Heading off-road and hitting the tracks is something we often do. We are either with friends or explore on our own. Going solo can be a little risky, if you don’t know the area you may run into trouble.Read More »
We’ve recently improved our self-sufficient setup for camping. It started with Dixie receiving an XTM 120watt solar blanket for a recent birthday. To complement the blanket we purchased a Redarc BCDC 1225D to help keep our auxiliary battery fully charged. We also upgraded our fridge due to necessity.Read More »
Are you on a budget and want to see as much of Australia as possible? Or maybe you just want to get away from it all and enjoy the remoteness of Australia.
Whatever your reason why you want to free camp, here is a guide to get you on your way to discovering the land down under!Read More »
So, you’re having a baby, and many exciting times lie ahead once your new arrival is here. But, whilst it’s just the two of you, you might want to look into a cheeky getaway before your little one arrives.
A babymoon is the perfect opportunity to relax, unwind, and prepare for what’s to come. The hardest part is just deciding where to go.
Is your mum someone who cares about the environment? An earth mumma? Why not spoil her with a special gift that is ethical and gentle on our planet.Read More »
Finally, Dixie has joined the 40’s club! He’s a bloke who loves the outdoors, camping and 4wding. When Whitegum Farm popped up on my Instagram feed I knew this would be the perfect spot to celebrate his birthday.Read More »
Easter has to be one of my favourite holidays. There is no pressure to find the perfect gift or cook fancy food. For us, it is about spending quality time together and going camping at Easter has become a bit of a tradition.
It is true what they say. Time does speed up the older you get. It is hard to believe that we are a quarter of the way through the year. It feels like yesterday I was taking down the Christmas tree.
We have been enjoying slow days over the summer, soaking up the sunshine, swimming and connecting with nature.Read More »
I must admit when we go camping, lollies, chips and other processed foods sneak their way into our trolley. I take the easy option and provide far too many treats for our family.
Just because we are going away doesn’t mean our eating habits should change. Don’t get me wrong we will still have a few red wines and roast marshmallows around the campfire. We all need a few little indulgences after all!Read More »
I am a yo-yo dieter. Someone who gains 6-8 kilos and then has to work hard to get the weight off only to find it creeps back on again.
I enjoy exercising, the outdoors and being active is part of our lifestyle. Fad diets don’t interest me and I believe that you need to make lifestyle changes. Over the winter the kilos have crept back on and I gave myself a goal to get back into shape. To feel comfortable wearing my bikini at the Busselton Jetty Swim.Read More »