‘A Hundred Small Lessons’ by Ashley Hay

‘A Hundred Small Lessons’ tells the stories of the inhabitants of a house in Brisbane, both past and present.  The previous owner, Elsie, is an old lady who has a fall and is forced to leave her home of 62 years to a retirement village. The new owners are Lucy and Ben and their one-year-old […]

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Vietnamese Cuisine in Inala, Brisbane

For those of you who know me well, you know that I visit my parents in Brisbane at least every two months.  They moved there from Canberra (when I moved to Sydney) because, frankly, Canberra winters are just too cold for them.    So on one of these visits, my parents and I decided to find […]

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5 things that made me happy this weekend…

1. A weekend away from the busy city.  I almost thought I wouldn’t make it when my early morning flight to Brisbane was cancelled.  However I managed to get onto a midday flight and although I arrived 5 hours later than expected, I still made it! A weekend away at a chilled out destination is so […]

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