Category Archives: Things I Love

My triumvirate – VWD, tea and science fiction

I’ve mentioned once or twice about my obsession with tea, and you’ve probably heard about my bleeding disorder by now, but I wanted to share a bit more about my love for science fiction. And a little bit of fantasy … Continue reading

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Happy Whoniversary!

This morning I watched the 50th Anniversary special of Doctor Who. Amazing episode, you must watch it! Even if you’re not a sci if fan, it’s the longest running fiction show of any kind on television, so today and the … Continue reading

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The Doctor Who Rewatch – an update

So we’re gearing up to the climax of the viewing – The Name of the Doctor will be making an appearance on the viewing schedule soon. If we time it right, we’ll watch it on 23 November, so its fresh … Continue reading

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Happiness is a mood

One Tree Hill is one of my guilty pleasure series, especially when I’m unwell or sad. I rewatched the later series recently and this scene really stuck out to me. Happiness is a mood, like being hungry or tired, according … Continue reading

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Beauty in the small things

This morning on the way to barre I walked through the park in front of our State Parliament House. I wish I’d had my camera with me so I could show you – the sun, dappling through the trees, the … Continue reading

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Marvellous Martha

We’re still working our way through our Doctor Who marathon, and we’re up to Utopia/The Sound of Drums/Last of the Time Lords (for the uninitiated, this is the final 3-parter of series three of the revival). I’ve always been a … Continue reading

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A day in paradise

Yesterday I got up at 5am, did two rounds of heavy lifting of stuff, spent the entire day on my feet, barely got a break, and in the end spent 10 straight hours at work. But I loved every second. … Continue reading

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A marathon of Gallifreyan proportions

For all you non-sci fi fans out there, this year is the 50th Anniversary of Doctor Who, my favourite sci fi show, and the longest running fictional television show in history. To prepare for the epicness that will undoubtedly be … Continue reading

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My blender has more horse power than yours!

So I’ve alluded before to a death in the family, my old blender. R got it for me for my birthday last year, and it had a good life. While not being the most technical of appliances, it did a … Continue reading

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Quiet

Today I attended a workshop run by the lovely Melissa Ambrosini (which I’ll write a bit more about later), and one of the things she spoke about was being who you are, in an open, honest and present way. I’ve … Continue reading

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