Tropical Holidays

It’s winter in Melbourne. It’s cold and wet and we’re in lockdown so it’s a good time to look back and appreciate some of the fun tropical experiences that I have enjoyed in the past. There have been holidays in Hawaii where I have memories of beautiful sunrises, lazy days at the beach, good food… Continue reading Tropical Holidays

Childhood Memories

Recently I’ve been writing stories about my very early life in the 40’s and 50’s, with a view to leaving behind some stories of the past for my grandchildren. I’ve also been meeting each week with a small group of people who write and share stories about their family history. A meeting is scheduled for… Continue reading Childhood Memories


Living the Dream I met up with a friend for coffee and she asked lots of questions about the places that I have lived overseas. I talked about living for a couple of months, in 1997, on Cocus (Keeling) Island when my husband was working there. The islands are a Territory of Australia. I had… Continue reading Cocus(Keeling)Islands