Sunday Gratitudes

A few things that are making me happy this week and that I’m grateful for:


Drive Safely

Have you seen the latest TAC ad?


Anzac Day

Today is Anzac Day. My American friends may be asking, “What the heck is Anzac Day?” It is perhaps Australia’s most important national occasion.


How To Take a Photo

There are lots of people snapping photos at the Twelve Apostles. Bad photos.


The Great Ocean Road

Traveling the Great Ocean Road is an absolute must if you’re in Victoria. This 151-mile road runs along Australia’s south-eastern coast and provides breathtaking views … Read the rest


Luna Park

We went to Luna Park Saturday night and it was awesome.


Sunday Gratitudes

A few things that are making me happy this week and that I’m grateful for:


Boomerangs

There probably isn’t a more iconic Australian souvenir than the boomerang. You see them in all the tourist shops and museum gift shops. Most of … Read the rest


Religion and Atheism on Q&A

Australia has no state religion and, like the U.S., its constitution prohibits the federal government from establishing any religion or interfering with freedom of religion.


Puffing Billy Railway

The Puffing Billy is a heritage railway in the Dandenong Ranges.


Collingwood Delivers My First AFL Game

Thank goodness Collingwood beat Richmond Saturday night because it would not have been as good a first footy game for me otherwise.


Sunday Gratitudes

A few things that are making me happy this week and that I’m grateful for: