Earlier this month I bought my first sewing machine. Here is my first real project, a skirt made from thin corduroy. It’s a little big, but I am happy with it! I have even worn it to work.
After three weeks from moving from place to place our last two weeks were spent with friends on the Gold Coast in Tweed Heads. Upon arrival Mel picked us up in her “mini-van” and took us to the beach where we played in the surf. Many days were spent like this. We made day [...]
We flew to Cairns from Sydney and were taken aback by the heat. We were expecting hot, but were surprised how hot 34C and 80% humidity really was! Luckily for three days we had our lovely air conditioned rental car. We headed straight for Cape Tribulation two hours north of Cairns. After a cable ferry and a [...]
We arrived by plane in Sydney from Melbourne, jumped on the train and emerged at Circular Quay Station to find ourselves looking out at both the Sydney Harbour bridge and the Opera House. First impression was this is fantastic, but the Opera House doesn’t quite look as white as it does in the photos. We [...]