Protected: Pre-birth birthday party

My birthday is January 22 but depending on how you cal­cu­late baby due dates, I’m either due to give birth that day or five days later. Either way, it’s a risk! So, I’m having my birthday party the week before. It will be a very casual drop-in party at our...

Protected: Picnic in Glebe, Sydney

I’m going to be vis­iting Sydney over the weekend of November 15–16 for my 20th school reunion (eek! has it really been that long?) and I thought a picnic might be the best way to catch up with the most people. Most of you already know that I’m about...

Protected: Spring equinox!

I cannot tell you how happy it makes me that the warmth is returning. I love Mel­bourne, but the freezing win­ters make me ques­tion my sanity some­times. To cel­eb­rate my ability to be out­doors with fewer than eight layers, I pro­pose a picnic!...

Protected: Wedding RSVPs – Australia

Hello lovely friends. There is a huge number of you who have not yet RSVPed for the wed­ding. I know it’s three weeks away but the delightful Ms fizit , who is helping with the organ­izing, is pres­suring me to con­firm catering. Instruc­tions for...