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start as you mean to go on

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It’s just nice to be home  is my customary response to numerous What now?  enquiries about our plans since we’re back from our Big Trip around Australia and settled into life at Taylors Arm. During our staycation over the busy festive summer school holiday coastal season we alternated progressing projects with R&R. Somewhat rested & refreshed I started […]

daily life 101

Posted on Updated on the new identity of my EllaDee blog heralds a fresh start, my answer to the oft asked question Where to From Here? Before I go ahead with that, it’s important to know how I got here. 2016 feels like it turned in a series of circles, bringing us back to the chapter we commenced a year ago, when we […]

the far side

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Hindsight… Throughout the past dozen years of my city living – highrise dwelling – office life I dreamed of a gypsy-like roadtrip around Australia and simple country life. A year later, living my dream life in reality I can report it’s nothing like I thought. Some aspects have been far more difficult, others far more wonderful. For […]

life as art

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Greetings from one of my favourites places… Broome, Western Australia, where we’ve made ourselves at home for a week enjoying an ensuite caravan park site with bonus shady mango tree, lawn and sprinkler! Of our 59 days on the road to date most have had merit enough to render them a highlight… the G.O. and […]

all paths lead home . . .

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Seven months have swiftly passed since the G.O. and I moved to Taylors Arm at the beginning of summer. Now it’s winter and the dry season in northern Australia, the optimum time for setting off on our “big trip”, the one we’ve been planning for about ten years, so we’re packing away the house and packing up our caravan & […]