The exchange of useless crap is pointless and has nothing to do with the true meaning of Christmas … Downsize this Christmas
I’m living in a different country, so I guess you could call me an expat and I apologize in advance if I ever come across like the backpackers on the Simpsons. … Excuse me, I’m German (please, let’s not talk about it)
Just as suddenly as they appeared on family cars galore, they seem to vanish rather quickly. Dear readers, I’m afraid the stick family may be on the brink of extinction. … Farewell Stick Families
I’ve been a bad blogger lately, life has been busy in the last few months and ended in somewhat of a working holiday in the Flinders Ranges. … Now, I’ve had the time of my life
A place where you get judged by your sweeping schedule and the state of your lawn. … The Lawn Is Dead, Long Live The Lawn
Buying condolence cards seems to be a major part of grown-up life. Now if someone’s Fiffy dog passes away you can even send them a card. … Things the World May Not Need – Condolences Cards for Pets
Recently, I’ve changed my layout and did a bit of “that Social Media thingy”. There is a little tweaking left… but now that everything is set up nicely … Let’s Do This
I vowed to stay away from adjectives such as nice for a while, but Melbourne in springtime is a very nice place indeed. … Oh Melbourne, You’re So Nice
He’s Doing Funky Grooves with His Kung Fu Moves. The Hoff that is. Wow. … Weekend Movie – Dancing Ninja
The Melbourne Zoo is a not-for-profit organization; dedicated to fighting extinction and educating visitors about wildlife. Facts about native animals and people’s impact on the environment are presented in a child-oriented manner. With the first rays of sunshine, Melbourne Zoo was filled with melting-down children but parents found a refuge at the Trail Of Poo. … Loos Yourself At Melbourne Zoo
Once you’ve entered the parent club, your life will never be the same. You will deal with many new things, including opinions, opinions and more opinions from total strangers.
Take for instance the soccer mum that … How Much Pink Does My Daughter Need?
Imagine how life for the Australian Ballroom dancer Scott Hastings (Paul Mercurio) turns upside down when he dares to dance his own steps at a competition. … Weekend Movie – Strictly Ballroom
Spiritual Responsibility in a Fluffy Bunny World.
I am a recovering complainer.
I am not the type of person that you invite over for game night. Especially not Monopoly or Uno. … I Survived… Mini Golf
Seeing Australia’s big things can be a bit anticlimactic. They are often not that big… Like Scotty in Adelaide.… Australia’s Big Things – Scotty
The „Asian“ Restaurant.
The conversation went kinda like this:
When you go on a trip to the Big Lobster you get to see a lot along the way. … Road Trip to the Big Lobster
60 Years of Eurovision. Where Do We Go From Here?
Going classy seemed like a wise choice for the 60th anniversary show of the Eurovision Song Contest or simply inevitable after Conchita’s glorious victory in 2014. Instead of over the top Eurovision craziness, it was a modest show; nice motto, nice ballads, nice tailoring. It was a nice snoozefest with a nice snorgasmic winner.
Yesterday at 10 the craze started with this… … Eurovision Records – More Guilty Pleasures
I made it through 21 days of no complaining. I think. … No Complaining Challenge – I Did It!
it’s been a bit quiet around here. Excuse my absence, I’ve been a bit sick but on the bright side of things I caught up on years and years of sleep … Cup of Tea
We are getting close to Eurovision so I thought I’d share some guilty pleasures with you over the next weeks. Erm … Happy Record Store Day
Don’t you love the library?
A while ago I picked up A Complaint Free World because of its great title and now I’m a good example of what happens to you when you start reading self-help books. I turned into my own Guinea pig and depending on how well I’m going with my challenge there is definitely a little Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde going on. … No Complaining Challenge – Why We Complain
I want to stop complaining.
With a few words I have my close friends in stiches. … No Complaining Challenge
I am so excited about my nomination for the Liebster Award!
Still scared a bit of public writing, I am happy about every single person that actually reads my clumsy ramblings. … Sharing Is Caring
Oh, the Shame.
When you read things, you learn stuff. Generally that’s a pretty cool thing but recently I’ve stumbled upon something I wasn’t prepared for – a definition of Hipster. … Help! Am I a Hipster?