I get asked this question a lot... a lot. I have worked from home for 10 years, gone back out into the crazy world and traffic once more for a year last year and finally come full circle again working from home in a real, paid part - time job for another real company and [...]
Dusk... Dust settling.. the first scent of this Indian Summer storm, sweat. Cool, thinner air to fill her lungs, along with the promise of something delicious to fill her belly later on... garlic, chilli, ginger, coriander: heating, releasing fragrances, coating fresh Straddie prawns in golden light goodness and freshness. Cold glass in hand on the [...]
Understated, underrated and undiscovered.
Homely, nutritious, simple, delicious.
I don't know about you, but for me, the cost of our weekly groceries is something that scares me a little at times. No matter how hard we try to spend less on our weekly food bill, it seems the more we actually do spend. I know we are very lucky and fortunate where [...]
You don't always have to travel far to enjoy the holiday feels..
The one thing that often surprises me is when you meet people ( even some as close as from the North side of Brisbane) and they ask you where you are from and you say Victoria Point, and so many of them often ask you "Where's that?" It's amazing how many of us don't [...]
Moreton Island is not unfamiliar to us. My husband used to spend a lot of time over there with his boss on their regular fishing trips ( read also drinking a lot of Moreton Coffee trips, which are a strong sweet black coffee with a nip of Bundaberg Rum added just to cool the [...]
The Redlands has been my home, our home, for over 30 years now. My family has a long history with this beautiful area and I will go into more detail on that in another post, but for now let me tell you why I feel like I have always been a part of the Redlands [...]
I can't really remember when my love affair with all things coastal, beachy, salty and sandy came into existence. You see, I grew up a country girl really, not a long way from the Gold Coast, but still not on the beaches very often. In fact, I was around nine or ten before I even [...]