Icons of Australia: ‘Cute Koalas’

Icons of Australia: ‘Cute Koalas’

Cute Koalas – Really? This audio recording will disprove the notion that cute koalas are perfectly cuddly and charming. Regular readers of Yoga Suits Her will notice that my usual yoga emphasis has gone by the boards while I’ve been traveling for the last...
Murray River Down But Not Dying

Murray River Down But Not Dying

   An Ancient Landscape Why is it that we admire things from Nature that are tremendously old but that we have so little regard for aged people? Recently a group of us plied the Murray River in South Australia on a houseboat. As the sun set on our first night...
Bush Fire Season: A Message from the Ashes

Bush Fire Season: A Message from the Ashes

 via Meryl Fox – Pinterest Things are hotting up over here on the eastern seaboard of New South Wales. Well, probably not just over here if you think in terms of the planet heating up. But, for now, let’s skirt the global warming issue and focus on right...
It’s a Beautiful Day, or Is It?

It’s a Beautiful Day, or Is It?

It’s a gorgeous day here on Mitchells Island – twenty degrees c. (70 degrees F.) – with a light breeze. Spring blossoms are plentiful in our gardens, and I’ve spotted various species of birds building nests. A bevy of ducks have been parading...
Thankless vs. Thankful

Thankless vs. Thankful

We live on 4.5 acres of semi-rural land on Mitchells Island. Some of our property is tamed and most is not. Not that we haven’t been working on it on and off for the last nine years. It’s a big job trying to do bush regeneration. Today, as I was cutting...