A sojourn in Singapore

Not only does today mark the start a new calendar month, but it also marks the passing of the first half of the year… Is anyone else a little astonished by this fact?  Back when I was a child and summer holidays seemed to last a lifetime, I found it impossible to understand the bewilderment […]

Playing tourist

It’s been a good few months now since I packed up home in London and returned to Sydney and I’m surprised to realise just how quickly I’d started to take the everyday things here for granted within such a relatively short period of time. Over the past two weeks I’ve had a chance to play […]

It begins with one step

There was a time not so long ago when I used to love to run.  I got a little obsessive about it.  If I didn’t go for a run at least four times a week, I would start to get restless.  I would plan my social life around it.  Then one day, I just stopped.  […]

Life’s a beach

I have only recently returned to Sydney after a nine year stint in London, and one of the things I’m still blown away by is how amazing the weather is here pretty much ALL year round. Having a LOT of spare time on my hands at the moment, I’ve been making the most of the […]