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  • Travel Sketchbook

    ART CHAT #23 – Te Anau & Milford Sound

    ART CHAT #23 DAY 11 – TE ANAU & MILFORD SOUND (NEW ZEALAND) 23 May 2023 Today we arrived early at Te Anau, checked into our accommodation and then off we went for a…

    January 31, 2024
  • Travel Sketchbook

    ART CHAT #22 – Glenorchy New Zealand

    ART CHAT #22 DAY 10 – GLENORCHY (NEW ZEALAND) 22 May 2023 Today we took a day trip from Queenstown to Glenorchy. Glenorchy is a small settlement at the northern end of Lake Wakatipu…

    November 29, 2023
  • Travel Sketchbook

    ART CHAT #20: Draw Your World – Queenstown & Arrowtown

    ART CHAT #20 DAY 8 – QUEENSTOWN & ARROWTOWN (NEW ZEALAND) 20 May 2023 Today was ‘the Tennis Player’s’ birthday (otherwise known as Rob as you’ll see in the sketchbook) so the first sketch/painting…

    September 20, 2023
  • New Zealand

    NZ Trip – Wanaka to Queenstown

    Day 6 (18 May) The weather God’s were smiling down on us today. The rain stopped! It was still a cloudy day but we actually saw glimpses of blue sky on occasion. This morning…

    August 30, 2023
  • Wanaka Tree

    New Zealand – the itinerary so far!

    NEW ZEALAND TRAVEL PLANS Since my last post suggesting we may be going to New Zealand, things have progressed! We are no longer going to try and see both the north and south islands…

    February 1, 2023
  • Brendan Lee

    Less is More: Zen as an alcohol free minimalist

    ZEN TIP TUESDAY #16 This week for ZTT #16 I’m very happy to welcome our second male contributor to Zen Tip Tuesday – Brendan Lee!  Brendan’s story is such an interesting and inspirational one. …

    May 7, 2019
  • Cape Otway Light Station from a distance - Victoria, Australia.

    The Great Ocean Road – Maits Rest & Cape Otway

    This is Part 6 of our Melbourne and Great Ocean Road road trip – 22 to 30 November 2018 So far I’ve covered our 2 nights in Melbourne, a quick stop off at Torquay and Bells Beach,…

    April 18, 2019
  • Lady at Hair Salon

    Reinventions – Part 1

    This post is part of the Gorgeous 50’s series inspired by a book given to me by one of my sisters on my 50th birthday – ‘Grown up and Gorgeous in your 50’s’ by…

    February 14, 2019
  • tulips, tulip, yellow, flowers, flower, floriade, canberra, spring

    Floriade 2017 – Canberra

    Floriade ….. TICK! If you follow me on Instagram and/or Facebook you’d know that I’ve recently been in Canberra for Floriade.  I went with a friend and we had a lovely time.  We stayed…

    October 12, 2017
  • cockatoo, cockatoos, bunya mountains, birds,

    Taking Stock – September 2017

    It’s that time again … to take stock!  This year I’m taking stock quarterly, so I did so in March and June and will again for the final time this year in December.  Has…

    September 28, 2017