I don't mind Summer but I'm always ready to say goodbye to it and move onto the next season. It's the end of February 2020, we're two months into the new decade and it's been a disaster-filled start for many - fires, floods and there's the Corona virus threatening to emerge as a pandemic, and … Continue reading Cruel Summer (but there was still some fun to be had)
As a Bondi-girl I was sceptical about Canberra at first, but gradually over time, I realised I had become...Canberrafied.
This time next week, Christmas will be over. I can't believe how quickly this year has passed. Soon all will be revealed about big changes happening at The Alexcellent Life, but for now, let's see what's happened in December. My mid-life crisis was exacerbated by going to Retro nightclub... This particular visit came complete … Continue reading Edited highlights: Dating advice books, tornados and cake
I've just returned from a beach holiday in the land that time forgot. And I mean that in a good way. My friends Lulu and Mr M had invited 5-year-old Spider boy and me to spend a few days with them and their 6-year-old son, the Magician, at a rented beach house at Bawley Point on the NSW … Continue reading Beach house time-machine
The first week of the year, I have been grateful for things big and small. Big things like family, good health, the country I live in. Little things like running into friends and family at the shops and the beach, being able to go the beach in the first place, a good parking spot, summer … Continue reading This Week I Am Grateful For: