They Don’t Give a $@!#

Before my first visit to Australia in February, I came across a humorous blog entry from another American expat on one significant cultural difference between … Read the rest

Thank Goodness for Planned Parenthood

I had my first experience with Australian health care this week.

The Sacred Hearth Cathedral

A few weekends ago, Theo and I took the country as we sometimes do on a Sunday afternoon. One of our stops was the provincial … Read the rest


In the United States, Thanksgiving is celebrated on the fourth Thursday of November.

The Poppy of Remembrance

Yesterday was Remembrance Day here in Australia. In the U.S., it’s Veterans Day today.

Moving to Australia?

One hundred million votes later, Election Day 2012 is over and Barack Obama is victorious.

The Melbourne Cup

The Melbourne Cup is the race that stops a nation.