Monthly Archives: April 2013

Blogging A-Z – April Challenge – S is for …..Sydney

Like many travellers to Australia both our arrival and departure was from Sydney International airport. By the time we arrived in Sydney we had been in transit for 46 hours and had planned to fly from Sydney to the regional … Continue reading

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Blogging A-Z – April Challenge – R is for …..Research

Last year during the A-Z Challenge I had a similar Australia theme. I focused a great deal more on my Australian ancestry and you can read those posts HERE. This year I have focused on my last trip to Australia … Continue reading

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Blogging A-Z – April Challenge – Q is for …..Quilts

Earlier this month I talked about the time spent at the Canberra War Memorial. There was quite a lot of focus given, and quite rightly so, to the Australian (and New Zealander’s and others) soldiers at the hands of the … Continue reading

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Blogging A-Z – April Challenge – P is for …..Pancakes

Firstly, It was all my Cousin’s fault. She mentioned pancakes when we were down in Victoria and since then I had been almost dreaming about them. Then, as luck would have it, whilst we were in Sydney we stumbled across … Continue reading

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Blogging A-Z – April Challenge – O is for …..Opera House

I was in my early 20s when I first saw the Opera House. I had boarded a plane at Nadi airport in Fiji and a little over 4 hours later the plane swept over the Opera House and the Harbour … Continue reading

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The End of Your Life Book Club by Will Schwalbe

This month’s choice is the The End of Your Life Book Club by Will Schwalbe. I read this book back in January, having seen the book in a window display in a bookshop in Geelong Victoria last October. You can … Continue reading

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Blogging A-Z – April Challenge – N is for ….. Night

There is something rather lovely about a City at night. When most are asleep, parts of the City become awake and some bits never sleep. There always such a contrast between the day and night of the same place. Here … Continue reading

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The In-Depth Genealogist – Digital Magazine – Issue 3 – OUT NOW!

The next issue of the free digital magazine is available NOW! //e.issuu.com/embed.js Enjoy this digital edition of the magazine? then why not stop by The In-Depth Genealogist and read the Website,  Blog  take part in the Forum. You can read my … Continue reading

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Blogging A-Z – April Challenge – L is for …..Ludlow

Thinking back to my day at the Canberra War Memorial (see C). This is a photograph of the wall of rememberance. The N.L. Ludlow is of interest. He is the brother to my Cousin’s maternal Grandmother. Whilst there is no … Continue reading

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Blogging A-Z – April Challenge – K is for …..Kiva

A little earlier this week I made another loan through Kiva as part of the Genealogists for Families Team.  The loan was to a lady in Kenya, so you may well be asking what this has to do with my … Continue reading

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