50th Year – New York, New York

Well as part of my 50th adventure I got to go to New York with my friends to celebrate Flossie’s 40th Birthday. Blooming youngsters! The first thing I acheived that I never thought I would was to stay in an apartment on 5th Avenue. Yes 5th Avenue, a real life million dollar apartment slap bang…

50th year adventures Las Vegas part 2

So we got as far as visiting a cowboy town and Oatman was great but it didn’t stop there. A wonder of the world I have always wanted to see is the Grand Canyon. I have sometimes thought that it may not be as Grand as it is made out to be but I wasn’t…

With every goodbye

After a while, you learn the subtle difference between holding a hand and chaining a soul. And you learn that love doesn’t mean leaning and company doesn’t mean security. And you begin to understand that kisses are not contracts and presents aren’t promises. And you begin to accept your defeats with your head held high…

Australia Day memories

It is nearly 20 years since my first trip to Australia. I had a most epic adventure and met some of the most awesome people. I am sad to say that I have not kept as constant touch as I would like with them all however due to the power of social media I am…