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nature

Kids

A Steam Train Through A Redwood Forest In Santa Cruz

By On September 22, 2017

My boy is obsessed with trains so he totally did his excited ‘happy feet penguin dance’ when he spotted a real-life, holy smokin’ steam train in Santa Cruz! I found out about the… Read More

Bike

4 Places To Take A Walk In Wheaton

By On September 19, 2014

Since we moved to Wheaton I’ve been determined to get outdoors as much as possible before I batten down the hatches for my first Chicago winter (brrr). The marvellous thing about our new home is it’s a… Read More

Australia

Natural wonders in Port Douglas

By On February 22, 2014

Port Douglas is undoubtedly one of the prettiest Australian towns I have visited – quiet and beautiful and surrounded by stunning land and water scenery. Originally founded in the 1870s after the discovery… Read More

Beach

Middle earth beauty in NZ

By On December 1, 2013

From unusual hot spring beaches to unspoilt rolling countryside and an array of wildlife and wonders in-between New Zealand is a nature lover’s paradise. You’d be hard pressed to find a place… Read More

Australia

A whistle-stop tour of Sydney

By On November 2, 2013

The year I lived in Sydney was one of the best of my life. I still pine for the city (and the besties who now seem so far away) and often find… Read More