Bollards. The port city of Geelong located to the west of Melbourne relied on these large lumps of wood to moor the many boats that visited the area since European settlement. With the modern age of flight they turned into useless lumps of wood until creative minds decided to use the recycled timber as canvas… Read More Beauty of the Bollards: Geelong’s Creative Artworks
I adore croissants, there’s just something so light yet nourishing about these French delicacies. When I visited France earlier this year (see copious previous posts) I loved my morning routine of cycling to the ‘Artisan Boulanger’ to purchase freshly made croissants for my morning tea. Nine times out of ten these delicacies never made it… Read More The Best Croissants In The World Are Made In….Melbourne!
I had met her before when staying in the cottage but this visit was different. Normally very timid she would run away at first sight of me. This time she stayed, munching on Rose bushes while aware that I was looking at her from the window. At times she looked at me directly, her mouth… Read More In Celebration of Small Things: A visit from a Swamp Wallaby
Whenever I go into the bush I start to release rension in my body and mind. There is something so refreshing about being surrounded by flora which has unique healing properties. When I was younger and absorbed in the ordinary worlds of work, parenting and studying, I would always look for tiny opportunities to get… Read More The Healing Power of the Australian Bush
When I walk in the door and see the view, any stress in my body and mind melts away. I feel welcomed and experience a warm glow from being in this small cottage surrounded by trees. I first came here four years ago in between house sits and fell in love with the place.This time… Read More In Celebration of Small Things: A Cottage in the Trees