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Travel

  • Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

    Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Day Trip Highlights

    Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Day Trip Highlights Visit Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, on the Big Island, to walk through lava tubes, see ancient petroglyphs and walk around the rim of Kilauea volcano. About Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Hawaii Volcanoes National Park is home to two of the five volcanoes on the Big Island – Kilauea […] Read more…

  • Rainbow Falls Hilo

    Rainbow Falls Hilo: Waterfalls on the Big Island of Hawaii

    Rainbow Falls Hilo: Waterfalls on the Big Island of Hawaii Rainbow Falls is located in Hilo, on the Big Island of Hawaii. Named for the rainbows that are often spotted in its mist each morning, Rainbow Falls are 80 feet tall and almost 100 feet in diameter. Waianuenue Falls is its Hawaiian name and means […] Read more…

Sydney

  • Langham Sydney Minions Childrens High Tea

    MINIONS: The Rise of the Gru Children’s Tea at the Langham Sydney

    MINIONS: The Rise of the Gru Children’s Tea It’s time to don your denim overalls, grab your goggles and head back into the ’70s as we celebrate the movie release of Minions: The Rise of Gru. From sweet delights such as Minion’s favourite banana and salted caramel mousse and Valrhona chocolate cupcakes, to savoury surprises […] Read more…

  • Wistaria Gardens Parramatta Park

    Blooming Beautiful! Wistaria Gardens Parramatta Park

    Blooming Beautiful! Wistaria Gardens Parramatta Park Wistaria Gardens, in Parramatta Park, blooms every spring with wisteria, flowering peach trees and a spectacular display of seasonal flowers. One of only three surviving large-scale Edwardian/Federation Gardens in Sydney, Wistaria Gardens was formerly part of the Cumberland Hospital site, along with heritage listed Glengarriff House. The two-hectare gardens […] Read more…

Australia

  • Things to do in Kakadu National Park

    Top things to do in the “Top End” Northern Territory

    Top things to do in the “Top End” Northern Territory The “Top End” Northern Territory is where the tropics meets the outback. Visit the Northern Territory’s capitol city Darwin, World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park, the Katherine region and remote Arnhem Land. Darwin and Surrounds We visited the Top End during the pandemic and while we […] Read more…

  • Nitmiluk Katherine Gorge

    The Five Best Things To Do In Katherine, Northern Territory

    The Five Best Things To Do In Katherine, Northern Territory Plan to spend several days at the remarkable Katherine, a big country town located three hours drive south of Darwin on the Katherine River.  1. Explore the mighty Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge Experience the wonder of Katherine Gorge in Nitmiluk National Park with a Katherine Gorge […] Read more…

Writing

  • The School Run Blogging Rut: A Day In The Life of a WFH Mum

    The School Run Blogging Rut: A Day In The Life of a WFH Mum

    This year has a big one in our family with the little one starting full time kindergarten. I had been thinking this change would actually lead to an increase in my productivity as I’d have two extra days to work, but something quite the opposite has happened. It turns out that five straight days, week […] Read more…

  • A Day in The Life of a WHF Freelance Writer/Blogger and Mum

    My excellent friend Jayne at Girl Tweets World recently wrote this hilarious look at a day in the life of a non-travelling travel blogger. I absolutely love peeks into people’s lives, especially when they are as funny as Jayne is. While Jayne and my jobs are fairly similar (we are both WFH writers/bloggers), thinking about how […] Read more…