One step closer to a wireless connection

March 28, 2015 - Today I am anticipating Jim's return from Tokyo, his first trip to Japan. We Skyped a couple of times and he just loves...
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Someone at my door...

March 27, 2015 - Quiet night at home just watching a little TV. British crime mysteries are huge here, as well as many American TV shows.
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Brooklyn accent

March 26, 2015 - Shopping today and this trip took me up to Artarmon, by train, of course to buy household goods at Bunnings. "Bunnings"...
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Hepburn Court

March 24, 2015 - Where our apartment lacks some modern conveniences, it more than makes up for in character. A beautiful art deco style b...
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Sleeping better...

March 23, 2015 - I think I'm finally adjusting to the city noises at night. Lavender St. is lovely but it is a main through road and exit...
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Feeling a bit Overwhelmed

March 22, 2015 - I have to say, coming from a bucolic life in the woods, it's been an adjustment hearing all the city noises. Pretty much...
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Getting to know the neighborhood

March 20, 2015 - Lots of cool stuff to tell about this fabulous city but one thing we noticed were fireworks every Friday and Saturday ni...
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Moving Day

March 19, 2015 - How many of us love to move? Not me, and our move turned into quite an unwanted adventure! We did not stop all day, from...
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Lavender Bay – almost there!

March 18, 2015 - I lazed around most of yesterday until around 3:30 then got ready for the day to meet Jim @ 4PM at the foot of the Pyrmo...
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Walkin' the Hills

March 18, 2015 - Walking and trains have become my primary sources of travel. The former has been great exercise particularly because th...
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Cats of Bulwara Street

March 17, 2015 - I found a flyer posted to a telephone pole that the cats of Bulwara St. would be moving to the U.S. I thought that was p...
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Feeling claustrophobic...

March 16, 2015 - Still here in apartment hell so I just hang out inside our bedroom when I'm not out exploring. We're in the Pyrmont sect...
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Temp Room in Shared Flat

March 15, 2015 - Spring might be right around the corner back home but here the end of summer is approaching and Fall is in the air. The...
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Shopping

March 15, 2015 - We went into the CBD to shop on George St., very high end shopping district. Fortunately for us, we found the cheapest s...
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Touring the city

March 13, 2015 - Nice tour of the city today, checking out apartments. An "open house" is called an "inspection." They are scheduled on s...
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Getting Oriented

March 12, 2015 - Have been here two days now and taking in my new surroundings and absorbing everything around me. On the surface it seem...
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The long flight here....

March 11, 2015 - I am sitting here in a room of a downtown Sydney apartment catching up with emails. We're living in Pyrmont at the momen...
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My Reluctant Move to Australia

March 10, 2015 - I must confess that I've never written a blog before and I'm not even a great writer. But I am thrilled that so many fri...
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