the adelaide story | Part 2- town and country

We set up home in the heart of town, about a minute’s walk from the main shopping street, Rundle Mall and maybe five or six minutes from Sarah’s campus. It wasn’t the Mandarin Oriental but our one room apartment was cosy and well appointed. We got off to a good start when... Read More

The Adelaide story | Part 1 : the ocean

I know I haven’t gotten around to doing the London story but this is still fresh in my head, so I’ll share these first.

A city affects people in different ways. Over dinner last Saturday, a friend was telling us how he didn’t enjoy Paris but really liked Madrid. I didn’t want to get... Read More

Travel 2012 | The Ireland Story| Part 3 – of doorways, churches and the gift of everyday

I have a thing for doorways and paths. We visited three cities, Dublin, Killarney and Galway. Noel took us right across the country and every bit of it was a delight. In each of the places we went to and all along the way there were doors and there were churches.

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Travel 2012 | The Ireland Story | Part 2 – food & the beauty of the land

What more could you ask for? A scrapbooking & photography tour. We had classes in the evenings, Ali provided us with so much stuff including this map of Ireland and this “hello Ireland” die cut which she cut with her Silhouette Cameo. The workshops were called ‘Writing on the... Read More

Travel 2012 | The Ireland Story | part 1 – Ireland People

One year in the waiting and there I was . In Ireland. On my own, kinda. Oh, there were a few people. About 40. But I had a single room all the way so it was a nice mix between ‘people’ and ‘solitude’. This post is photo heavy so I’m breaking it up and starting with people.

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