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Good times through the ages

Good times through the ages

“Eating is cheating”. Back in my youth, this was the mantra for a good time. During these heedless and misguided years, a good time was all about the consumption of copious amounts of alcohol. On an empty stomach, the booze would just addle your brain just that little bit faster. It didn’t matter if you … Continue reading

Look but don’t touch

Look but don’t touch

Last weekend, I headed off on a hen’s party that spanned two nights, 7 clubs, karaoke, cocktail making, many, many drinks, a few rockstar naps, and the quintessential hen’s party addition: lewd games. Think penis play dough sculpting, assuming sex positions at the sound of a whistle, hugging the shortest guy in the room and … Continue reading

The surprise party – part 2

The surprise party – part 2

Despite PetiteFolle’s slanderous claims that I might verge on being a control freak, hence my lack of willing participation in any surprises, I can attest to my love of one kind of surprise: the random night out. While the organised night out on the town certainly isn’t high up on my agenda these days (because, … Continue reading

List love: things to do on a hot, summer day

List love: things to do on a hot, summer day

Australia is currently in the midst of a heat wave. I don’t mean a “heat wave” in the European sense, where a couple of days of 32C temperatures will result in multiple cases of heat stroke, but in the Australian sense. There are record breaking temperatures across the country, and the mercury topping 40C in … Continue reading

Perspectives: favourite food and drink

Perspectives: favourite food and drink

PetiteFolle 1. If you could pick one dish as your last meal, what would it be? A prawn and avocado sandwich on soft white bread with lashings of butter and my Mum’s secret recipe seafood sauce. 2. Which country’s cuisine is your favourite – your fail-safe go to when you fancy dinner out? Vienamese – … Continue reading

List love: drinks for summer

List love: drinks for summer

It’s summertime Down Under and there is nothing better in hot weather than chilling out with some friends over refreshing beverages. I find that the best drinks to cool you down are clear and crisp and served frosty cold – nothing creamy mind you though because, in the words of Ron Burgundy, “milk was a … Continue reading