Life Misc

I love taking photos, especially when holidaying. I often take my camera with me, shoot a bunch of images, have grand plans to edit them/stitch them/print them, and then fall short after importing them to the computer. Part of the lack of motivation comes from having to sit at a computer instead of tackling home-owner-projects […]

Sydney Sightseeing

We’ve spent almost as much time visiting large cities as we have hitting the islands and campgrounds around South East Queensland recently. A long weekend and some cheap flights prompted a quick trip to Sydney earlier this year. City accommodation is actually quite cheap – for <$200/night we nabbed a beaut only a block or […]

Mount Maroon

There are so many bush-walks and small mountains that can easily be climbed in less than a day close to Brisbane; Mount Maroon is one of my favourites. Part of the McPherson Range and Mt Barney National Park south-west of Brisbane, Mount Maroon offers fantastic views of neighbouring mountains, dams and rivers and the beautiful […]

Mount Beerwah

Autumn is the best time of year to get out and about in SEQ. It’s cooler, there’s plenty of daylight and the skies are starting to get that deep blue look to them. Alyce and I had a day off recently and decided to tackle one of the Glasshouse Mountains – Mount Beerwah. We’ve climbed […]


It feels like yesterday that I was chatting to Matt about changing his career. He used to be a tradie. A damn good fridgy, actually. But he hated it. The long hours, the back-breaking work. He wasn’t mentally stimulated. He agonised about changing his career and eventually decided that he should go to university. At […]

Turning 29!

Hey guys! It’s that time of year again – birthday week! I love birthdays. They are a damn good excuse to take some time out of your busy schedule for the things you love. This year, I was surprised with a relaxing and romantic weekend away before sharing a fun-filled afternoon with a riverside BBQ […]