Category: holidays

Week 17/2022: Hi-ho

Week of 25 April Hi-ho This was the last week of my extended Easter holiday. I’d decided not to go back to work on the day after Anzac Day, which was Tuesday, because Tuesday is my half day. I had a medical appointment in the middle of the day...

Week 16/2022: Three days in Geelong

Week 16: Week of 18 April 2022 Three days in Geelong On Monday, we left Slabs’ family and drove to Geelong. Before this trip, I think I’d been to Geelong once, when I was a kid and our family did a road trip from Melbourne to Adelaide. This was...

Week 15/2022: Hey and away we go

Week of 11 April 2022 Hey and away we go This was a short week leading into the Term 1 school holidays and the Easter break and I really needed that break. We had a holiday booked to the mainland that I’d been nervous about ever since Slabs suggested...

Week 06/2022: Back to work

Week of 7 February 2022 Back to work This week it was time to say goodbye to my casual days at home. School went back on Wednesday, I went back to work and it was the first week of my TAFE course (thing 8). My actions for this week...

Week 28/2021: the streets of hobart

Week 28: week of 12 July 2021 What did I want to do better this week? I continued my routine of getting up whenever I wanted to instead of setting an alarm for a stupid time in the morning and getting up really early. It’s hard to really know...

Tahune airwalk

Seven years ago, we went to the Tahune airwalk, which is in southern Tasmania, just out of Geeveston. It’s part of a site known as Tahune Aventures and I wrote a post about the 2015 trip here. Sadly, the area was badly affected by the Riveaux Road bushfires in...

20 for 2020: week 44

Week of 26 October 2020 My 20 for 2020 list. What did I want to do better this week? Be calm and enjoy my break. Not go back to work on Thursday and get agitated as soon as I walk in the door. So, how did that go then?...

20 for 2020: week 43

Week of 19 October 2020 My 20 for 2020 list. What did I want to do better this week? Keep tweaking my organising system. So, how did that go then? Ask me next week. On to 20 for 2020 If you read last week’s post, you’ll know I submitted...

20 for 2020: week 41

Week 41: Week of 5 October 2020 My 20 for 2020 list. One from the #losttrolleysofhobart series on Instagram What did I want to do better this week?Start to try out the new ideas for planning my days that I’ve been learning about. So, how did that go then?I...

20 for 2020: week 29

Week of 13 July My 20 for 2020 list. After a week off that I really needed, it was back to work this week. Kramstable was still on school holidays. I’m glad that he’s able to do his own thing for most of the time now, so there is...