Tagged: australia


I Love My Nana

If Ezra could write the blog, what would he say? I might take a guess…   Nana loves you too, little guy. You are a sweet little boy.


York, Western Australia

We drove through York once in 2010, but we had never gone back. Since it’s Historic, we thought it might be a nice Sunday afternoon outing. We went to church, we ate our lunch,...


Tuart Walk

For our third walk of the day, (not bad for a recovering sprained ankle?), we went on the Tuart Walk. The highlight of this walk are the majestic tuart trees which grow up to...


First Day of Spring

In Australia, they refer to the first day of September as the first day of spring. Kinda hard to get my head around, but I just think they’re being over optimistic sometimes. 🙂 But...



Psalm 139:14  King James Version (KJV) I will praise thee; for I am fearfully and wonderfully made: marvelous are thy works; and that my soul knoweth right well.   Remember when Ray Stevens sang...

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A Visit to the Horses and Pool Time

We live down the road from a house that has two horses and some smaller horses. Often the smaller horses are away from the road but the two horses they own can come close...

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Christmas Party at Georgie’s

Back in Maryland in the freezing temperatures, John and I get the invitation via Facebook from Georgie: Christmas Party combination birthday party for her granddaughter Louise. “Yay!” I think. “We get an extended Aussie...

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Perth Royal Show: The Fireworks

In the night, we knew there would be fireworks, but John kept warning me not to expect much. (I was so impressed by the fireworks on Australia Day). The evening’s activities were so much...

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Maps and the World’s Population

Some interesting maps… First one, considering the world’s population in a concentrated area…if the world lived in one city. And just where are most of the people located? The world has roughly 7 billion...

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Father’s Day 2013

The first Sunday in September is Father’s Day in Australia. After a wonderful Father’s day message at church attached with some Tim Tams for all the dads, we went to Dad and Iris’s house....

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Back on the Road

Sometimes it’s not about where you’re going, it’s the journey. Since I am in a whole different country, I like seeing what is along the trip as well. So we left Camel Soak. I...

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Pink Ladies

My husband tells me I am his favorite Pink Lady, but I know he has another… I miss him so much that when I was shopping with mom yesterday, I couldn’t help but pause...