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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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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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Cable TV (or a holiday past time)

For the week I was in Perth, visiting the BF’s family, I enjoyed the benefits of cable TV (Foxtel). ¬†Oh my my my, if I made a good impression with his parents with my conversation, looks or helpfulness, it may have all been undone by my taste in television. ¬†And if not, certainly for the …
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Summer Bucket List

Pool under Sydney Harbour Bridge

Oh you Americans, or is it just the subset that pin (on Pinterest)? I didn’t know of these summerbucket lists til recently, but as a blog called ‘Live to List’, yes, I too want a summer bucket list! Here’s what I have, some of these things have been completed, as Summer in Australia starts on …
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