• Australia
  • Weekly Photo Challenge: (Sun)

    This photo was taken in Melbourne. We spent valentines day here beside the sea and went to see some super cute Little Penguins at the same time. Read about penguins, seafaring cats and the mysterious practise of “yarn bombing” here in my post about marvellous Melbourne. Related articles Weekly Photo Challenge: Sun (mothergrogan.wordpress.com) Weekly photo […]

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  • Marvellous Melbourne

    Melbourne can be summed up in two words: “Yarn bombing’’ Yes, dear readers, Yarn bombing is loud, proud and here to stay. For those of you unfamiliar with the term, yarn bombing involves attaching fabric-based craft to public infrastructure including trees, sign posts and park benches. Yes, that’s right crocheting the trees. Apparently, Yarn bombing […]

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  • Samurai Beach Bungalows Port Stephens

    “Oh my God I just heard a rustle!” We searched the canopy desperately seeking a glimpse of that familiarly fuzzy grey pellet…but nothing…while we were assured by other guests and the owners of our hostel Samurai Beach Bungalows Port Stephens and Auntie google that in Port Stephens Koalas were (almost) as common as mosquitos but we […]