Bushwalking in the Blue Mountains

There’s a reason why it’s called bushwalking in Australia because you’re literally walking through a lot of bush. This particular trek was from Martin’s lookout to Bunyan lookout, with an extension out to the Lost World lookout. It was pretty crazy to see the blue haze between the valleys. Apparently the chemicals released by the […]

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Cool girl

Went to see Tove Lo last night – proud to have been able to stay awake late on a school night. I think it would have been easier if the crowd was more into it. I can’t tell if it’s a Sydney thing or just this particular crowd – not many people were dancing along, […]

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Rising Sun Workshop

Not only is the Rising Sun Workshop an interesting combination of garage and cafe – it’s also an interesting mix of East and West. Ambiance On the day I visited, it was sunny and the cafe looked friendly and welcoming; the front counter fully stashed with delectable looking treats and coffee. Walking through was a […]

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Expat reflections

It’s a bluebird day as I sit on a bench in front of the beach with my friend Janine. She has her sunglasses on and a thin cardigan strewn across her 2nd trimester baby bump. She takes a breather on the bench after our short walk from her apartment in the vegan-friendly, yoga-practicing, juice-drinking neighbourhood […]

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