Round two in Orange was nothing less than picturesque. It was Autumn and the deciduous tress were shedding. This phenomenon was on a level that I’d never seen before. The shedding was even more impressive than in Boston, and that’s saying something! With the unrelenting breeze enveloping you as you walked, it was almost as if the wind was whispering in your ear.
I’ve never been one of those people to get stressed about turning another year older. Quite the opposite in fact. I guess I’m pretty Uranian in the sense that I’m way more interested in the future than I am of the past. Even history classes at high school bored me. Show me a spaceship, let’s talk about the universe or teach me quantum physics and I’m a happy girl. Anyway, I digress…
The Riverina you say? Yes, I said that too until I booked my flights from Sydney-Narrandera so I could be there to celebrate a giant combined hens/bucks weekend in the country! Yee-Hawww! We were on a pretty strict schedule that had packed a whole lot into just a few days. The nearly bride and groom live on a pretty sweet cotton farm just out of Whitton, with an impressive veggie patch and casually get around their property in a helicopter, as you do! 🚁
Everybody loves a weekend escape from the City. That Friday afternoon feeling when you’re driving into the sunset, the tunes are pumping and the skyscrapers are slowly disappearing from your rear vision mirror – you just can’t beat it. This post marks the first of my travel series I have conveniently titled: Weekend Escapes #SeeAustralia. Lucky for me, I just so happen to have many beautiful friends who live across this fair country and are happy for me to come and visit when the stars, and everyone’s timetables, align!
If only for the magnificent cake, my birthday celebration upheld its dignity as a not-so-dirty thirtieth birthday. Incredible architectural cake design by the ridiculously talented @cakesbycliff.
…you spot an incredibly flamboyant and well dressed guy at a pre-wedding bash held in the Hunter Valley. The vibe is high and you’re in a good mood because it’s the long weekend and you’re attending your third wedding in the same number of weeks. Celebration exhaustion has not set in, yet. Continue reading
…you’re having a back and forth text conversation with a guy you’ve been seeing for a while. Suddenly, he takes a few too many minutes to respond and something tells you that the reason he’s taking his time, is because he hasn’t understood one of the words in your latest marvellously witty, and perfectly curated text. Continue reading