Easter in the Blue Mountains

It's moments like these that I truly love. The sometimes monotonous, sometimes uninspiring aspects of daily life that consume me are long forgotten when I can explore and spend uninterrupted time with my husband in nature (or on the road singing John Williamson terribly!). It's beautiful to be away from responsibility, to be reminded of [...]

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 [...]