Category Archives: Family & Friends

Australian Open 2020

Friday 25 January 2020 Each year since the Australian Open moved to Melbourne Park (formerly Flinders Park) in 1988 I’ve attended the local Australian Tennis Grand Slam missing only 2000, 2010, and 2013 when overseas, so 30 times out of … Continue reading

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Pet Ownership – The first 6 months

So back on Friday 24 May 2019 I bought home my two rescue kittens Juno and Boots (that I previously wrote about here) and it’s been a surprising ride over the last 6 months.  Both Juno and Boots have remained … Continue reading

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Two Angels – Adopting Cats

I adopted two rescue cats back on Friday 24 May and it’s been a bigger life change than I originally imagined. But how did I get here?

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The Plan 2019 to 2024

In early January 2019 I turned 45 years old and later that month my youngest niece Erin commenced high school, both events got me focusing on creating some short, medium and long term future goals. I decided to set goals … Continue reading

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2018 In Review

2018 was definitely an unusual year for me as it included two overseas trips. I closed off 2017 while still on an African tour, the last days of 2017 had me camping under the stars in Chobe National Park (Botswana) … Continue reading

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Family, Friends and Sporting Success

Over a period of five days last week I got to enjoy spending time with my family and friends all while enjoying some personal sporting success.  Weeks like these make you appreciate everything in your life.

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A Friend’s Road To Marriage

My best friend Jonathan is a guy I greatly admire.  We have known each other for 30 years when we meet in high school (I’m showing my age here). Jonathan is more of a risk taker than me.  He travelled … Continue reading

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