Mindset

It’s now been 16 months since we hit the road. Boy, what a journey. But I can say now we are in such a good place. So much growth, so many times we have stripped back our possessions and ourselves. So it got me thinking about all the “stages”. Definitely denial: We aren’t actually leaving. The house…

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Fearless

I have seen a lot of mums posting lately how they are struggling, and how they want to be real on social media. And it got me thinking, how do I/my family/my life, come across on social media? And is it an accurate picture? I put on fresh eyes, the eyes of someone new to…

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Nutella Croisants

Today a special, quirky, extremely funny girl turns 7. And in 3 days another child will celebrate her 9th year earth-side. And although there is not a lot to show, my heart sings happy at the simplicity and pleasure we receive from the small things. Today, there is no party with other kids. No cake…

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Family

I started this blog only a few weeks ago, but can you believe it has actually been a whole year since we hit the road? A whole year ago that we said bye to Esperance, and hello to our first stop: Bromus Dam near Norseman. I still remember that first stop like it was yesterday!…

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Dolphin

I am on such a high! We got up early ( for us) to be a part of the Dolphin experience at Monkey Mia. I remember wanting to do this since I was a little kid (and all of my friends at school were talking about how they went to Monkey Mia in the holidays).…

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Shark Bait

  So I am feeling mighty mighty chuffed with myself. I did a few firsts on the weekend, and I have decided I LOVE water sports. We went out to Useless Loop at a ridiculously early hour on Friday. It’s a salt mine site, and isn’t open to the general public, but we have some awesome family connections.…

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Big Betty

  HI! I am Rebekah, a mum of four and wife to Karl. We have a Facebook page – Big Betty and the Barlows, and have had many requests to start a blog over the months, so seeing as I am never short of a word, here it is! What makes our journey so special to…

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