The first thing I did in our yard when we moved into our new home was to set up raised garden beds. Despite having half an acre of land at our disposal, the soil isn't all that great and raised beds seemed like the perfect, easy way to satiate my love for growing and making … Continue reading Garden Update: Summer 2018
On Friday night, my girlfriend and I headed to a not-so-local library (about 40km from my house) to attend an event titled 'Grown Up Story Time'. I'm told the Tea Tree Gully Library does events quite regularly, and they sure do them well! When my friend forwarded the event details to me, which promised mulled … Continue reading Weekend Wanderings: Library Up Late
We've been in our house for nearly three years, and until just this week, our home office/study was really just a junk room with a book case and a desk. As you can imagine, clutter and junk doesn't exactly lend itself to motivation or clear thinking. For a long time we've been talking about getting … Continue reading My new home office space
We're just off the back of a long weekend here in South Australia, for the Queen's Birthday. Thanks Liz! It's the pay-off we get for continuing to fall under the monarchy as opposed to putting our big-girl pants on and becoming a republic. Though I didn't technically get a 'day off' because I don't work … Continue reading Weekend Wanderings – June Long Weekend
It's a common and seemingly innocent question, whatever its form. What's your dream job? What would you rather be doing? It's a conversation often bouncing around a dinner party or over drinks. How often do people reply with "This, here. What I'm doing now." Very few I would imagine? Most likely, people rattle off glamorous … Continue reading What would you do if you weren’t doing this?