Tag Archives: Kalgoorlie

10 things you should know about moving to Kalgoorlie-Boulder

If you’ve read my blog for a while (or read the About page!) you might know that before I embarked on this amazing adventure I used to live in a small regional city in the West Australian Goldfields called Kalgoorlie-Boulder. … Continue reading

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Goodbye Kalgoorlie

Jobs have been quit, bags and lives packed, goodbyes spoken and tears cried (oh with plenty more to come!). It’s hard to explain how much moving to a remote outback town has impacted my life and how much I’ve loved … Continue reading

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Goldfields Children Charity Ball 2015

On Saturday evening I married my housemate and bestie Bec in a small, intimate backyard wedding. My bridesmaids wore red. Kidding! But doesn’t it look like that’s what’s happening in this photo: It really does! Anyway, Saturday night was the … Continue reading

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Summer on the salt lake

I’m at that point with summer when I can’t even remember what it’s like to be properly cold. My coats hang like foreign instruments of torture in a cupboard. The tap water at home never quite reaches cold and blow … Continue reading

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Christmas 2014: Part 2

I had a delightfully lazy Christmas morning opening gifts, eating smoked salmon and speaking with family and friends while Love Actually played in the background. At noon I packed my car with decorations, gifts, a cheesecake and an Esky (cooler … Continue reading

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Christmas 2014: Part 1

Eat. Drink. Feel full. Repeat. That’s how the last four days have been. It all kicked off on Christmas Eve with Lauren and Dave’s cocktail party. The dining room table was like a battleground of spirits. With a plate of Lauren’s … Continue reading

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Photos from backstage

Just a few snaps from backstage. They don’t capture the entire cast. How hard we worked or how much fun we had. I’m sad (but a tiny bit relieved) that our nine shows are done. It’s good to have hobbies. … Continue reading

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A book launch and a French night at Fossick

Exciting news folks! Local shop/gallery/workshops venue/all round amazing crafty place Fossick Handmade put the call out for recipes for their Crafternoon Tea book in October and it’s here: Beautifully designed by Paula Fletcher, it has tips on hosting a Crafternoon tea … Continue reading

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Put your hands up for Friday

I’ve been in the local paper twice this week, the photo above is the one from today #localceleb. I’m in a play called Jungle Fever, it’s a pantomime style Christmas dinner show. The Goldfields Repertory Club does a Christmas show … Continue reading

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High tea for two

I love tea. And cake. And I love having a guilt-free excuse to consume both. Recently, my friend Lauren and I were invited to sample high tea at Rydges Kalgoorlie as part of their Cancer Council Pink Ribbon fundraiser. All this … Continue reading

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