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February

February

Despite being the shortest month of the year, I managed to pack a lot into February. We kicked off the month by waking up early and hopping on a plane to New Zealand, where we spent a week on the Routeburn (read about the trek […]

Trek: The Routeburn

Trek: The Routeburn

The Lowdown Distance: 32 kilometres Location: Fiordland National Park and Mt Aspiring National Park, New Zealand Time: 3 full days (2 nights) With: Ultimate Hikes NZ This one wins points just on the fluke weather that we ended up having over the trek. Three days […]

10 Things to Do in Queenstown

10 Things to Do in Queenstown

That aren’t lining up for Fergburger Ok maybe doing this on the one month anniversary of my return from New Zealand isn’t the most efficient I’ve ever been, but the fact remains that Queenstown is very close to my heart so it had to get […]

January

January

Goodbye weekly, hello monthly! Now that January has come and gone, 2019 is well and truly underway but for me it does feel like the year has only just started. My first month back in Sydney was a hectic one. Running between an intensive three […]

Resolutions

Resolutions

What I’m leaving behind in 2018 (and what I’m taking with me) Seeing as everyone gives their opinions on New Years Resolutions around this time of year, I thought it was only appropriate that I write mine. A month away from this blog has theoretically […]

2018 Recap

2018 Recap

Alternatively: Everything I Learned in a Year I’ve lost track of how many blog posts I’ve written in the Charles de Gaulle airport in Paris,┬ámaking use of the free wifi and perched on one of the several surprisingly uncomfortable chairs (seriously how difficult is it […]

2018 in Food

2018 in Food

The best eats of 2018 How, in one year, 10 countries and roughly 1095 meals does one begin to summarise a year of food? As an exchange student in France, most of that food has been cheap, supermarket-sourced meals, with the occasional cheeky pastry or […]

48: Clubbing or the Great British Bake Off?

48: Clubbing or the Great British Bake Off?

Hint: its definitely the latter. So here we are. The last weekly. Between a trip to Prague and getting everything ready to head back to Aus, its gone quicker than I would have liked. On Sunday, Hannah and I set off from Southend for Prague. […]

Prague in Photos

Prague in Photos

Photo Diary 16.12.2018 – 19.12.2018 Despite the fact that practically everyone I told I was going to Prague was immediately skeptical of an Aussie going from cold to even colder, the trip ended up being an absolute dream. Though it felt slightly unfair that we […]

47: Hockey Mum 101

47: Hockey Mum 101

I began this week sitting on a bus nursing a hangover, headed for Peterborough. Despite managing to get completely lost in the two minute walk between the bus stop and Maccas, Rosie eventually found me and soon we were all in the car heading back […]