Scenes from White Night Melbourne 2013

White Night Melbourne

On Saturday night, Melbourne became the first Australian city to join in the all-night global celebration of art in public spaces. White Night Melbourne drew over 300,000 people to the city center between 7pm and 7am and featured over 80 events in music, film, performance, light and sounds, art, and food. The White Night Festival was born in Saint Petersburg, Russia, but it really took off in Paris, and now it’s arrived in Melbourne. There…

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Sunday Gratitudes

White Night Melbourne

A few things that are making me happy this week and that I’m grateful for:

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In Flight, An ATC Tutorial

ATCWall

Arts and crafts have not been a part of this blog, but there’s a first time for everything.

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Bikefest and the Sustainable Living Festival

Velorbis

There are two cool festivals going on right now: Bikefest and the Sustainable Living Festival. My main interest is in Bikefest, which kicked off February 14 with a Valentine’s Day breakfast and speed dating and runs through March 9. There are different events including a market, workshops, a ride-in movie, and a number of rides. Click here for the full program. The Sustainable Living Festival began February 9 and runs through February 24. The program…

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The Sounds We Wake Up To

Little Pied Cormorant by Theo.

Back in May, I blogged about a few of Australia’s birds. I was pleasantly surprised by just how many different kinds of birds there are here and commonly found in your backyard.

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Things I Do More in Melbourne

Melbourne Bike Share. Photo by Auckland Cycle Chic

Life in Melbourne is different from life in Miami in many small ways. Here are a few things that I find myself doing more living here than I ever did before living in Miami.

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Sunday Gratitudes

Melbourne

A few things that are making me happy this week and that I’m grateful for:

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Finding the Best Seats For Your Next Flight

travel

Whether you’re an expat flying between homes, a business traveler, or just planning your next vacation, you know how important the right airplane seat can be. Don’t let the airline choose it for you.

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Sunday Gratitudes

Mariachi

Ok, so technically it’s Monday. I haven’t written a Sunday Gratitudes entry since September. It’s not that there aren’t plenty of things I’m grateful for or making me happy. It’s just that it turns out that Sunday is a great day for markets, fishing, and country drives, but not so much for blogging.

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