Monthly Archive: March, 2016

ROAD TRIP: The Great Ocean Road

It’s been awhile since my last update. But, I’ve had a good reason…we were on the road! For the Easter long weekend, Adam and I drove the Great Ocean Road and visited Melbourne. It… Continue reading

Perfect Saturday!

This past Saturday was very relaxing – a great mix of fun, food, and entertainment. I started it with a super fun gym class. Then Kirsty, Mark, Adam and I headed to Gundaroo,… Continue reading

High tea and One Tree Hill hike

We stuck around Canberra this past week and weekend since will be in the car A LOT on Easter weekend. Here’s an update of what we were up to: On Friday Kirsty and… Continue reading

Jervis Bay Weekend

Fair warning: picture overload in this post! As soon as we arrived in Australia we started planning the trips we would take during our 3-month visit. Many people here, and in Canada, had… Continue reading

Day Trip to Bateman’s Bay

Last weekend Adam and I drove to the coast for the day. Our destination: Bateman’s Bay. This is the closest coastal town to Canberra and where all Canberrans go for a weekend beach… Continue reading

Enlighten Noodle Market

Enlighten is a festival in Canberra that includes many events over 9 days. National attractions such as the National Library, Portrait Gallery, and Questacon (science museum) are lit up in various light shows.… Continue reading

Beautiful Canberra!

While a lot Australians turn their nose up at Canberra, and a lot of North Americans don’t even know where it is, it is actually a very beautiful city. The weather is great…hot, but not… Continue reading

Canberra – Eating In

Although we have been eating out more than usual, I have been trying to improve my cooking skills as much as possible. Most weekdays I have been making our dinners, which is probably… Continue reading

Canberra – Eating Out

Canberra is a great place to dine out. Before we even moved here I made a list of all the cafes and restaurants I wanted to try. While I’ve had to get used… Continue reading

Road Trip Part 3 – Sydney and Bondi Beach

After a quick rest and a tea at our rented apartment in Bondi, we set out to tackle Circular Quay, Sydney Opera House, Harbour Bridge, and Darling Harbour in only a few hours.… Continue reading