I just feel so grateful that amongst the turmoil of living with a chronically ill child, my family gets to experience the excitement that comes with publishing a book and leaving a legacy.
My business, EarthCheck, works with businesses and communities in over 70 countries to reduce their environmental footprint and to plan for a more sustainable future tourism industry.
My time in Townsville taught me to create my own opportunities. Living in a regional area gives you the freedom and lifestyle to experiment.
With the sports drop-off schedule running seven days a week, there’s no day off from being mum’s taxi for Tracey McCarron.
Margot Richards’ three daughters participate in eight dance classes, both boys do kickboxing, Darcey plays Rugby League and the two youngest take swimming lessons.
Stay-at-home mum Teresa Hinspeter says the secrets of her success include her slow cooker and soothing music when sibling rivalry breaks out.
The only day Carrie Keir has off being mum’s taxi is Sunday. With four sports-loving kids, her schedule is packed.
Jackie Gillies discovered her psychic ability as a child. “When I was little I used to talk to people but I thought it was my imagination. As I got older I realised that wasn’t the case — I was actually speaking to spirits.”