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ABC radio interview – What scared us into leaving Italy 8 months early?

ABC radio interview – What scared us into leaving Italy 8 months early?

By on Nov 25, 2015 in Greens Beach, Life Lessons, Media, Rome | 0 comments

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I recently did an ABC radio interview where I talked about what scared us into leaving Italy, you can listen to it here and avoid making the same mistakes as us: Love to hear your stories of returning home unexpectedly – how do you decide its time to cut your losses and move on? It sure was a difficult decision for us to make at the time, but we listened to...

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Things can change on a dime

Things can change on a dime

By on Nov 2, 2015 in Beach Life, Greens Beach, Sea Change, Tasmania, Teaching on the Road, Travel | 5 comments

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We’re sitting in a transit lounge in the Abu Dhabi airport while the kids catchup up on some sleep – on the floor at our feet… Just a week ago we had no intention of heading back to Australia until June 2016 and yet here we are almost half way home.. Wow, things can change quickly! Why have we changed our plans, well thats a little complicated...

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Learning Italian

Learning Italian

By on Sep 30, 2015 in Italy, Travel experiences | 0 comments

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We’ve been in Italy for about 6 weeks now and about 2 weeks ago we thought it was about time we started to learn the Italian language!  As Australians learning another language has not been high on our list of priories – at school Simon and I did a little French but thats about it.  I wonder if it is because Australia is so far from any other countries that we...

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