Where I live (in Perth, Western Australia) we have an extremely convenient waste removal system for household rubbish. This consists of putting waste in a large wheely bin, which is put on the kerbside for collection on a weekly basis. The contents of the bin are...read more
These beautiful animals are about so much more than riding. In fact, that’s one of my lowest priorities for having them in my life. These 2 are family. They hold space for me & help me to move through the ups and downs of life. To look out the...read more
I've just come back from a weekend away at the magical property where my camel lives - 3000 acres of outback bliss. I left with the intention of continuing to write my 'Gypsy Dreaming' story - the series of blog posts I'm writing to tell my story of quitting...read more
I want to start a blog. I’ve wanted to for years. I’ve intended to for years. People tell me I should start a blog. I’m interesting and lead an interesting life. A friend even paid for an online blog course for me, to get me started, years ago. I’ve taught myself how...read more
There is a movement happening at the moment on Social Media using the hashtag #MeToo which is allowing people to share their stories and experiences of being sexually assaulted and/or harassed. When I first read a couple of people's posts I thought it was...read more
Introducing the ‘Why Give a Shit?’ Series. An educational series on why we would want to care about making our own products and live sustainable lifestyles.read more
If you’ve been looking for a natural face or body oil moisturiser specifically formulated for you, in a super simple manner, using a pendulum may be the answer you’ve been looking for. I’ll show you how.read more
Washing your hair with bicarb and vinegar is super simple and effective + healthy for you and the environment.read more
Easily clean your jewellery with bicarb and boiling water.read more
Natural, super effective deodorant is simple when you work in conjunction with nature.read more
I've been making my own toothpaste for years, it took a bit to get used to at first but now it's so weird if I ever use store bought stuff. My partner (Brett) and I have been living together since the beginning of 2017 and his store bought tube of toothpaste had...read more
It all started when I was 29 and having a quarter life crisis…
I couldn’t help thinking there must be more? I had a successful career, had bought a house, was paying double on my mortgage each month – but something was missing – I wasn’t fulfilled.
I wanted to live
So with fear in my mind but courage in my heart, I quit my job, shaved my head, and headed off around Australia to learn about camels as a sustainable form of transportation.
And so the adventure of a lifetime began…
It all started when I was 29... and having a quarter life crisis. I had a professional career in the Oil and Gas industry, had my own house (*mortgage) and life, on the surface, was pretty sweet. But I couldn’t stop thinking ‘is this it?’. In societies...
Seriously, it didn’t all happen straight away… me quitting my corporate job, hitting the wide open road and chasing camels around the outback. Firstly, it was freakin scary, especially the thought of driving around remote Australia as a single female. If...
Finally, 9,000 kilometers later, Rusty and I had arrived in ‘The Isa’ - Mount Isa, in outback QLD Australia, where wild camels were roaming in the not too distant area. We were a long way from the comfort of our own home.. now, home was wherever we laid our...