The London Tavern, Historic Beechworth

Last weekend, Theo and I had the pleasure of spending a few days at the London Tavern in the historic gold-mining town of Beechworth. Beechworth … Read the rest

York Butter Factory, a Coworking Space

In December, I discovered my first coworking space in Melbourne, Inspire9. Recently, my WordChicks Meetup group met at another coworking space called the York Butter … Read the rest

A Weekend Away at Mornington Peninsula Beaches

Last weekend, Theo and I went away with our local photography club. With just my iPhone and Canon point-and-shoot, I’m not much of a photographer, … Read the rest

The Melbourne Star Encore

Last month, my partner Theo and I went on the Melbourne Star. This week, we went again. For our birthdays (mine is in November and … Read the rest

The Tourists are Missing Out

February is officially over and so is the Expat Blog Challenge, but since I missed a few days of it, I thought I’d keep going … Read the rest


Today’s prompt in the Expat Blog Challenge is, “Something I still haven’t seen in my expat country.” This one is easy. I haven’t seen a … Read the rest

Top 5 Attractions Under $50 in Melbourne

I received the following infographic from the PARKROYAL Melbourne Airport hotel and I thought I would share it. It’s a great little guide to some … Read the rest


A few weeks ago I attended a Girl Geek workshop about WordPress at Inspire9 and I just had to blog about this terrific concept and … Read the rest


Recently Theo and I visited CERES Community Environment Park.

Of Hobbits and Immigration Officers

The trip from Miami to Melbourne was the longest journey ever. I traveled from Miami to Los Angeles to Auckland to Melbourne.

Flying Lessons

It doesn’t matter how often I fly, the experience is always different and always a learning one. It’s as if protocols for checking in, going … Read the rest

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