This Thanksgiving was a bit different from previous Thanksgiving celebrations in my life. 1. I wasn’t at home in Sunny CA with my fam bam. 2. I wasn’t actually with my family at all! Now, for anyone who went to Uni in a different state, a different country, or across the world from her family, […]
Though the quality is underwhelming, I wanted to share a photo of the summer top I finished knitting the other night. I’ll post higher-quality photos and share on kollabora soon! I’m starting to settle into life here, which means more knitting, and I am pleased about that.
Yesterday, I picked up my knitting needles for the first time in ages. By ages I mean a few weeks, but when you knit as often as I normally do, three weeks feels like a lifetime! Normally, I knit while I walk, I dream about my next DIY project, and I pin like a pin-o-manic. […]
The past few days in Sydney have been overcast and a bit stormy. Last night was especially stormy. I’ve never seen lightning so bright, nor have I heard thunder so loud and, well, thunderous. The most massive storms I’ve weathered (pun intended) were in a rather small tent with my siblings and parents in the […]
Last week, I had the pleasure of attending Otter’s first event of the year, entitled It’s Up to Us. The night featured speakers from many realms of sustainability/ethical consumerism, including the manager of FoodConnect, the director of Ethical Clothing Australia, the manager of the City of Sydney Green Villages program, and Sam Mostyn, a sustainability adviser. Each of the […]
Ngaiire is a local Sydney artist whose music I’ve been dancing around my house to, lately. Check out this song, if you have a moment. Also, check out the video for her song, “Dirty Hercules”. So good. It’s even filmed on the main street of my suburb. xx
I first saw this image on A Pair and a Spare’s “Do What You Love” series, and it’s been stuck in my head since. It has really resonated, lately.