The sliding glass doors opened with a whoosh and the four of us found ourselves thrust out, dragging our suitcases and hand luggage, into a hot and steamy midday outside the airport terminal in Rome. There were cars and people swirling past at a frenetic pace. One of the first things I noticed was the … More Termoli
“It’s bloody cold out here on the mine site but we’re having a laugh anyway!” My Facebook recollection of this event. It was bone chillingly cold. We were having a laugh though. This was work? Eunice and I were operating a polling booth at the entrance gates to the Gregory open cut mine outside Emerald, … More Mine Chicks For A Few Hours
My lovely friend Bree over at 3 Sisters Abroad recently did this amazing Travel Tag that she saw on the blog of https://beafree.com Please go and check out both of these terrific blogs. When I saw the Travel Tag post it appealed to me as I love writing about travel and adore photos. Anything that reminds us … More Travel Tag – A Bit of Sunday Fun
This is a ‘little’ post about my Mum. You’ll find lots of pictures of crafty creations as well . Mum and I really enjoy crafting together on the few occasions we can, since we now live in separate states. I wanted to share the story but also some of the lovely things we’ve made. I’d … More I love surprises!
I have previously written about our magnificent experience visiting the Piedmont region which is in North Western Italy. You can re-visit the original post here at https://richerfortravel.wordpress.com/2017/04/09/isola-madre-la-piratera-dinner/ Now, after recent experiences with kids, drama and chaotic craziness I want to tell the story of what happened later that same night…! So, we left the story as … More Later that same night… .. Lake Maggiore
What do you get when you combine a mini-bus, 7 adults, 7 kids, a white horse and a Mad Max driver? Not Mel Gibson or Tina Turner. We were lucky enough to find out during our day tour on Saturday, June 28th, 2014. Our gang of 13 all meandered into the centre of Bath for … More Mad Max Tour
I was driving to soccer at the weekend with our youngest son and he and I had an interesting chat in the car. Their team had been on a bit of a losing streak lately and he was becoming discouraged that they weren’t going to have another win. Apart from the usual discussion about the … More Never Give Up
Anyone visiting London for the first time is certain to list Buckingham Palace at the top of their sightseeing to-do-list. Photos by Esther Colavecchio In 2014, we were no different, despite us being there at a time of year when the State Rooms were NOT open to the public. We were keen to visit the … More Buckingham Palace
Good morning everyone! Happy Sunday morning . I have received the ‘One Lovely Blog Award’ by Bree from https://3sistersabroad.wordpress.com. Thanks Bree! I am honoured to be nominated. I love reading Bree’s blog and will be looking forward to reading about their upcoming trip to France! This also gives me a chance to thank everyone who reads, likes … More Sunday Session – One Lovely Blog Award
Since the start of this month, I have been wanting to post on the blog about May. It has taken me until now to actually put ‘pen to paper’ but I finally got there. This year is whizzing by at an alarming rate, so I wanted to stop and take a moment to share what May means … More It’s May ALREADY?!