Author Archives: Tiffany

Where the heck are we!?

Atlantic Ocean Birthday post!  Another year gone by and so much has happened! Like, a lot. A lot a lot. So yeah, um…so we’ve been busy. Really really busy. Not lots of time to keep up with the blog busy. … Continue reading

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The imperfect mirror

Thursday Island, Queensland, Australia One of the things that we love about Australia is that it is, as Greg describes it, “like looking at a imperfect mirror at ourselves.” Or, yes ok it has been a while since we made … Continue reading

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Sailing Around the World: Is It Safe?

Is it safe? Throughout our journey, many of our friends and family members have been concerned about how dangerous it can be to travel.  Obviously we all know that some things are inherently safe like staying at an all inclusive … Continue reading

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Christmas 2012 outtakes

Take 4 sailors without boats, a bottle of wine, a ukulele without a tuner, a fervent desire to celebrate the holidays and way too much free time and what do you get?   Hi-larity. Related posts: KGB ukulele Christmas 2012 … Continue reading

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Australia National Pride

Adelaide, South Australia, Australia It’s pretty much common knowledge that Australia freaking kills people right? Tons of venomous creatures, the barren deserts, dingos that do in fact eat babies, great white sharks, etc, ad nauseum. That’s part of the international … Continue reading

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The Great Australian Road Trip Continues, guest starring Chris

Enroute Cairns, QLD, AU So ends our snowbound Australian adventure Now we’re off to the Tropical North and joining us for our Road Trip is Tiffany’s brother Chris. Chris came out to work with us in Australia when we got … Continue reading

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Into the White

Kosciuszko National Park, NSW, AU One can only get pulled up the side of a mountain by a boat anchor tied to a bungee chord so many times before they start considering the alternatives to the dilemma of Australian Alpine … Continue reading

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Snowboards and Didgeridoos

Jindabyne, NSW, AU So why again did we (literally) take a crash course in boat anchors and bungee and their varied use in alpine ascents? Well, do you have a snowboard video with a didgeridoo soundtrack? ‘Cause we do! Related … Continue reading

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Snow in Australia

Jindabyne, NSW, AU So then we worked for a few months at an Australian ski resort. Disembodied audience voice: Wait, it snows in Australia? Related posts: Blizzard of Independence Australian snow is cold…and hard. Tradies Australia Grog Files

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Picking Fruit

Coffs Harbor, NSW, AU The Australian East Coast Adventure continues!! After recovering from the surfboard chafing… …yes, chafing.  From surfboards. We decided to embark on our next genuine Aussie backpacker experience: We went fruit picking. Related posts: Backpacker Jobs How-to … Continue reading

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