Callous China Calls Me

I’m about to embark on an incredible journey yet I’m struggling and hating my experience…

Biking Bali: Andrea sets off to cycle around Bali

So start how you mean to continue…… oh gawd…. So yesterday I had 2 car rides, a train and a bus to get to Perth Airport to make my flight to Bali. The train left without me having grabbed my bike box, so it was sweet talking, finger crossing, challenging waiting game which had me…

New Year review and goals

Slam you Andrea! This is what you MUST learn this year! So 2019 so far has been a wonderous fucker. The lessons have come in thick and laid it on me. I have danced to the beat of other people’s drums, and given far too freely; sacrificing and devaluing myself in the process. With the…

Crawling out from the Shadow

So I’m slowly coming out of my ‘can’t be fucked’ ness – apologies to those who I’ve offended – it is just a word – and really the only word I can find that adequately describes how I’ve been feeling. I could go on here about my word finding difficulties and severe memory issues that…

Now is the only time you have

I don’t know about you, but I sure needed this reminder today of something that happened to me nearly 6 years ago and the huge learning that I received…… As the ‘Silly Season’ can take hold of us, suck us into that vortex of consumerism and throw our values of good health and vitality to…

How do you afford it?!

What’s the number one question I get? And no, it’s not “Are you Single?” 😆 Hard to believe right? 🤣 It’s a question I get ALL the time “How can you afford to travel? To live the way you do?” “How do you afford it Andrea?!” Do you know what my no.1 reason is?  The…

Munda Biddi Trail Magic

Nearly a week ago I set out on the 1000km Munda Biddi off road trail from Perth to Albany.  I’ve been blessed with beautiful weather and am having the most amazing time. Here’s a post from my FB page on my journey so far…. The Mundi Biddi trail is amazing! Currently having such an amazing…

The magic in Mandurah

An opportunity came up for me to look after 3 rabbits and house sit in Mandurah, Western Australia. I had never been to WA before and it seemed like a perfect experience to settle to write my book on my Myanmar and Thailand experiences. It was my first Winter in nearly 7 years. It was…