Tag Archives: Our Story


We are sitting silently through the very first weeks of what is perhaps due to be one of the coldest winters in theView full post »

Oh hey spring.

“She turned to the sunlight And shook her yellow head, And whispered to her neighbor: “Winter is dead.” ― A.A.View full post »

This life

“As you walk and eat and travel, be where you are. Otherwise you will miss most of your life.” ― GautamaView full post »


“Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.” ― Thích NhấtView full post »

The juggler.

I’m beginning to finally recognise that what I have always believed is my greatest asset, is actually, perhaps,View full post »

Wabi Sabi

Have you ever heard of wabi-sabi? Wabi-sabi (n) a way of living that focuses on the beauty within the imperfections ofView full post »


“Piglet noticed that even though he had a Very Small Heart, it could hold a rather large amount of Gratitude.” ― A.AView full post »


One of the most precious moments of my day are the moments I find myself lost in a daydream. The funny thing aboutView full post »

Taking Stock

I’ve been floating around a bit recently, so many new projects and ideas, inspired and creative people aroundView full post »

This life.

“Rise and rise again until lambs become lions” ― Robin Hood. Tomorrow is another day…View full post »


Yesterday I spent the morning sitting in the cool white tiles of a Laundromat. We’ve been having one of those monthsView full post »

Coming full circle.

It’s been exactly a year since this post, and this one too. The posts that first revealed the tumultuousView full post »

Taking stock.

Last Thursday I got the call from daycare that no mama ever wants, ‘your baby is sick. You need to come andView full post »

Coming home.

We’ve been home for over a week now. To say I felt like the earth had been lifted out from under me when weView full post »

This life.

I can’t believe it’s come to an end. Five weeks on the road with a toddler in tow is a lifetime, butView full post »


Fall. The warm summer air fades and slowly cool nights replace warm. When the sun hits our face it still smells likeView full post »

Travelling as two.

I’m a traveler. I always have been and I have no doubt that I always will be. In my teens I moved across countryView full post »

This life… the Canadian edition

Oh hey jetlag… what’s up. I used to think the novelty of jet lag was fun, I mean who doesn’t loveView full post »

This life.

Hello crazy times ahead. With a mere two days before we get on a flight and get out of sunny (or not so sunny, as thisView full post »

This life (are you ok?).

We spent last weekend in Perth, surrounded by friends and family. Connected with beautiful people that I haven’tView full post »


“A portrait of my child, once a week, every week, in 2013″ Bo: Today I watched you play with your grandad and laugh andView full post »

This life.

Spring has sprung all over our little town.  Much like children the seasons seem to change in the blink of an eye.View full post »

This life.

Winter decided to go out with a bang in our house this week. Bo landed herself with a virus unlike anything she hasView full post »

This life.

It’s been a pretty great week here. Bo’s sleeping is awful so the early hours of the morning are not a goodView full post »

Dear Bo,

My dearest Bo, Today you are 18 months old. Another three months has passed. We are both three months older and weView full post »

This life.

It’s been raining pretty much constantly for the past week. Cold and wet and gloomy. I used to love longView full post »

This life.

What a beautifully unexpected week it has been for Bo and I. Being blessed with a well needed visit from some beautifulView full post »

Old friends make new friends too

When I was a teenager I found a friend at a train station and I brought her home with me like a little lostView full post »

At home with Bo (Sponsored by Target)

It’s been almost a month now and we are starting to really find our own place here in this new littleView full post »

Winter adventures.

We were so lucky to have both of my sisters and my sweet niece and nephew to share our cold little world over theView full post »

This life.

What have you been up to this week? We’ve been settling in to our home and into ourselves. I’ve discoveredView full post »

This life

This week we have been finding our way in so many wonderful positive changes. I’ve had two full days finding myView full post »

New beginnings.

We are slowly settling in. Our new place is cold in the dead of winter, but it is full of natural light and lots ofView full post »

Breaking the silence: Finding a way out of anger.

Anger is an unbelievably powerful emotion. It has the power to shift not only the way we feel inside, but the way weView full post »

This life.

I don’t have many photographs this week. We’ve been busy and I besides for work I haven’t really hadView full post »

This life

      We started our week this week up in the city with family and friends. Whilst sometimes theView full post »

This life

Why, hello again Friday… Bo and I are in Perth this cold wintery Friday. We’ve had a fun week (with noView full post »

This life

I’ve been wrapping up my semester at Uni this week, and with two enormous papers completed I feel an incredibleView full post »

This life

When I was looking through the photos that I’ve taken this week I realised that we’ve been a lot busierView full post »

This life

Another week bites the dust. I’ve had a bit of fun this week taking virtual tours of potential towns after yourView full post »