Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house
Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse.
The stockings were hung by the chimney with care,
In hopes that St Nicholas soon would be there. Continue reading
Nestled in this magical forest, is an eco-hotel unlike any other. Continue reading
Everyone has people that inspire them. Florence Maud Broadhurst is one of those people for me. Although we grew up at different ends of the earth and a lifetime apart, she has a captivating magic that crosses all boundaries.
Born in rural Queensland in 1899, she travelled the world and became one of the leading lights and real pioneers of the amazing design we see so prevalent now in Australia. Maybe it is this harsh and rugged landscape that inspires so many Australians to greatness. Continue reading
When it comes to buildings most people would recognise the common brick as the true building block of the construction world.
This is not all that surprising when you realise that the first bricks were made around 8000 BC… yes 10,000 years ago! These first bricks were made from sun-dried clay in Mesopotamia (modern day Iraq) and used to literally build their civilization. Continue reading