Carnarvon Gorge, (QLD Part 1)

We were invited on a self sufficient camping trip to the stunning Carnarvon Gorge, QLD. We have never been self sufficient campers, like ever! And we have never been camping in winter.  Spring/summer camping on sunny North Queensland coast was as good as we got…sun, beach and minimal to pack.  So you can only imagine…

Roadtrip – Keeping them busy!

Whether it is near or far…We absolutely love going on roadtrips! Are we there yet?  How long to go now? I need to go to the toilet! He/she is touching me!  I’m hungry! I’m hot! I’m cold! I’m bored! AND THE LIST GOES ON…These are just a few complaints that our kids will use during…

Cruise Prep Extras!

  You’ve booked your first all inclusive cruise holiday for your family..You’re excited and you’re beginning ask yourself all sorts of questions? What do I pack?  Will I need this?  What if I get sea sick? What if the kids get sea sick or any illness for that matter?  Can I buy this on the…

Travel Snack Ideas & Tips

15 Snacks To Pack for Your Road trip!   We all have different taste buds, I get that..and I’m not sure if anyone else notices but our little ones taste buds seem to change, ALOT..One week they will be eating strawberries and the next week they will be telling us that they don’t eat them…

Australia’s Capital Territory

VISITING CANBERRA If you’ve read our previous posts you will know that our eldest daughter, Louvaro is a National Athletics Champion. We’ve been lucky enough to travel to a few of our capital cities in Australia for different competitions.  We’ve travelled for sport for the last 3 years and this post is about our visit to…

Our TOP 5 things to do in Vanuatu!

EFATE, VANUATU WHERE IS EFATE? In the Pacific Ocean, above New Caledonia and West of Fiji. Languages spoken are French, Bislama and English. Ni-Vanuatu or Ni-Van is a term you will hear and is used to refer to the locals. Just a short, less than 3 hour flight from Brisbane you fly directly into Port…

STANAGE BAY

STANAGE BAY, QUEENSLAND Ideal for the whole family or just a fishing trip with mates, Stanage Bay is  a hidden gem located on the Queensland  coast. Where the dirt road meets the ocean We’re already four weeks into our new year and our main New Years Resolution was to do more little road trips. Long weekends…

Skydiving!!✔

It’s been 2 years since Jump Day and what better way to remember the day.. with a blog post. Our daughter, Lulu, was diagnosed with a rare eye condition as mentioned in previous posts.  One of her things of things to do on her visual bucket list was to skydive.  Funny enough her Uncle had…

BACK TO SCHOOL STRESS

It was the first day back to school for my first born and only child in school. I was prepared for school before Christmas and this is a first. Usually, I’m like most of the Mums that are still recovering from the festive season and racing around last minute trying to make sure they have…

Sports Parents with a Legally Blind Athletics Champion

FIRST NATIONAL EVENT I am a big believer in getting kids involved with sport.  Most of the time you will be enrolling your child into all the different sports they are choosing to try before they pick something that they are good at and enjoy.  We have tried dance, cheerleading, swimming,  Oz tag and karate….