Jallohs Take a Road Trip Canberra – Brissy

Jallohs Take a Road Trip Canberra – Brissy

Hey Beautiful people, welcome back to the Jalloh Family Blog. Pull up a pew and stay for a while; We have some things to tell you. It's been a while since we last updated the site. Alas, life in Australia has taken hold and we are in the thick of things. We have content ready [...]

Holiday Vlog With JustJallOz

Hey Beautiful people, welcome back to the Jalloh family blog. Pull up a pew and stay for a while; We have some things to tell you. Covid-19!Quarantine!These words have become commonplace in our everyday lexicon and have become synonymous with 2020. Along with phrases such as flatten the curve; essential workers (I came to find [...]

1204 Km From Canberra to Brisbane… & Driving

1204 Km From Canberra to Brisbane… & Driving

With the school holidays upon us and the Queensland boarders opened, we decided a road trip to see our family was on the cards. We had decided since moving to Australia every school holiday would see a trip to family in Brisbane. After all, that was one of the biggest reasons behind our move from [...]

Belonging! Life is Not Always Black or White.

Belonging! Life is Not Always Black or White.

Growing up mixed race, in London in the 90's, the word 'belonging' was one that was always present... Moving to Australia with my husband and children was no different! Some people have asked me how I feel about leaving my family and moving to the other side of the world. I have different feelings each [...]

1,000 Reads, 290 Visits and 20 Posts Later!

Jallohs Number... Let us start by saying a big THANK YOU to all of YOU, who have made this possible, from ALL the Jallohs in OZ. When we toyed with the idea of starting a blog, we questioned whether it would get any traction. Are we interesting enough people for the world? Would our blog [...]

Week Four – The Highlights

This week has been as busy as ever; here are some of the highlights. Homeschooling, job hunting, house hunting, blogging and art were standard activities each day and having this routine is working well. Home hunting: we went to look around a few more homes, this time we looked at some Hallmark home properties. We [...]

Tah Tah For Now… Saying Goodbye to Colleagues, Friends and Family(AJ)

The London Jallohs... Plus a Frampton! Family This was the hardest part for me, saying goodbye to my younger brother. Ever since we were little, we have been in close proximity of each other. When we were in the village in Africa we looked out for each other; we travelled to the city, we looked [...]

Our first week with pictures 27 February – 5 March (RJ)

We made it! We arrived safe and sound after a 23 hour flight; we are in high spirits and excited for the next chapter. Jallohs at SKY ZONE facing their fear of heights! Sun set in Acacia Ridge, Brisbane, March 2019 We were met at the airport by Ahmed's sisters, niece and cousin (I soon [...]

Travelling with a child living his best life… oh and he has ADHD and hydrocephalus!

Photography by Ruth Jalloh, February 2019, Stockwell, London. Look past the rain and you will see the real beauty The thought of travelling for 23 hours with a child with superpowers (also known as additional needs) made me feel like the Meh, Emoji! it was neither a negative nor a positive feeling... it just was. [...]