Wine, Wedding, Warfare and Winching

Oops, three months ago I wrote the last blog. I had just come back from driving the motorhome back from Adelaide to Perth all on my tod. Since then we initially spent around 6 weeks in Perth doing our best to support Roddy’s daughter. I’m glad to report that she seems to be so much […]

Adelaide to Perth, Days 7-10

The Final furlong: Caiguna to Norseman Norseman to Southern Cross Southern Cross to Northam to stay at Nicki and Roy’s place Northam to Perth, a skip and a hop One thing I have learned about myself over this last week is that I need time to myself. I enjoy being on my own and the […]

Adelaide to Perth, Days 5 and 6

Day 5  started leisurely again: breakfast and a video call with Roddy who gave me the news that Alex would probably be discharged from hospital today, which was great to hear! While I was getting ready, two women took a trip on the plane that was parked next to my van. When they came back […]

Adelaide to Perth, Days 3 and 4

Day 3 After my now habitual Bircher Müsli, I set off at 8.15, delaying coffee as my carrot for later. On the outskirts of town I took the left turn at the fork as it was sign posted for Perth and Western Australia! My heart sang in the same way as it does when I […]

Adelaide to Perth, Days 1 and 2

Soon I will write my blog about our 6 months in Scotland but events have overtaken plans, so I will deal with the Now first. On Saturday Roddy drove me to Perth airport for me to start my solo adventure to retrieve the motorhome from Adelaide. Roddy’s daughter has been unwell for some time so […]

Wee Mum

So, we arrived back in Perth on 28th January to unreal heat. From winter Scotland to summer Australia, a 30 degrees difference in temperature. For two weeks our time was filled with medical appointments: Roddy had a scheduled PET scan, which was clear – yipeee!! I had a cardio echogram, which was pretty normal. Then […]