Australia

The highs and the crushing lows

I haven’t written on here for ages. Christmas was low key and relaxed – it was good to spend time with my family, read some...

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Some of the nice things

I’m in my hometown at the moment on a break to attend a wedding on the weekend that I’m very much looking forward to (though I...

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Country days

Over the Queen's Birthday long weekend, a huge group of us went away to Bundanoon in the Southern Highlands to celebrate ...

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Breakfast therapy

As I mentioned in a previous post, going out for a good breakfast/brunch with a book is one way I try to feel a bit brighter when I’m...

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Beaches and shakes

As I hinted at in the last post, I’ve been feeling totally stir crazy lately, and stuck in a routine, just going to the same...

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Night noodle markets, during the day

Last year, I went to the Enlighten Night Noodle Markets, and it was good, but the queues for the particularly ‘hot’ stalls were...

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A really wow week.

This week at work, we launched our new Australian Aid Tracker website. I was pretty nervous about it– I had built the site myself, it...

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Top tip

I just found out the other day that many people don’t know that you can just buy your toilet paper on the internet and have it...

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Trying a Marley Spoon recipe box in Canberra

I’ve been pretty boring with my cooking choices lately. Making one big dish on a weekend to take to work for lunch and then eating it...

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Things I ate in Canberra and didn’t tell you about.

I had a bit of stint of taking myself out to breakfast towards the end of last year, simply because I was trying to make myself feel less...

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Furry friends

One of the nicest things about being home, besides seeing my human family, is seeing the furry members of our family–Winston and...

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A hipster’s guide to Albury (and a smidge of Wodonga)

Last summer, when I came home, I was thrilled and surprised to discover The Proprietor. This summer, after a year away, I am thrilled and...

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