Now that my sister doesn’t live in Darwin it is a very rare occasion that cross the Berrimah line and venture out to Palmerston. It’s funny to think that we use to travel 100km to go to the supermarket and now I complain about a 20 min drive to another suburb. How life has changed. […]


Embrace the humidity

by Danielle on April 12, 2014

in darwin, family life

There is so many amazing things about living in Darwin. A change of life style, freedom from our old jobs, so many things to entertain us right there at our finger tips. One of them however is not the humidity. Ergh! Some of us cope better then others braving the outdoors and sweating it out […]


Lets go exploring

by Danielle on April 9, 2014

in darwin, travel

While Abigail slept yesterday I sat at my computer and edited my little heart out while the big kids shuffled between their ipads and the fridge. By the time Abigail woke we were all ready to escape so after a quick shower and a fresh change of clothes we all jumped in the car and […]


Scout Canoe Training

by Danielle on March 24, 2014

in bush life, kids, travel

Effie’s scout group are going on an adventure. An adventure that requires serious training because come the mid year holidays they will be canoeing up the Katherine Gorge. The trip is an 18km round trip, let’s hope they make it further then we did when we were growing up, we gave up at the third […]


Beep Beep

by Danielle on March 22, 2014

in family life

Chubby legs, crazy curls, smiles that light up the room. These are the moments I want to remember forever.


Life is a beach.

by Danielle on March 19, 2014

in darwin, family life

Sometimes my head feels cramped. The house is messy, the kids are screaming, you haven’t made dinner and there just isnt an easy way to fix it without going insane. My solution. Throw a few packets of emergency rations in your back pack, grab your camera, call a friend and run away to the beach. […]