Merry Blogmas: What is my blogging inspiration?

Today’s Blogmas topic was inspiration, which is something I’ve always struggled with. I’ve always viewed the creative process as this mutant power that I just don’t have like being able to teleport. I’m good at technical writing but just being able to sit down and bang out a paragraph has never been my forte. Really, that’s […]

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Merry Blogmas: 5 Gifts Under $50

Merry Blogmas y’all! Today I’m going to play Santy Claus and find some gifts for your nearest and dearest under $50. My favourite part of Christmas is to pick our gifts for my friends and family and it’s so hard nowadays because everyone just has so much stuff. I tend to go for more edible […]

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Merry Blogmas: Share 5 Things About Yourself

I’m only a newcomer to blogging, so I decided to participate in Blogmas run over at Collective Strand in order to get in the habit of writing every day.  I’ve missed writing since I’ve become a mum and it’s part of a few changes I’m making in my life to carve out a bit more […]

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How I Conquered My Mummy Guilt

Ah mummy guilt  you’ve ever been a close companion of mine ever since the moment I first looked into my boy’s eyes and asked ‘why isn’t he crying? Is he breathing?’ This week I spent a couple of fairly terrifying nights in the kids emergency with Bear after some complex febrile seizures due to an […]

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Libertine

 Last Friday M and I decided to go for a romantic ‘dinner and a movie’ date at the Barracks. Since I’ve heard so much about Libertine, the decision was pretty clear to give it a try. It’s also a place that looks absolutely beautiful from the road as you drive by, with it’s gorgeous […]

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Re Del Gelato

After gorging ourselves at The Smoke, M and I took a walk up the road to Re Del Gelato for dessert, as we’d heard it’s reputation as the best gelato in Brisbane. To tell you the truth, I don’t think I’ve eaten at enough gelato places (I am currently trying to resolve this inadequacy ;)) […]

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The Smoke BBQ – New Farm

To be honest, I’d heard a lot of mixed reports about The Smoke prior to heading over there on Friday night. From friends, I’d heard it was some of the best food out there, however there have been some fairly unforgiving reviews out there in the blogosphere (check out urbanspoon and see what I mean). […]

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