Mea Culpa: confessions and discoveries

Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Rozelle Markets

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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NNNY – Day 40: Lost items = desperate measures

Monday, February 10, 2014

Mr Mox Nix just loves Laughing at my checklists. Sure, sometimes I go overboard, like putting every teeny-tiny detail of his 40th birthday onto a spread sheet, complete…

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NNNY – Day 37: Birthday hold-out

Friday, February 7, 2014

Normally, I’d use today as an excuse to buy myself something I’ve wanted. Nothing extravagant like a spree through Tiffany’s but more along the line of a Glasshouse…

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NNNY – Day 32: Blew it on blue shoes

Saturday, February 1, 2014

Navy blue suede heels. For the past year I have been hunting for a pair of navy heels that are sky high or matronly. So when I saw…

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NNNY-Day 28: debate between ebook and my books

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

If this was an experiment in frugality, I might be inclined to say that e-books should go into the ‘non-exempt’ category’ however, since NNNY isn’t about money, but…

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NNNY – Day 26: Buying Stock in Rock

Monday, January 27, 2014

Australia Day – Normally, the only thing I’d buy today would be beer and meat pies, but thanks to the awesomeness of Kathy McCabe, Mr Mox Nix and…

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NNNY-Day 19: ‘Costcology’, otherwise known as Bulk Buy Madness

Monday, January 20, 2014
Because a girl can never have enough boots

Sucked in! Even knowing the tactics of  bulk buy stores, I still manage to walk out with heaps of items I can’t seem to get enough of or…

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NNNY – Day 17: Music at last

Friday, January 17, 2014

It’s been nearly four years since we’ve had any sort of music in our car. When the basic tape-deck stereo (yep, you heard that right: cassette tape) petered…

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NNNY – Day 12: The price of silence

Sunday, January 12, 2014
Cone of Silence

Air conditioning and wi-fi: the two main reasons I’ve temporarily set-up office at the local library. With the heat wave we’ve been having here in Sydney, I could…

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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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