The never ending summer

18 – 20 May As we approach the end of Autumn here in Australia, the sun continues to shine. Indeed, since I lost my job at the tail-end of March (some two months ago), the weather has been ridiculously good and I can count on one hand the number of rainy days we’ve had. SoContinue reading “The never ending summer”

Another day in paradise

22 April 2020 This is very much a Manly appreciation post. Despite the current coronavirus situation I’m enjoying life here more than ever at the moment. Today was a day of beach side living at its best – the sun was shining, there was not a cloud (and just one solitary plane) in the sky,Continue reading “Another day in paradise”

Groundhog Day – Walk. Photograph. Repeat.

16 April 2020 Today was Groundhog Day, but there’s nothing wrong with that nowadays. After all, options are pretty limited for us all with the current social distancing and isolation measures in place. A standard day in isolation for us usually starts with a morning workout, followed by a walk by the ocean and aContinue reading “Groundhog Day – Walk. Photograph. Repeat.”

Exotic insects and living by the ocean

14 April 2020 Today marked our return to sobriety and it feels good. It helps when the weather is awesome, which it has been now for the past few weeks. I don’t think I’ve ever been this tanned at this time of year in Australia. I guess unemployment and sunshine will do that. Today wasContinue reading “Exotic insects and living by the ocean”

Time to get productive ft. the Manly seal

19 March 2020 Ok, time to get productive. First up, time for a run. I try and run at least 20 kilometres per week and find daily exercise keeps me sane – especially without work. Today’s run was a real treat as I got up close and personal with a seal who was sunning himContinue reading “Time to get productive ft. the Manly seal”