To celebrate Bono’s translation into Chinese, here’s our story in pictures (apologies for the blurry shots, but it was a busy time).

Damp Grass and Canvas

Autumn’s my favourite time of year in Melbourne. The old Greek lady around the corner grumbles about the mountain of leaves in her front garden, but I love the crisp blue sky – and the promise of sleeping without the whoosh of aircon. Easter holidays bring back memories of Dad roping our tent and camping […]

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Tea and Inspiration

How long is a cat entitled to snub you after you’ve been away? They’re supposed to have no sense of time, but Jonah seemed to realise I’d abandoned him for only three nights. My punishment was minimal. I received a frosty greeting at the door when I arrived home. He glowered at my suitcase, which […]

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Ants are people, too.

Welcome to what I hope will be the first of many newsletters keeping you up with my thoughts and travels – not to mention every day life. Of course I’m not the only one on Facebook. Every now and then Jonah jumps on line and adds to his blog “I Am Not a Cat”. Which reminds […]

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Welcome Home Not

So she rattles in the door expecting me to be all over her. Well, excuse me….. Nobody can abandon moi for two weeks and get away with it. Okay, so they procured a live-in nanny because I’d simply DIE at that cattery place. But that’s the least I deserve. “Have you been a good boy, […]

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One cannot get enough beauty sleep.

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Residents of my friend Heather Fahnle’s garden. #@heatherfahnle

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Practising for Lydia and Ramon’s big day.

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A fairy cafe has appeared in our garden.

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It takes a three year old to remind you there’s nothing better than a bucket and an incoming tide.

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The perfect Christmas outfit. Kath’s love grows deeper by the day.#christmaslove

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Christmas on Phillip Island, an intimate gathering.

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Cowes, Victoria

The Christmas tree you have when the island has run out of Christmas trees. #christmastree #christmasdecor

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Another reason I love Phillip Island. Where else would you find one of these in your back yard?

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Exciting times as Lydia and Ramon’s Phillip Island wedding gets closer.

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Delighted to announce a children’s version of Cleo, CLEO AND ROB, will be released by Allen & Unwin NZ next year. #childrensbooks #awwmagazine

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