The Trials of Living off The Grid

Five months ago we moved onto fifty acres and into a tiny cottage with only two bedrooms.  Not only does the house have only two bedrooms but it also has only one bathroom and to top it off, we’re off the grid. Five people, a tiny house and off the grid? Well, let’s say life’s been interesting. During the summer months we were left without … Continue reading The Trials of Living off The Grid

Zombies, Werewolves and Ghoulish Scarecrows

As soon as we had recovered from the shock of Mrs Groovy advising us that she was bringing her little princesses to camp on our farm, Will had an idea which, in the end, scared Mrs Groovy half to death You see, 14 year old Will and his mate had made scarecrows to scare off any intruders, namely us, his beloved family, should we come across … Continue reading Zombies, Werewolves and Ghoulish Scarecrows

Lucifer’s Campground of Wretchedness Part Two

To follow what I have written it would be great if you would read Part One of Lucifer’s Camp Ground of Wretchedness Part One . Lucifer’s Campground of Wretchedness Part Two 8am I was almost asleep when I heard a strange buzzing noise. It grew louder and louder. I crawled outside to investigate. “G’day there,” a big, burly man zoomed past on a quad bike. Dust … Continue reading Lucifer’s Campground of Wretchedness Part Two

Lucifer’s Camp Ground of Wretchedness Part One

I checked the website again. The photos didn’t resemble anything I was looking at. Where was the lush, green grass? The tropical palm trees? The friendly people smiling and laughing, drinking cocktails by the sparkling, blue pool? “Are you positive this is it Kooky?” Mr Smarts asked hopefully. I knew he was begging me to say, “No Mr Smarts, I have made a silly mistake. … Continue reading Lucifer’s Camp Ground of Wretchedness Part One