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Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 10:00
When we wandered around Fremantle on Sunday afternoon we were delighted to come across the Western…
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 10:00
We knew no trip to Perth would be complete with a trip to the nearby seaside town of Fremantle. We…
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 10:00
Y'all, it's time I come clean about something. I don't like the beach. I know, I know, who doesn't…
Monday, November 18, 2019 - 10:00
Our time in Australia has been spent in Perth, Western Australia. This area is growing and as such…
Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 10:00
Reading: 63/52 (+2 for the week) I've been feeling under the weather this week and binge reading…
Friday, November 15, 2019 - 10:00
Part of the fun of traveling to a new country is trying new food, right? When we are housesitting…
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 10:00
I promised to talk about all things Bali - the big, the small, and the mini! So today I'm here to…
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - 10:00
If you read yesterday's blog post you had to know this one was coming, right? Today I'm sharing…
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - 10:00
Our time in Bali was short and sweet, and this week I'm going to share all about it! I'm going to…
Monday, November 11, 2019 - 07:47
I'm baaaack! We are fresh off a week in Bali and I am here to update you on the last bit of…
Sunday, November 10, 2019 - 10:00
Reading: 61/52 (+0 for the week) I only finished one book this week but I am in the midst of two…
Sunday, November 3, 2019 - 10:00
Reading: 60/52 (+0 for the week) We've been binge-watching the Harry Potter movies this week…
Friday, November 1, 2019 - 10:00
After a few weeks of chaos and uncertainty, we have finally sorted out what the rest of the year…
Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 10:00
Last year we spent Halloween in Wales...and this year we are in Western Australia! What a crazy…
Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 10:00
Yesterday, I shared about how awesome the Caversham Wildlife Park is and about all the fun animals…
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 10:00
Kangaroos, Koalas, and Wombats, oh my! Last week we finally had the chance to head to the Caversham…
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 10:00
As we travel through fellow English-speaking countries, I love learning about new phrases, slang,…
Sunday, October 27, 2019 - 10:00
Reading: 60/52 (+1 for the week) I'm slowly working through the overdue books on my Kindle...I…
Friday, October 25, 2019 - 10:00
Book Review: Girl, Stop Apologizing: A Shame-Free Plan for Embracing and Achieving Your Goals by…
Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 10:00
Welcome to a throwback Thursday post! I never quite got around to sharing about everything we did …
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 10:00
American restaurant chains abound in Australia - within walking distance of our current place we…
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 10:00
I love all four seasons - Winter, Spring, Summer, and Fall. As much as I love traveling the world…
Monday, October 21, 2019 - 10:00
For this post to make sense, first I need to tell you about the awesomeness that is Young Clergy…
Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 10:00
Reading: 59/52 (+0 for the week)  Our lives were thrown into chaos this week but the upside is we…
Friday, October 18, 2019 - 10:00
So far during our time in Australia, we have not done much eating out. We've tried a few fast-food…
Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 10:00
So....guys. Real talk here. This traveling/nomadic lifestyle of ours? It's not all it's cracked up…
Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 10:00
Last week our new host needed to head into Perth for an appointment, so she offered to take us to…
Monday, October 14, 2019 - 10:00
I shared on the blog a few weeks ago about how we accidentally found our next housesit while we…
Sunday, October 13, 2019 - 10:00
Reading: 59/52 (+2 for the week)  This week I finally finished a novel that took me several weeks…
Friday, October 11, 2019 - 09:45
Joel and I got married on October 12, 2013. Well, technically we got legally married (as in, signed…
Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 10:00
Yesterday I shared about the downsides of housesitting, so today I figured I should elaborate on …
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 10:00
For the most part, our experience with housesitting has been extremely positive. At this point in…
Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 10:00
I've always loved fun mugs, but before we traveled I didn't really use them all that often. I only…
Monday, October 7, 2019 - 10:00
I've mentioned before that Australia feels like a mash-up between the US and the UK. One of the…
Sunday, October 6, 2019 - 10:00
Reading: 57/52 (+1 for the week)  I plowed through Rachel Hollis' latest book even though I'm in…
Friday, October 4, 2019 - 10:00
Book Review: The Road Back to You: An Enneagram Journey to Self-Discovery by Ian Morgan Cron and…
Wednesday, October 2, 2019 - 10:00
I want to get a little philosophical with you today, so bear with me. Over the past year of travel…
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 10:00
Exactly one week ago today I celebrated my 33rd birthday here in Australia. (Which means today is…
Monday, September 30, 2019 - 10:00
Today is a public holiday here in Perth, Western Australia, a fact which we learned rather…
Sunday, September 29, 2019 - 10:00
Reading: 56/52 (+1 for the week)  I finished a book on the enneagram this week that gave me some…