Desert camping

We went desert camping. When little boys see sand dunes, they can’t stop themselves: And when I see a sunset, I just can’t stop myself: Look, more sand: This time with scorpion tracks: Wherever we go, there’s uno: And, less often, camel rides: I...

I think I know what you’re going to say

The facts: The mister and I might be taking a short trip (one week). We probably won’t be taking our boys. Possibly. But probably not. The plane trip will be about twelve hours long and involves flying over long stretches of water. Plane incidents are on the...

Easter Sunday morning

I am not a morning person. Except, on the morning I lifted my head to see my two boys both sitting up in their beds looking through the uncurtained windows of our now bat-proof, but unlikely-to-ever-be-powered shack, windows through which I had, the night before and...

remedy for a jellyfish sting

remedy for a jellyfish sting Originally uploaded by adelaide writer. Obviously, this advice is of a general nature only and you should seek advice from a medical professional or lifeguard…the man in the general store may be sympathetic and helpful, but he is not...