8 Hours Day Long Weekend

This year the 8 Hours Day long weekend (labour day) was 7 – 9 March. Although we didn’t go anywhere (originally we were planning a small trip to Melbourne and Canberra), we had some fun each day. Saturday started as…

11 Years of Geocaching

I was at a geocaching event this morning, and it occurred to me that I’ve been geocaching for almost 11 years. One of the other cachers asked me how geocaching has changed over the years, and in my head I’ve…

12 of 12, March 2015

Weather: sunny, Low 11.6 C; Hi 20. Sunrise: 7:02 am Sunset: 7:38 pm Autumn has arrived! It is a Thursday again, another mummy and Eskil day. First we dropped Scott off at work, then we headed to Lenah Valley for…

12 of 12, February 2015

Temperature: minimum 10 C; maximum 18 C (the day before had been 12/29) Sunrise 6:27 am; sunset 8:22 pm Today was quite a sunny but not overly warm day. It would have been a perfect day for playing in a…

42 Months

Getting all the posts out for our holiday has meant I have lots of other posts banked up, but I thought I’d get a current post actually DONE! Some of the things occupying Eskil in the last month have been:…

Euro14 Day 45: the journey home

Temperature: Paris Max 27°C; Dubai Max 42°C; Hobart Max 15°C. Weather: Summer to winter. And so we made our way from the northern hemisphere summer to the southern hemisphere winter; from the lands of travel and exploration to the comforts…