Money Monday: Planting and Yielding

Money Monday: Planting and Yielding

"Your planting time and your yield time are not at the same time!" Lisa Nicholes Gradually, we have settled into our new home. We have settled into our new routine. And we had received a few wage slips, which Ahmed's dad swears are the key to unimaginable riches in Australia; “As long as you get [...]

Family Friday: A Weekend with Friends and Family

Family Friday: A Weekend with Friends and Family

"Looking forward to the weekend?" Ahmed asked. I actually was! Because I like to know about people and I like to talk, so making friends has always come naturally to me. On the other hand, Ahmed is awkward, especially when it's with someone he worked with; A dad of one of his pupils. So, imagine [...]

What We Ate Wednesday: Double Shot Deakin

What We Ate Wednesday: Double Shot Deakin

Photography by: RJOz We decided to have a relaxing weekend; potter about the house doing some gardening and grabbing lunch at a new spot. We decided to go to Double Shot so keep reading to find out what we got... So, Ahmed in his infinite wisdom, said, “we should rate the place, take some photos [...]

Family Friday: What a Flipping Great Time

Family Friday: What a Flipping Great Time

For the longest time, we tried to keep a regular gym routing in London, with mixed results. So, we've decided to diversify our family exercise. Our son continued with gymnastics and the rest of us joined Orange Theory Fitness (OTF). We needed things we could also do together, so we decided Thursday will be Active [...]

Family Friday: Our Daughter Left Us for A Boy

Family Friday: Our Daughter Left Us for A Boy

"Our daughter is the happy moments of our past, joyful moments of our present and the promise of our future!" Quote By: Some Fortune Cookie Somewhere AJOz: This has been an amazing 18 years and witnessing many of her firsts was special. I was there when she was born and had her first sneeze. I [...]

The New Year Work Out Plan

The  New Year Work Out Plan

The New Gym Squad What did you do for the to ring in the New Year? Did you make any resolutions? We are genuinely interested to know, so if you don't mind sharing, send us a comment. By now, the euphoria of the countdown has run out, the alcohol (for those who drink) has passed [...]

Our First Christmas Down Under – JallOz

Our First Christmas Down Under – JallOz

Following a question from our son, in June, we knew Christmas was going to be significantly different this year. As he played on his Nintendo Switch, he glanced over the screen and said, "Is it nearly Christmas, yet?"