Heading South for the Winter…

That might seem right if you’re an artic dwelling Brit whom chases the winter sun. But would you leave Queensland’s eternal Sprummer? Well, yes. If you got sick of being too hot. I know. I’m a hottie. But, what I mean is, I got sick of being ridiculously sweaty at 6am, just from taking the […]

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The undo world

The undo world

Just listening to Jack White talking about his album Lazaretto, which he recorded, pressed and released a live version of in four hours, he said he was challenging this “undo” world that we live in, and pushed through any regrets and remains happy with his decisions. That got me thinking about an idea that’s been […]

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How predictable!

About a week ago…. I began to find everything a bit too predictable. I found that people seemed to react to things exactly as I had thought they would. I found that a new recipe turned out exactly as the site suggested. I found that my work laptop epic failed again, as expected, when we […]

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Take it from me…

 Napping is awesome! Think about it now, on a scale of 1-10, how much would you like to have a guilt free nap today? How good would it be? But please, take my word on it, some naps are better than others… I first discovered napping on a Mediterranean Island off the coast of Sardinia […]

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Today’s word is: Adventure

That word is: Adventure One of my best friends weddings, is taking place in two weeks… In Fiji… Now, just to clarify my grammar there, she is one of my best friends. Not one of her weddings. This is her only wedding. Now we have cleared that up, we were talking about how excited we […]

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Whats the second best advice you’ve been given?

Makes your wee red.

Part 2. I know some of these pieces of wisdom don’t exactly constitute advice, but you all forgave me in part 1, so here goes: On domestic matters The lady of the house is always right: Never disagree with the lady of the house, even if she is a man: Whether at dinner, a party, […]

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My portmanteau guide to life, well, words:

Makes your wee red.

There’s some things you should know about me. I love wordplay. I love to abbreviate words. And I laugh at funny acronyms in what I’m reading. I love a good double entendre, a good pun, and the occasional spoonerism. But above them all, I love creating my own portmanteau, a literary tool for combining, or […]

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Does it snow in Australia?

Does it snow in Australia? I love America. I have had some of the most memorable times, meals and experiences there, and seeing New York for the first time was right up there with the best. I, as we all do, have many formative exposures to the USA from TV, movies and the media. In […]

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