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Honey, we’re out of poo-tickets!

The grocery list on the fridge needs to be addressed so I’m off to the store. Not having a car, I rely on my feet to get me there.  158 more words

South Yarra

The Block tour of Melbourne

On the daily walk to my coffee machine, known as Chapel Street, I always venture past Channel 9’s The Block’s Glasshouse behemoth.

With the glare of the camera lights gone, it’s hard not to notice the building slowly reverting back to its original state of a tired 1980s glass-fronted office block, rather than remaining the much-hyped luxury Prahran apartment block, which notoriously failed to attract the bidders on auction day. 1,522 more words

Love Melbourne

South Yarra life

Goddamn time goes by fast. It is now officially autumn and the much dreaded winter is just around the corner! Hello march. When I go shopping, I am on the lookout for long pants, jumpers and even jackets! 258 more words


Day 546

Day 546

Thursday 05 March 2015

The little flower stand just down the street from our house.

I foresee a certain someone getting spoiled with lots of flowers this year…

Sunflowers for today!


She'll be apples

I missed my parents’ anniversary. Literally. A long flight and crossing the international dateline had something to do with it.

On Friday, December 26, 2014 I boarded a plane in Toronto, Canada and arrived in Melbourne, Australia the morning of Sunday, December 28. 601 more words

South Yarra

Como House and Gardens

Although Como House and Gardens no longer front onto Toorak Road, when allotments 11 and 12 were sold on 10 June 1840 in the first sale of Crown land in Prahran, the 54-acre parcel extended from the Yarra River to Toorak Road north to south and from Williams Road to Kensington Road east to west. 822 more words