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Lists are my saviour

So, the last three days have been better.  And I attribute it to my list/check sheet.  Instead of buying a prettier product from a stationary store like Kikki K, I DIY’ed. Basically, each morning, I want to exercise, meditate and (ideally) write down my day’s goals.  Then in the evening, I want to floss (and …
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Zorbing in Phuket – 12 in 2 list

At long last, after posting about my 12 in 2 goals here, here and here, and then finding out that the Gold Coast, QLD, Australia, closed down their zorbing, this looked like a goals I might just never get done! Alas, Phuket has what they call ‘Roller Ball’ which is zorbing – putting fully grown …
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Japan packing

There’s nothing I enjoy more than some photos collages, and doing outfits ensures I pack enough. And I can easily get up and get dressed. If you’re bored (already) can play ‘spot the repeat picture’ :p These don’t include the ‘plane’ outfit. The plane will introduce jeans, a cotton sweater, a scarf, my trench… and …
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Getting To Know Me in 10 Questions: The Travel Edition

Thanks to another blog I read, here we go: 1. Favourite passport stamp: Can I pick a visa? I love that the Egypt visa is little postage stamps, liked and put in your passport when you arrive.  I don’t like that Israel makes you have a 4 hours check in cause you went to Egypt… …
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Photo free post

Last weekend’s to do list worked so well (for me).  So I’m trying another for my day off tomorrow Write a post about my *crazy week* with some photos of the new additions in the house Write a ‘religion’ post Load of washing Whole house vacuuming (the bedrooms weren’t done last week!) (Maybe) buy a …
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Weekend to do list

  Sorry, I seem to have lost my momentum of regular posts.  I think it packed up and left with motivation a few weeks ago.  Hopefully both with return with renewed vigour, but until then, I’ll stick to publishing a weekend’s to do list: Vacuum both bedrooms Clean toilet Fold and put away light load …
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10 things I learnt from boarding school

I spent seven years in an all girls boarding school, in Brisbane, Australia.  Sometimes, there’s nothing quite like remembering the quirks of communal living.  Given the vast majority of people have little to no exposure to boarding school, I hope this might be amusing! 1. You always take the plate second from the top in …
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Q&A Birthday

I’m going to answer a list of questions I made up for myself, and if you’re inclined, I’d love to know your answers in a post or the comments. (I’ve added some unrelated photos for your viewing pleasure though!) Most recent dream you can remember: being in France, and a ‘pop out’ toilet existing on …
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My minimum standards around the house

I’ll admit, this list is a little more than minimal standards, but they are the things that are often left to languish, rather than being done, even though most are quick and easy. Pulling up the bed: I just need a flat clear space, I don’t need it neatly tucked in, just tidy Washing up …
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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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