Tomorrow, friends, there will be discounted chocolate in the stores. It’s an exciting day for us all, isn’t it? The anticipation of discount chocolate that’s emblazoned with cheesy slogans or wrapped in red aluminum foil is killing me! But with the discount tomorrow comes the spectacle that is today, and the spectacle that is Valentine’s… Continue reading On The Eve of Discounted Chocolate
The floors are sticky from alcohol spilled night after night and the air is full of anticipation that feels familiar to this room. The Metro Theatre is the home of show after show in Sydney and this night’s is a sellout. King’s Kaleidoscope have never seen Australia’s shores for a tour and having sold out… Continue reading Satisfied: King’s Kaliedoscope @ The Metro
For the last four years I’ve spent my life chasing deadlines. Even Summer holidays were full of work and my mind was taken up with thoughts of how to make ends meet financially whilst keeping afloat academically and then there was the whole relational element of life to deal with. I was tired constantly, but… Continue reading On Being Busy
I remember a conversation we had during marriage prep about our bodies. The minister asked us how comfortable we were with the thought of being naked around each other. The James shrugged and said, “not worried at all, what’s there to worry about?” and I sat there silently as I listed off each and every… Continue reading Engaging with the Mirror
Surprisingly, getting married a few weeks after finishing a degree hasn’t made it onto the list of mistakes I’ve made. There were a few moments where it inched towards a bad idea but it never really made it there. The paragraphs following are about how The James & I did the whole wedding thing. There’s… Continue reading A Post-Wedding Post For Those Curious
It’s that time of year, when countdowns abound and hints of dresses appear on Instagram. The floral arrangements grow and grow and grow and the invitations flow and flow and flow. It’s an exciting time of year for some but for others it’s a time that serves as a three month long reminded of what… Continue reading T’is the Season to be… Married?
My most searched term right now is ‘how many days until November 11?’ and my heart and mind are desperate for that day to arrive but at the same time, overwhelmed by all that has to be done before that day arrives. No, it isn’t the day of the wedding. It’s the day of my… Continue reading Tired