If you’d asked me 10 years ago if I wanted to got to Los Angeles or what I thought of Los Angeles I wouldn’t have had much to say. I’d never been there and after 9/11, I’d pretty much written off the US as a holiday destination. Then in 2006 came the offer of a whirlwind work trip to Los Angeles. Just a couple of … Continue reading Leaving Los Angeles
In the year, gulp, year that has passed since I last posted, a lot has changed. But you won’t find any selfies posted here. Nor will you see photos of my kids. Instead, here are a couple of my favourite things about Los Angeles. The wonky palms. The crazy freeways – so big, so many lanes, so fast – but somehow safer that Perth … Continue reading Back in business
My last few posts have mostly been about places I have visited on my travels. Today, I decided it was time for a trip into Perth, not having been into the heart of the city for a few months. I was surprised a few weeks ago when my hair dresser told me she hadn’t been to town for about three years. Three years! So much … Continue reading Historically speaking…
According to an email I received from WordPress at the end of 2010, my blog is doing really well based on traffic/stats. That’s pretty amazing since it hasn’t been updated in about five months. So whoever has been visiting (Twitter followers?) I thank you. If I did an audit on the number of blog posts and tweets about food versus television or entertainment I think … Continue reading New Year, what else is new?
Have headache. Drinking black tea. Usually drink white tea. Usually have proper coffee in the morning but coffee machine in for service. Milk wouldn’t froth. Apparently now it won’t grind. Not sure what QuickPress is or does so writing in semi-whimsy Marian Keyes style to publish and see what happens. Nothing’s that quick. Especially when it comes to fixing coffee machines. Continue reading Headache