My Sunday Photo for this week is of the water feature in the wetlands of Sydney Park. Hannah and I have started to make it habit to find a new, most excellent park in Sydney each week. Last week was the wonderful Carss Bush Park, with it’s fantastic playground and bayside setting. This week, the park that we discovered was […]
There are some downsides to compact family living. Obviously, sacrifices need to be made for a family to occupy a smaller footprint than that of the traditional family home. Often, that sacrifice is most felt in the backyard. That’s where the local park becomes vitally important. When I think back to my childhood (perhaps through rose-tinted glasses), the backyard was […]
There’s a baby who knows that all slides are pure gold, and she’s climbing a stairway to heaven… Hannah loves a good slide. She has done so ever since she was first introduced to them on our trip to Queensland. Since that first time, her mobility has developed to the point where she can navigate her way up steps, over […]
The world is full of people with unimaginable talents. People who seem to be capable of super-human feats, who push their minds and bodies to the very boundaries of human achievement. Most of us look up to these people as heroes, idols. We even lump god-like status on them. We wonder how they came to be so fortunate as to […]
Thanks to DaddyPoppins @DaddyPoppinsBlg for nominating me to do this Desert Island Discs – Blogofdad Edition post. His most excellent list can be found here: http://www.daddypoppins.com/daddy-blog/daddy-does-desert-island-discs What 8 songs would you bring with you if you were stuck on a desert island?
Brisbane was an amazing city to visit and I feel like we just scratched the surface during our four-day visit. As we had a child under one and no car, we chose to focus on activities around the centre of town. We found that, with an apartment strategically located in the Brisbane CBD, near the river, we could easily walk […]
When travelling with a baby to major cities, I highly recommend looking for serviced apartments with a few key amenities. Kitchenette (or even better, full kitchen), laundry (in room is ideal) and separate bedroom rate highly on my list of things to look for when booking.