Australia Day 2016

Bottlebrush G’day! Strewth,  this post is chockers with strine. For some of  ‘em I reckon you might need to have a  squizz at this here dictionary to get a handle on what I’m gabbing about –  Aussie Slang Today is Straya Day. There’s always big shindigs on the 26th January.  I came here as an … More Australia Day 2016

Diwali – The Festival of Light

  This week celebrates the Festival of Light. Diwali (or Deepavali, the “festival of lights”) is an ancient Hindu festival celebrated  every year around late October / early November.  One of the largest and brightest festivals in India, spiritually it signifies the victory of good over evil.  Our family has strong ties with India. Marc, our oldest son … More Diwali – The Festival of Light