IN a few months it’ll mark two years since I left Adelaide and moved to the Riverland to pursue my career as a journalist.
NEW experiences are often made better when shared with friends and family.
MONDAY morning we woke to the news of the tragic death of NBA legend Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and seven other people in a helicopter crash.
Last Tuesday, as I contorted my near-200cm frame into my tiny Hyundai Accent to set off on the three-and-a-half hour drive from Adelaide to Renmark, I also set off on a new journey in my life.
WITH the burden of Christmas gift-buying largely removed for me this year, I’ve had the opportunity to sit back and reflect on what the holiday means in a regional town.
I RECENTLY spent a number of months on maternity leave and was lucky to experience a lot of great weather during my time off.