He’s home

After rafting, cycling and hiking for three weeks and summiting Mount Kosciuszko, the boy returned yesterday with his group of fellow hikers. They looked a motley bunch getting off the bus with all their belongings in large garbage bags. Clearly glad to be home but richer for the experience it was hard to tell who…

Gone for 21 days

It’s been almost 2 weeks. 2 weeks since we ticked everything off the checklist and hauled 30kg’s of his stuff to school. 2 weeks since we bid him goodbye and sent him off. 2 weeks since the boy started his 21 day trek from Melbourne to Mount Kosciuzko, the highest peak in Australia. It is…

Boating in Gippsland Lakes

Sailing on the waters off the coast of Croatia for a week. That’s on the cards for this European summer. If anyone has any tips, please feel free to send them along. The last time we sailed and slept on the boat, it was only for three nights and that was on a lake, albeit…