Category Archives: Stuff that happened

The Blue Mountains (again)

Yes! Back to the Blue Mountains! It’s lovely up there. This merits a third entry because we did a bunch of different things. First of all we went with MDF’s mum. Second of all we had an AWESOME breakfast.  Third … Continue reading

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MDF’s Mum arrived and the sun shines

Summer time is HERE! Well, actually mid-winter, but it sure feels like summer. After the misery of last week’s rain, the sun has come out EVERY DAY. It’s around 20 degrees. YEAH MAN – we are happy Pommies. We are … Continue reading

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Weird Brisvegas

I went to Brisvegas (that’s Brisbane to you) for a work conference. To me, there is just something odd about Brisvegas (It’s odd that it gets called Brisvegas for a START). Anyway, there was a weird spaceship tower thing near … Continue reading

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Champagne!

Today we drank the champagne that we got from the Hunter Valley. Why? – I hear you ask… 1) It was time for the final of the Apprentice UK 2) I had a good day at work – somebody bought … Continue reading

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Julian Assange and Snowtown

We had two aims for today: 1) Find the (sort-of) famous mural of Julian Assange somewhere in the back-streets of Stanmore. 2) Go to the cinema. We accomplished these goals by going on a long walk from Balmain over to … Continue reading

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Sydney Swans vs. Collingwood

MDF knew someone from where she was volunteering who had special corporate tickets to an Aussie Rules Football game. They couldn’t go – so MDF and I got the tickets! YES – Pommies on the loose to learn about Aussie … Continue reading

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MDF’s New Job

The news this week is that MDF has got a new job! (Well it would be news this week, if it was actually June 23rd as I write this – but we’ll gloss over that and pretend that it really … Continue reading

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