Sunday, October 11, 2009


things that made/makes me happy...11 october 2009

1. brunch at deli bottega glenayr ave bondi with mares - portuguese sardines and scrambled eggs/smoked tuna omelet - OMG!
2. new wants: karen walker pilgrim sunnies AND karen walker annie sunnies - LOVE!
3. discovering the brilliance of the do - thanks arnold!

4. the cutest stockings worn by tennessee thomas from the like:
source: garance dore
5. cocktails and jugs at the winery with taz and charl.
6. more beautiful photos from ginny branch's wedding:

source: josh goleman and my favourite color is shiny

7. luscious authentic shanghai dumplings given to me by my lovely big sister helen.
8. quiet sessions of messy charcoal drawings on cold sunny sunday afternoons in the backyard.

Monday, October 5, 2009

the most gorgeous wedding ever...

discovery from a rainy sunday afternoon whilst in bed with my books, a pot of peppermint tea and the laptop:

it is the wedding of one of my favourite bloggers ginny branch and her husband, aside from my mama - i think she is the most lovely bride ever.

Source: josh goleman and my favourite color is shiny

i am back!

(from the last two months) i am grateful for...

1. starting ballroom dancing lessons with mama's dance teacher stephen - loving it so far despite a random hip injury.
2. bittersweet goodbyes for caz caz and olah for the amazing new york city: 3. in awe after seeing phonix- definately top 5 gigs of all time: 4. saying goodbye to my beloved ana:

5. big sister moving back to sydney whooooooooooooooooooooooo.
6. discovering the amazingness of non la vietnamese in surry hills.
7. excursion to the aquarium with the besties:

8. seafood ceviche salad at monkey magic, surry hills.
9. lychee martinis at pocket, darlinghurst.
10. my favourite twins turning 28: 11. anna's birthday dinner at spice temple:
12. sare's fantastic costume at ana's 90210 party - i think she would be the only person that would still look good in bad 90s gear- looooooove you!
13. the debut of my 1950s cocktail hat at phi's house party:
14. discovering inappropriate sources of distraction in the work place...
15. lost valentinos cities of gold album launch- congratulations pattus - so proud!

16. sweet tooth obsession - black bum cupcakes from alice and gertrude:17. warm sunny spring sundays in bondi: brunch+walk+market= perfect day.
18. rediscovering my love for portishead:
19. amazing mooncakes given to me by mama for moon cake festival.
20. moon cake festival family feast.
21. wardrobe enemas.