10 things that made me happy {Week 22}

December 10, 2016
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Wow, this week went by quickly! Not that I’m complaining. It’s been a busy week but the sooner the weeks go by, the closer I get to time off. Yay! Here are 10 things that made me happy from 3rd December to 9th December: Playing tourist in my new home Spending the weekend at the beach Having friends stay the weekend Good rapport with one of my clients Blogging again — four posts since last Saturday Coming up with an…

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3 things I’d like for my next birthday #FridayReflections

December 9, 2016

One of the things I look forward to in a new year is that it coincides with my birthday. A couple of weeks into every new year sees me commence a new year of my own. I turn thirty-three on my next birthday. It has a nice ring to it. In any case, I’m hoping thirty-three is better than thirty-two. Here are three things I’d like for my next birthday {a not-so-subtle hint to some people!}: Books While I have…

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Book Review: The Paper House #AussieAuthorChallenge

December 6, 2016

The Paper House is a debut novel by Australian author Anna Spargo-Ryan. Heather is expecting her first child with her husband, Dave and they prepare for a life as parents by buying a beautiful house. As they wait for the baby to arrive, tragedy strikes. A grieving Heather cannot find comfort in their beautiful new house after losing a child she was yearning to see. As Heather attempts to come to terms with her loss, her relationships are strained as…

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Why I was disappointed with the Gilmore Girls revival

December 5, 2016

If you watch Netflix you probably were aware of the Gilmore Girls revival. If I’m not mistaken, trailers began a month before and it was advertised much before that. It’s also the reason why I figured I’d watch the original series first. Back when it first aired, I remember only catching bits and pieces. My sister on the other hand, had devoured it back then. So yeah, in the past couple of months, I caught up on Seasons 1 to 7.…

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10 things that made me happy {Week 21}

December 3, 2016
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The last time I wrote one of these gratitude posts was back in January just after I’d started my job at the school. Since then, things got crazy, the job didn’t work out and there have been several changes. And while I initially thought I’d restart this series in the new year, I figured being grateful doesn’t need a new year. So here I am again writing about 10 things that made me happy from 26th November to 2nd December…

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