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  • I Gave Up Sugar for 2 Weeks

    Expat in Fiji, Lifestyle

    I was sick. I was desperate. And I resorted to what I always thought was a permanently unobtainable lifestyle for myself. I gave up refined sugar.    Here’s the background. So…

  • How To Waste All of Your Time

    Lifestyle

    Trip Advisor Read trip advisors terrible reviews.  Saint Mark’s Square, Venice, Italy: “A huge seagull swoops and kills a dove, tearing it apart and gorging on it before our very eyes” iwastesomuchtime…

  • Juanita’s Reaction to Star Wars

    Lifestyle

    SPOILER ALERT: for Star Wars Volumes 1-6. The best thing you can do in life, is take Juanita to Sci-Fi/Fantasy movie. Juanita: I saw Star Wars. Me: Great! What did you think?…

  • Ukulele Lessons

    Lifestyle

    Recently, I decided it’s my dream to learn how to play the ukulele. As we all know I don’t like to spend my moola but a honeymoon souvenir is an exception and I bought…

  • I’ve Found My Destiny

    Lifestyle

    I have 2 brothers.   I also have 2 great, beautiful best friends. Recently/not so recently, they have all become single. This is sad, and I am not trying to trivialize…

  • Nzuri the Giant Giraffe

    Lifestyle

    I have a giant giraffe. His name is Nzuri. In Swahili, this means “beautiful” or “good”. Nzuri has a lively personality. He’s independent, mischevious and open to trying new things. Recently, Nzuri and…

  • Read the best books in the whole world.

    Lifestyle

    Welcome to my book shelf. Reserved for only the best books in the world. The Happiest Refugee by Anh Do Literally the best book in the entire world. Anh retells his family’s journey…

  • Put our house on Airbnb

    Lifestyle, Travel

    Four generations of my family have lived in our house; Great-Grandma, Grandma, Mum and now me. My cousins and I grew up running around the backyard, having water fights, fighting over who…

  • Be a Disney Princess

    Lifestyle

    Last weekend I was Cinderella for Izzy’s 5th Birthday. Unfortunately most of the other children were under the age of 5, male, and had absolutely no idea who Cinderella was. But…