So two new backpackers arrived on the farm; Kieren, 21 from London and Bryan, 23 from Manchester. They had it easy, one day picking, a day off and then another day picking (all on big juicy beans). However, Bryan couldn’t hack it and quit after two days. So we sent him on his way the … More An Aussie Hog Roast
Another treat was on the cards, this time it was an evening of opera at the Sydney Opera House! Tash and I put on our glad rags and went to see Two Weddings, One Bride. Here’s a few pics of the night: The show was an operetta which means it has elements of opera but … More A Night at the Opera
I knew I always wanted to travel to Australia when I finished uni but the question was; where to base myself? *flashback* In my final year of uni (2014) we had to prepare a presentation on an event of choice, that had to incorporate the use of a large poster. The majority of my class … More Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras ❤️💛💚💙💜
Being single on Valentine’s Day isn’t the best, but when you live in Sydney it’s an excuse to party! I went out to Coogee Pavillion for a singles event with my friend from work and her friend. Here we are in our glad rags: The venue was filled with pink balloons, roses and a kissing … More Valentine’s Day 💕
*Flashback* It was the summer of 2012; I was working hard at camp teaching archery and being a cabin counsellor (basically I taught and lived with the kids) . My peers were all female and aged between 18-28. What was a very popular book trilogy at that time? What got us all through children shitting … More Laters, baby 😘
It was Saturday night, I wasn’t working and had some money in my account. What did that mean? Tash and I were going out out! Here we are with our glad rags on: We decided to head to the city and Scary Canary was the club of choice. We were in the queue for no … More Ladies Night!
January 28th brought in a second new year for me, this time a rooster was involved! I’m of course talking about Chinese New Year. I usually never celebrate this festival but this year was different, as one of my colleagues at Poke is from Malaysia. She was educating the team on what the rooster means; … More Chinese New Year
G’day! January 26th is Australia Day, and it’s a time to drink and eat! As usual, the hosts with the most, Tash and Ben put on an awesome spread! Ben was on barbecue duty, whilst Tash, her friend and I sat back and drank. Here’s Ben looking very Aussie: We started off with a cheese … More Australia Day
Hey! It was time! All the hard work for the last 5 weeks had all built up to this moment, the Farm2Fork event sponsored by Rabobank. This event was a place for all contributors to the food and agricultural industries to come together and celebrate all that they have done. I had spent the night … More Farm2Fork Event
Good evening… Halloween is my absolute favourite holiday!! I love it all; the costumes, the spooky vibe, the parties, the pumpkin carving and the horror films! This post is to show you that I even incorporate Halloween into my food! Although I am let down by myself this year as I usually make cupcakes and … More Happy Halloween!