Fatherhood again at Fifty!

12 Sep 14i

What can I say, I never planned or expected that during  my middle age years, I would be a father again to 2 great little boys! On the 11th of September 2014 my latest son decided that enough was enough and he was going to say hi to the world. Yvonne & I left  home to go to […]


What’s in a name?

23 Aug 13a

What’s in a name? From what I hear and see everything, I tried a little experiment back in 2002 when I traveling around Australia with my wife Yvonne and  decide to start  being called by my first name Romelio. It’s been fun seeing people try to pronounce my name. I remember being up at Groundrush minesite N.T. […]


Heading West to spend some time with my mum

04 Dec 13k

The day finally arrive when the contain was packed and locked, both the car and the bike were loaded and ready for the trip to Perth from Yeppoon. Firstly I would like to thank my friend Dobbo, for letting us spend the last night in Yeppoon at his place, and also the huge tasty breakfast that […]


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 […]