Category: Lifestyle

Ramblings of an Eco Warrior Princess

Ramblings of an Eco Warrior Princess

Lately I’ve been feeling pretty sorry for Planet Earth. All of our ‘human progress’ has created a chain of events that has really changed the balance of nature and has Mother Nature pretty damned angry. I watched Hurricane Katrina decimate New Orleans. I watched the tsunami kill thousands and thousands in South East Asia. I’ve...

Spreading Random Acts of Kindness

Spreading Random Acts of Kindness

My fiancé Ben and I were sitting up talking about a great blog post I had read about “Paying it forward – Random Acts of Kindness” (thank you very much Jane for your inspirational message) We were trying to remember if there were ever a time a complete stranger had helped in some way or...

‘Reality’ TV, give me a break

‘Reality’ TV, give me a break

Photo by o5com Surely I’m not the only one who thinks there is a little irony with people who claim they are watching what they eat only to watch them ordering a diet coke. So if you can see the irony in that, than you must agree with me when I say there is an...

Less Concrete, More Greenery: The Tree Change

Less Concrete, More Greenery: The Tree Change

I’m a little ambivalent about moving to the country side. And when I mean country side I don’t mean picturesque towns like the ones in the English countryside with luscious green meadows and beautiful white fencing with ponds containing ducks and other such animals. I’m talking about a remote town in central Queensland which looks...