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    Finding Temporary Work in Sydney
A desk in an office

Finding Temporary Work in Sydney

July 22, 2016

in australia, work

When I moved to Sydney in January 2010, I didn’t have a job lined up. I decided to freelance write and edit and was able to support myself that way for a number of years. However, it was good to know that I had options for finding temporary work in Sydney if my freelancing fell through. Bartenders, […]

The Plan

The Plan

July 5, 2016

in goals. writing, life change, reflection

“Are you a planner?” It’s a question that comes up in everything from personality tests to job interviews.  And it’s one I’ve struggled to answer since I became an adult. The easy way to answer would be to consider all the things I’ve technically “planned” in my life–entry to college, a move abroad, a wedding (and […]

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Best Places for Coffee in Seattle

May 31, 2016

in coffee, seattle

Nothing says “I love you” like a fabulous, steaming cup of coffee on a crisp autumn morning, or cool spring morning, or summer, or… well, you get the idea.  Coffee makes the world go round, and a good cup of coffee certainly can make the day! The good, strong liquor always makes me think of […]

Ecotourism in Australia: 5 Must Do Activities

Ecotourism in Australia: 5 Must Do Activities

May 20, 2016

in australia, Nature, outdoors

Are you an eco-tourist, or do you aspire to be one? And are you planning a trip to Australia? In case you’re unsure of what ecotourism is exactly, the International Ecotourism Society (TIES) defines it as “responsible travel to natural areas that conserves the environment, sustains the well-being of the local people, and involves interpretation […]