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Marmite Alright.

  Ahhhh it is a lovely Sydney morning here, Saturday morning...on my second cup of coffee after the first cup of tea with toast and Marmite. I have some big big news...the Wardrobe of Floral Dresses Doom culling attempt has begun.  It was not pretty and it took a long time of working up to, but one day last ...

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Radios, Waves and Whipped Cream

  Hello. Mid-morning here in Sydney and I'm sitting quietly with a lovely coffee (topped with a mahusive pile of whipped cream and brown sugar, yes my muffin top is definitely in the building), the French doors are open, the curtains are blowing in the breeze, Barls is collapsed on the carpet (grey wool twist ...

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Trains, Coats and Potterheads

Hello from Sydney :) Saturday here and looking out the French doors from my bed (with cup of tea) it's looking like a lovely day - a sweet sea breeze is coming in up the hill and there is just enough sun to be warm but not that stifling heat we get here in the Summer...oh the joys of Spring. Preparations are taking ...

Goodbye to that again

  Oh the days over here have been lovely and warm.  I have to say I am really going to miss Winter.  I think a Sydney Winter has to be up there with one of the best, if only it could throw in, say, a week of lovely white fresh powdery snow and not including the bit where it's freezing cold, the snow has gone all ...

Blooms are Back

Oh gorgeous Sydney in Spring, you get me every time

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Thai and Stars

Hello, how are we all? Oh a lovely weekend here in Sydney, sweet days with lovely weather, long ocean walks, celebrations and mooching around on a Sunday doing not much of not much. After a birthday party, little black dress, lashings of Jo Malone on Friday night and then a 16km coastal pub crawl with lovely ...

reggae bars & Yorkshires

    Monday well, the warming weather sort of ceased for a bit...I have the day off today and it's cold, Australian cold not real cold (day off is following rather strange night which ended up in a reggae bar... ummmm would you like some advice from a person who is at the point of mid-life?  unless you ...