Monthly Archives: January 2011

Australia Day and a Weekend in Perth

It is time for pictures. Here are a few from Australia Day (January 26) and the past (hot!) weekend which we spent in Perth and surrounding areas. Enjoy! Australia Day: Instead of joining the masses for beer and fireworks we … Continue reading

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Hoping for Rain

Well, I never thought I would wish for rain but after spending days in 38 to 40 degrees I am a changed woman. The news had actually warned about a cyclone possibly rolling in over the weekend but instead it … Continue reading

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Old Love

I just discovered a treasure within a 5 minute walk to our house: The public library of Subiaco. Loads of books of all genres and it is free – how good can it get? I used to be a dedicated … Continue reading

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Gym in the Hood

I have been looking for an engaging way to get back in shape for a while and I might have finally found it – and only 5 minutes away. Running by myself is not really my thing, I do not … Continue reading

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Dog leads

It has been quite an adventure getting settled here and one of the greatest things happening to us was finding a house and dog sitting gig for four nights only a few days after landing in Perth. At first glance, … Continue reading

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Moving to Subiaco

In other news, we moved to our final Perth home last week. After moving around between short-term accommodations including 4 nights in a dirty and cheapo Motel, 4 awesome nights house and dog sitting for our new friends S. and … Continue reading

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Margaret River Calling

This morning at 6:30am (!) the phone rang and it was Jennie from Margaret River, with great news. We had inquired about renting the bungalow from Jennie again this weekend but she was booked out for all the next weekends. … Continue reading

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