided to make the most of them and have a little impromptu backyard bonfire. I say ‘impromptu’ but in actual fact I suggested it early in the … Continue reading

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Swimming Tournament

Today was the interschool swimming tournament, it was 32c today – a bit hot to be sitting outside all day but the school have a fancy gazebo thing that they take to all outdoor events to provide shade for the … Continue reading

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School Gate Conversations

While I was out walking the dog this morning I received a phone call from the classroom assistant in Alexander’s class. A had a chance to go swimming this afternoon for ‘gold pass’ (weekly good behaviour treat) but didn’t have … Continue reading

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A-Z of Victoria – C is for Creswick

I have been to Creswick a fair few times before as it is the venue for our Guiding region camp.  However, pretty much every time I have been there it has been lashing with rain or freezing cold!  Every time … Continue reading

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