What took me so long?

bye bye ute

I finally sold my ute the other day, to be honest I really don’t know why I held onto it for so long. There’s the old girl going, and I guess I won’t get to play in the mud with her again But I had the old girl for nearly 7 years, it was time […]


Merry Christmas 2012 and Happy new Year for 2013

Merry Christmas 2012

I would like to take the time to wish everybody a Merry Christmas and a great 2013 new year. This Christmas will be Obie’s first as we spend it in Yeppoon possibly for the last time after 7 years. Yvonne and I are looking forward to moving either to Ter Aar or Perth, great to see that […]


Fatherhood at FortyEight


It’s been just over 4 months, since my third son Obie introduced himself to the world.  I have to admit I’ve enjoyed every minute of it, from watching his mother Yvonne get up each night to feed the little fella and changing of his nappies. Yes you could say I’m doing the heavy lifting with […]


Staying home with ANZ

Romelio's trades

I don’t really like to post my trades on this blog, who am I kidding, when it all goes well why not! Any way I’ve been home for the last 2 months, away from the diesel and dust, Just chilling waiting for the arrival of my son Obie, who finally came into the world last […]


Nothing to say

I have nothing to say

It’s almost been 2 months since my last post, and I’ve been trying to think of something to write about. At the end of it all, it seems that I Have Nothing to Say! Most people who know me will find that hard to believe, and to be honest, I’m finding it strange too!   I […]


Get Your Trail Audio Book from Audible

Hands up all those who have had time to read a good book lately? Not too many of us in these hectic times is there? I know for myself, that I am finding it difficult to find the time where I can just relax with a good book. I came across a audio book not that long ago, […]