Sunday Gratitudes

A few things that are making me happy this week and that I’m grateful for: Great Movies I’m a movie buff. It was $50 to go see “The Avengers” this week (just the tickets, no snacks), but it was worth it. (Subliminal message: Joss Whedon is a god. Buffy lives!)…

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Drive Safely

Have you seen the latest TAC ad? The Transport Accident Commission (TAC) funds treatments and support services for people injured in road accidents. For my American friends, this is different from private insurance, which, in Australia, is for property damage and is optional. The TAC’s insurance is required and is…

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Anzac Day

Today is Anzac Day. My American friends may be asking, “What the heck is Anzac Day?” It is perhaps Australia’s most important national occasion. Commemorated on April 25, Anzac Day is a national day of remembrance to honour the members of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) who…

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Sunday Gratitudes

A few things that are making me happy this week and that I’m grateful for: Boomerangs I got me some awesome boomerangs this week and I can’t wait to give them away to my family and friends. I’m keeping two for myself, the ones pictured here painted by an Aboriginal…

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