Category Archive: Australia

Am I Brave Enough?

May 27, 2015 5 Comments »

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He looked at me and asked, “What are you nervous about?” I was shivering with water rushing around me perched at the top of the waterfall as I was staring down 80 feet to the bottom where the water spray exhibited it’s sheer power. There were so many things swirling in my head that I […]

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Luxury in Nowhere

July 29, 2014 8 Comments »

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  I found myself wandering around the aisles glancing at magazines while trying to listen to the announcements on the airport PA system. As my eyes rolled over the massive amount of paparazzi photos and ridiculous headlines, one cover with a reddish-orange glow caught my eye. Prince William and Kate were impeccably dressed and lighted […]

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Crazy is Beautiful!

July 15, 2014 8 Comments »

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“Where are you staying?” the young woman asked as she was simultaneously ringing up our cheese purchase at the Jersey Girls Dairy Farm. “At Alure…” I started to reply as I was digging out my money. Before I could get any more of my answer out I was cut off, “Ohhhh you are glamping!” she […]

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Pioneering the Scenic Rim Trail

July 10, 2014 10 Comments »

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I waited at the edge of the road as the big truck passed by in low gear slowly climbing up Cunningham Gap otherwise known as Highway 15 in Queensland. I thought about what this pass would have looked like 186 years ago when explorer Allan Cunningham discovered it in 1828. After multiple attempts, he discovered […]

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