Blue Gum Trail Hike, Great North Walk Track, Hornsby New South Wales

“You’ll never find peace of mind until you listen to your heart.” —George Michael This hike is a slice of paradise. The light in the morning and evening are delightful and I love the feeling of exhilaration once I walk out of the bush. The after glow of hiking lasts for days. I find harmony [...]

Home Among the Gumtrees – Feature in Hornsby Advocate

I recently got a call from the Hornsby Advocate, which perked my spirits! Following on from my recent post Beautiful Ties and Bittersweet Memories, it was at the time I was preparing for my grandfather's funeral when I was asked to speak to the Hornsby Advocate about why I love where I live... and in [...]

Beautiful Ties and Bittersweet Memories

“Carve your name on hearts, not tombstones. A legacy is etched into the minds of others and the stories they share about you.” ― Shannon Alder The above photographs are from my time in country Orange, where I visited my loving Pa and family. I'm grateful to have seen my Pa when I did; more in the [...]