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Harbour Bridge Climb – 12 in 2 list

I finally did it! For a long time I’ve wanted to climb the Sydney Harbour Bridge, so I made it one of my 12 in 2 goals (12 things I wanted to achieve in two years). I have an incredibly generous boyfriend who took the hints… and bought me a voucher for my birthday to …
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Oscillate Wildly – Newtown

I use this blog as much as a photo album, so here’s another multi course dinner at Oscillate Wildly in Newtown, Sydney. ¬†I avoided using the flash in this small restaurant, so apologies for the grainy footage – it’s mainly so I can remember the night ūüôā Oh no! I forgot to photograph the ‘custard …
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12 in 2 progress

I have til 19th Feb 2015 to meet my 12 goals for two years. ¬†Given I turn 30 on the 30th Jan, it’s a nice way to leave my 20s. How am I going? The eating out? Done like a dinner (boom tish!) 1.¬†Dinner at Quay¬†‚Äď done in January for my birthday. ¬†They have the …
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Weight loss plans

I’ve ummed and ahhed about sharing my weight loss journey with you – it was nixed from my 2014 goals post. ¬†Too cliched! ¬†I have introduced monthly challenges, and on comments, I’ve disclosed my weight and my weight loss & fitness goals. ¬†I’ve finally decided I should put it all in a post, so in …
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Dinner at Aria – 12 in 2 list

Aria is one of the top shelf restaurants in Sydney – on Sydney harbour at Circular Quay. ¬†It serves ‘modern Australian’ and has breathtaking views of the Sydney Harbour Bridge. About a year ago, I added in to my ’12 in 2′ goals list, hoping to visit for dinner in the next two years. As …
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Things I achieved in 2013

So I didn’t touch on my 2013 goals post in any sort of summary way, so now I’m just going to quickly sum up the good memories and achievements that marked 2013: a year of being a blogger! (here’s my very short¬†first post) travelling to Vietnam for the first time (a few posts about what …
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Take the Stairs Challenge Update

Those who read regularly know I’ve set a different health challenge for each month of 2014. ¬†January’s challenge is to take the stairs at home for every trip up and down the three floors. ¬†I wrote about my plan in this¬†post. Today is about half way through January, so I thought I would check in …
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Jet Skiing – 12 in 2 list

As regular readers would know, I wrote a list of 12 goals I wanted to complete in two years in 2013. ¬†It’s sort of like a mini bucket list, so that you get into action achieving those things you’ve always wanted to do. ¬†And this blog is¬†all about lists, and achieving my hopes, goals and …
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2014 Goals

This is a ‘live’ post where I update my goals, changes, and plans. ¬†I hope you enjoy the links I add! Last year, I set goals in a number of different categories of life, and tracked them almost every month with another post. ¬†I think I’ll continue with this idea in the coming year too, …
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Savings target: oh so close!

As my new year resolution (one of many) for 2013, I wanted to save $20k by 22/12/13. I started with $13,487, so I was really looking to save $6,512.45. When that looked like a sure thing in May, I shared with you that I’d like to save $26k by the same date (Essentially doubling the …
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