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2017.

12 Feb

It has been far too long since I’ve posted and to be honest I’ve missed it!

Rather than try to recount the last 6+ months lets just pick up from the present moment.

  • I am living in Southbank in the same apartment complex I lived in (and loved) before I moved to Berlin.
  • I am still working full time in a Finance role in the CBD. It’s so pleasant walking to work each morning rather than the 1+ hour commute.
  • I am still studying the CPA Program
  • I haven’t been on a holiday in too long but am planning a couple right now
  • My cat Binx is not living with me yet but he will move in soon
  • Still focusing on yoga, running and maintaining good health with sleep, healthy foods, vitamins etc.
  • Trying to ensure I catch up with friends at least twice a week and also make time to see a certain boy who makes me really happy
  • Learning new things every week and more determined than ever to make my dreams happen!!

 

So there you have it and here are some pictures that capture the above info.

❀ to you.

Summer Bike rides in Melbourne with Pinky

Summer Bike rides in Melbourne with Pinky

Williamstown Beach hangs

Williamstown Beach hangs

Home <3

Home ❀

Aus Open 2017

Aus Open 2017

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Summer = poolside hangs

Summer = poolside hangs

St Kilda Skatepark

St Kilda Skatepark

Tofu burrito at Trippy Taco in St. Kilda

Tofu burrito at Trippy Taco in St. Kilda

Lunch with a view.

Lunch with a view.

My new yoga studio, Move Yoga Filnders Lane.

My new yoga studio, Move Yoga Filnders Lane.

Sign at Old Bar.

Sign at Old Bar.

No filter, I love this city.

No filter, I love this city.

Madame B's!

Madame B’s!

Couldn't resist the peach pallet.

Couldn’t resist the peach pallet.

Currently reading.

Currently reading.

In My Blood.

1 Jul
Iceskating in Melbourne.

Iceskating in Melbourne.

Me, many years ago.

Me, many years ago.

My 28th Birthday dinner (and cake) at Yong Green Food.

My 28th Birthday dinner (and cake) at Yong Green Food.

Lovely view of the city on my first 20K run.

Lovely view of the city on my first 20K run.

28th Birthday Cake.

28th Birthday Cake.

Birthday Picnic in the Park, 26th June 2016.

Birthday Picnic in the Park, 26th June 2016.

 

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Yoga is the best thing in my life right now.

Yoga is the best thing in my life right now.

I miss the feeling of falling in love. <3

I miss the feeling of falling in love. ❀

On Repeat. Moose Blood.

On Repeat. Moose Blood.

On this protein powder daily while training hard, running 35KM plus per week.

Serpents

17 Jun
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Re-watching Gilmore Girls now and so excited about the Reboot!

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On The Road.

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Mt. Macedon

Mt. Macedon.

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Gisborne Video Store. A thing of the past.

Gisborne Video Store. A thing of the past.

Asian Beef Cafe, Vegan Burger.

Asian Beef Cafe, Vegan Burger.

Eat Pizza <3 Vegan Pizza.

Eat Pizza ❀ Vegan Pizza.

Currently Reading.

Currently Reading.

Found my favorite Manner wafers in Gisborne!

Found my favorite Manner wafers in Gisborne!

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Desert with Caitlin.

Desert with Caitlin.


Recently Purchased.

Recently Purchased.

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New Romantics

21 May
Mister Nice Guy - Vegan Cafe in Ascot Vale.

Mister Nice Guy – Vegan Cafe in Ascot Vale.

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City Nights.

City Nights.

Laksa King with these ladies.

Laksa King with these ladies.

My bowl of Coffee!

My bowl of Coffee!

Smith & Deli. My favorite Vegan Deli in Melbourne.

Smith & Deli. My favorite Vegan Deli in Melbourne.

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My Man Crush. oofff

My Man Crush. oofff

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Need a cute onesie for this winter!

Need a cute onesie for this winter!

April 2016

20 May

April was a month of Struggles. It was an effort just to find a reason to get out of bed in the mornings. My anxiety had me scared to leave the house most days.

I pushed people away. I stayed silent. There was a lot going on in my head to deal with and I did my best to get my shit together but it was difficult.

I still have dreams about being in Berlin with my Berlin friends, and then I wake up and realize I’m in Melbourne and I may never get to see those people again. It hurts. It’s hard to leave your whole life behind and start over again. I know things will be great for me in Melbourne, but it is taking time. Patience is a virtue.

Remembering that happiness is a choice I make on a daily basis makes things easier.

The best thing in my life right now is that I joined a Yoga studio in my small town and go a couple of times a week. It gives me such clarity, deep peaceful breathing and a certain knowledge that everything is going to be okay. πŸ™‚

Here are photos from volunteering at Edgar’s Mission animal sanctuary, a day trip to Torquay, yummy food and days out in Melbourne.

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Goatville

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Tippi the cow ❀

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Art work by the talented Melissa Grisancich.

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Made a friend at the beach.Β 

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Me with my Skinny Bitch copy. The book I read before going Vegan over 8 years ago.Β 

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You Got This!

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Brunswick St, Fitzroy

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Made these vegan chocolate chip cookies πŸ™‚Β 

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A big bowl of pasta. Comfort food.Β 

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Currently reading

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Long Green Food ❀ 

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Recent beauty purchases

March 2016

5 Apr
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City Nights

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Doughnut Time, first Melbourne store.

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Supercharger, Emporium.

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My coloring in skills.

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My Vegan Mystery Box.

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Shrove Tuesday.

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I endorse this brand.

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Favorite Green Smoothie. Banana, Lemon, Kale, Coconut Water, Ice.

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Carlton Club.

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Dumplings!!

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Currently Reading.

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Donated these pre-loved books to the ‘Little Library’ in Melbourne Central.

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Brunching in Brunswick.

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Roses and memories ❀

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OITNB and My Cat ❀

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Obsessed with Smith & Deli.