Tag Archives: Bondi Beach

Hills of Gold

I’ve walked the beaches of Alaska during an endless summer sunset that lasted hours and yet the twilight continued. I’ve searched the packed sand of Bondi Beach in Sydney, Australia for a free patch of sand to lay down my towel at one of the popular and most crowded beaches in the world. I’ve ridden horses …

I Don’t Need the Noodle Any More!

   Today I put on some goggles, swallowed some pool water, kicked off and learned how to swim. Hi. I’m Amber. I’m 34 years old and yes, today I swam for the first time. It could be considered pathetic to some people maybe that I’m a thirty four year old none swimmer and I drag inner …

Gnocchi with Pancetta and Pistachio Pesto

     Waking up in Sydney reminds me that I don’t like the city.      We spent the last four days vacationing on a tropical island off the coast of Australia. It was quiet, secluded and beautiful. Giant monitor lizards slowly walked across the hiking trails into the jungle giving us dirty looks.   …