A day trip to Kurrajong

One Sunday in spring, my hubby, mum-in-law and I took a little trip to Kurrajong, which is a small town just outside of Sydney, near the Blue Mountains. We drove through the countryside, ate delicious, fresh food at cafes, shopped at cute, little boutiques and wandered around a musty, old antique store that I’m convinced […]

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A collection of little moments from last week

Lately, I’m just trying to find joy in the little moments in life like…. …. cups of tea outside in the garden as the weather slowly warms up, eggs, avocado and a hash brown on the side, with tea and almond milk, at our local cafe, chicken chipotle tacos using a ‘One night in’ taco […]

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A few of my fave Aussie authors

* Another post penned in 2016, sitting in draft form. I thought it was worth sharing! I love winding down with a good fictional story with easy going characters, a simple plot, uncomplicated writing and a happy ending.  I especially like reading stories set in, or about Australia.  My favourite authors who do all of […]

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‘Becoming’ by Michelle Obama

This is my favourite book for the year so far. I enjoyed learning about Michelle’s childhood and her parents and brother, her university years and career before meeting Barack. I especially loved reading about their love story of course! But I also learned a lot about wearing many hats in life as she described how […]

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Books that helped me get my life in order

1) ‘Thrive’ – Arianna Huffington redefines success as more than traditional measure such as wealth and titles 2) ‘Remarkability’ – I’ve read this every time I start a new role. Lorraine Murphy reminds me how to stay organised and prioritise during busy phases of my life. 3) ‘The Life Changing Magic of Tidying’ – Marie […]

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