Secret Suburb: Things to see and do in Moorebank

Sunday, September 20, 2015

Situated along the Georges River, across from Liverpool, Moorebank began as a gentle repose with vineyards, orchards an picnics along the river banks. While it’s mainly a residential area now…

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Mea Culpa: confessions and discoveries

Tuesday, May 20, 2014
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Ok, so I haven’t been the best at keeping up my writing. Or my tallying. Or my research. Well, maybe not formal research, but I have certainly been…

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ANZAC Day: It’s easy to forget

Thursday, April 24, 2014
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Tomorrow being ANZAC Day, many Australians will bow their heads and think of those who died serving their countries. There’ll be poppies respectfully pinned to lapels, tasteful wreaths laid…

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NNNY – Day 10: The economics of DIY

Friday, January 10, 2014

It doesn’t takes a shrink to explain the satisfaction (and relief) that comes from gutting and renovating a house. Since we were working off a shoe-string budget we…

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NNNY – Day 8: After-after-Christmas sales

Wednesday, January 8, 2014
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That’s pretty much verbatim what my brain is saying as I walk past the seductive site of…. purple Christmas plates?! Seriously? The little happy synapses upstairs are getting…

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NNNY – Day 7: the weighty matter of getting rid of a heavy tv

Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Over the weekend, we managed to sell our old tv and sound system on eBay. Since it was from 2004 we doubted it would sell, considering last year…

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NNNY – Day 4: The “friends” exemption?

Sunday, January 5, 2014
The culprits: Viv and Asma

I’m of two minds on how I should approach purchases when around friends:

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NNNY – Day 3: Patriotic marketing

Friday, January 3, 2014

Not sure which category today’s semi-necessary purchase falls under. Technically, I needed paper towels. Normally I’d go for the least expensive product, but today I was definitely swayed…

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NNNY – Day 2 – Rethinking the “New Year’s resolution” curse

Thursday, January 2, 2014

I’m thinking about changing the name of this experiment to “Nothing New This Year”.

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NNNY – The Rules of Engagement

Wednesday, January 1, 2014

My experiment, my rules. There is nothing truly formal about this. It’s just something I’m doing out of curiosity (but if you want the full back-story click here.)

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