Monthly Archives: January 2011

Goodbye…and Hello!

We’ve come to the end of our Australian journey, but Josh and I are about to start on a whole new journey…parenthood!  So I’ll say goodbye to you, dear readers, and let you say hello to the little guy or … Continue reading

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Tasmania!

Our time in Australia was growing short.  Just one week until we would be flying home.  But do Josh and Jessie just sit around while in a foreign country?  Of course not!  We spent our last week in Tasmania, the … Continue reading

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For Fun

One of our “hobbies” while in Australia was checking out the road signs and other caution signs posted around parks and other areas.  You never knew exactly what you were going to see… Very scientific. Beware of men jumping in … Continue reading

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Wilson’s Promontory

 We spent one of our remaining few weekends in Australia at Wilson’s Promontory National Park, which is about 2 hours from Melbourne.  It is the southernmost point on the south coast of Australia, and the beaches there were just beautiful! … Continue reading

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Weekend in Sydney

As our “reward” for flying to Australia in coach class, Josh’s company paid for us to spend a weekend in Sydney.  We really enjoyed the city–great sights, yummy food, a relaxing weekend! Our first stop was famous Sydney Harbour, home … Continue reading

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Back Down the Great Ocean Road

Our final trip in Australia with my parents was a trip down The Great Ocean Road, just in time for my mom’s birthday. We stopped for a great seafood lunch at this spot, and watched the fishermen and the ocean. … Continue reading

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Back to the Zoo!

One of the things my mom wanted to do with her last few days in Australia was go to the Melbourne Zoo, so she and I went and had a wonderful day.  The animals were all very active and we … Continue reading

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