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WIN: The book of UNinspiring Quotes

The Book of Uninspiring Quotes parodies the idea that we can ever reach total satisfaction in life, using ironic stock photos to demonstrate the pointlessness of positive affirmation. Leunig’s collation of uninspiring quotes encourages suffering at the hands of our miserable existence. It is a morose but humorous look at the darker side of life.…

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Fun With Kids (and sweet bedding)

The fun of the school holidays means I can have my niece and nephew over in the middle of the day. For playing in the park, and being creative indoors. This doona cover from Just Bedding (gifted) has been a hit. Fantasy styling in a sari print, my pillow case gets a good reception when…

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A few Drinks in Gosford

Gosford is a bit of a hidden gem (And my dear friend Bronwyn who I met for drink there last week would probably like to keep it that way!). At the north of the Brisbane Waters, and an hour train ride from either Sydney or Newcastle, it doesn’t exactly evoke memories of a beautiful waterfront.…

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Saddler’s Creek Wine Tasting

On the back of yet another great Groupon deal, we headed up to Pokolbin to Saddler’s Creek Wines for a “teasting experience”. Which turned out to be two hours of wine tasting, commentary, questions and answers and delving into the nicer end of their selections! The wine was accompanied by a cheese platter, and a…

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Food Porn (Things I ate recently, in Lieu of a real post)

Aldi Greek youghurt and frozen berries with Monster choc-lish muesli. A really subtle sprinkling of dark chocolate in this (gifted) muesli, along with the usual seeds, oats and sultanas :) I’m been rekindling my muesli and greek yoghurt love with this! Various types of fish and salads. $10 calamari from the Toronto Workers Club. Maccas.…

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