Celebrations and another few weekends

We have been enjoying spring in Brisbane. The trees have been blooming, the days a smidge longer and warmer!

My birthday was on the 10th and to celebrate we went for a day trip the Burleigh Heads about an hour south of Brisbane.


It was an unbelievably perfect day with highs near 80 and a cool breeze coming off the ocean.


Also in celebration of my birthday Ryan organized a round of barefoot lawn bowls with family and friends. Lawn bowls is similar to bacci except the balls are not weighted equally and it is played on a very well maintained grass square (think putting greenish). We played at the Merthyr Bowls Club which has an excellent riverside location. We weren’t experts but it was a great time and we cannot wait to bring all of our visiting family and friends back!


We also ventured to our local farmers market at the Brisbane Powerhouse which is just down the road from our place. The markers are very popular due to their fresh produce, delicious treats, flower bouquets and anything else you can ever want.


Handsome market shopper.




Successful market purchases!


Needless to say we will be back to the Saturday markets!