When someone asked me what cuisine night we were doing next, and I told them Indian, they said ‘I can’t believe you haven’t done Indian yet’. I could hardly believe it too. That’s the thing about cuisine nights – there are so many fantastic cuisines to explore, it takes a while to get around to all of them.
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I grew up in a church that observed Lent. Nothing too dramatic, but we had an Ash Wednesday service, we were encouraged to fast and we had Holy Week leading up to Easter. My level of involvement varied from year to year, but it’s always been something I’m aware of.
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Last year I wrote a post about literary-inspired web series. Five web series based on works of classic literature. But I couldn’t stop at only five, so I’m sharing with you here five more web series to watch if you love classic literature.
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This week I’m returning to work after a long summer break. This means returning to a pattern of busy – with teaching and blog, with church ministry and housekeeping. These are all very important things, but I’m also thinking again about the concept of Sabbath rest and how I can find time in my busy schedule.
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Last year for Australia Day, we had an Aussie cuisine night with homemade meat pies, chilli sausage sandwiches and pavlova. This year, we thought we’d try a different aspect of Aussie cuisine, native Indigenous bush tucker. I was surprised to find how difficult it was to obtain some of these ingredients. Apart from barramundi, kangaroo and macadamia, none of the native ingredients were available in the local supermarket. We ended up finding the Bush Tucker Shop in Mulgrave, and took a little trip there. It’s actually bit of a shame we don’t have native ingredients more readily available, because they’re homegrown and they taste beautiful!
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After a few months break, the husband of the blogger link-up is back! This is the first time that I’ve actually written the questions for the link-up. The topic for this month is inner and outer beauty. I’m joining with some other lovely blogging ladies, so please stop by their blogs and have a read too.
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I first wrote this post in September last year. It felt way too soon to share this story back then but I wanted to capture the thoughts and emotions that were going on. But now, it feels like time to share – my husband and I are trying for a baby!
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