As I look out the window at the grass that is almost growing faster than we can cut it, at the bunnies and their babies hopping around our yard and the lush green leaves once again blanketing the trees, I'm thankful this season is upon us. I can feel things building to the silly season … Continue reading What’s On : November 2018
Did you see that? If you blinked, you probably missed it. That was September. A month of endings and new beginnings. A month full of promise. I'm not sure the promise of glorious spring days was fulfilled, as the fresh breeze prolonged our fire-side enjoyment of hot drinks and hearty food. Despite this many locals and … Continue reading What’s On : October 2018
Holidays! Time for teachers to rejoice and parents to lament, and for those of us who fit into both of these categories...well, let's just look for some small wins in the next few weeks. The sun is shining, the evenings are becoming balmy and the outdoor lifestyle we love on the Mornington Peninsula livens up. … Continue reading Spring School Holidays on the Mornington Peninsula
Slipping into spring and some September sunshine...yes please Mother Nature. Bathe me in all the warmth you can muster up because August on the Mornington Peninsula (and most of Victoria) has been nice and icy. But here's when the real fun starts! Football and netball finals are in full swing and the potential for getting … Continue reading What’s On : September
Check out some of the Mornington Peninsula's finest creatives at local markets, family friendly events, wine nights and wonderful workshops throughout August.
I'll be the first to admit that in the depths of winter I am more than happy curled up on the couch, enjoying the warmth of the fire with a hot drink in hand. Venturing out in hostile weather can seem less than inviting so one could be forgiven for making like a bear and hibernating during July or escaping to a toasty northern holiday destination. Lucky for those of us still in Victoria, the Mornington Peninsula knows how to turn it on any time of the year, serving up some hearty events for the month of July.
I'm bored! Two words all parents despise during any school holiday stint. Back in the day, my mum's solution to this complaint was to make us clean our room - insert exaggerated eye roll here - but there's a limit to how many times you can use this one before anarchy reigns. As a mother … Continue reading July School Holiday Activities on the Mornington Peninsula