Just Another Tourist

MeOn holidays in Patong, Thailand and for the first time in all my travels I feel like just another tourist. For a week we were booked into a hotel. We were picked up from the airport and taken to our accommodation. A porter took our bags to our room and there was little thought to where we had to go and how to get there. Once at the hotel we just had to be tourists and go site seeing. returning to our hotel at the end of the day to chill and relax.

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These Are My People

Me and GizmoThey’re A Little Bit Green Here

These are the people of the Otway ranges and the surrounding coast. They care about the environment, they care about the forest. The Otway ranges and the beautiful coastline has a deep meaning to the people here. This is the kind of place where you walk in to someone’s house and find candles and crystals on the shelf. The people here are a little spiritual, they’re a little green. The people here are my people. Continue reading “These Are My People”

Bucket List

My head constantly swims with ideas of different things I want to do or try. Constantly changing it can be difficult to stay focussed on one idea as thoughts come and go. I always seem to have some crazy idea going through my head. At times my kids have worried about some of the crazy ideas I come up with. This is my bucket list, these are the things that have always stayed in the pool of ideas. These are the things I’ve wanted to do for a long time.

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Victoria – On Fire Again

firesVictoria is on fire again!

Contact has already been made with the shelter. Donna’s on it! Trying to get access to the fire grounds so we can get in and rescue the injured wildlife. There’s always a lot of politics and red tape to get through before we can get in and do what we need to do. It’s a horrible job but it needs to be done and not many people can handle working on the fire grounds. It’s really hard. Mentally and physically. It sends you into a depression afterwards, the images stay in your mind for a long time. Continue reading “Victoria – On Fire Again”