…but moving down the coast from Sydney was the best decision we ever made.
I’ve already shared a few photos of the nearby beauty here, but even better than that, my backyard has gone from a tiny, overgrown mosquito-nest, surrounded by unit blocks, to this:
Our biggest noise complaint has gone from a non-stop drone of traffic, trains, planes and noisy neighbours, to this:
AKA, a bloody great big tree full of currawongs. Not that I would ever complain about them!
We’re also frequently visited by magpies, magpie larks, rainbow lorikeets, rosellas, red wattlebirds, and my absolute favourites: kookaburras.
It is literally impossible to be sad when the kookaburras start chuckling.
And possibly the best part of moving down here? Our neighbours. Just today, my father-in-law popped over to give me a flower he’d grown in his amazing garden:
(Inspired by today’s Daily Prompt)