It’s occurred to me that my current work-life existence may be due to a childhood wish gone askew. I may have as a golden haired child fond of the Rapunzel fairy tale made a wish to be a princess in a tower… dammit… I didn’t mean office tower… My office building is the AMP Centre which … More Lunch Bites: AMP Centre
I needed a breath of fresh air and despite the weather not appearing as fine when looking out my window as at the computer’s Temperature & Time display, I decided a short walk and a few pictures of the Herb Garden in the Royal Botanic Gardens was in order, which given the season is not at its best … More Lunch Bites: Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney – Herbs (3)
I needed to shop during my lunch break today, so thinking to follow on from yesterday I detoured via the Rose Garden in the Royal Botanic Gardens, took far too long snapping pics but could have lingered longer as it is a lovely area. I had to speed walk down to George Street, grab the items … More Lunch Bites: Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney – Rosy (2)
Given my office is a short distance of 1 traffic light crossing over & 2 traffic light crossings along from one of the entrances to the Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, I should go there more often that I do. One of the problems is, the gardens are too nice. Once you get to wandering in lunch … More Lunch Bites: Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney (1)
Sydney neighbourhood festivals and street fairs although occurring at usual times of the year and well advertised daytime events, are similar to The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern*, in that they are “an utterly unique experience full of breathtaking amazements” and temporary: if you miss them, you have to wait until next year, as happened to us with … More all the fun of the festival
This is something I do, catch the train home from Circular Quay (Sydney, NSW, Australia) and see every week day. I wonder will I miss it when I’m gone? When I visit as a future tourist will I view it with the awe & excitement I now see in the faces of visitors to Sydney?
It appears I am slowly getting my life back… and just this week this have recommenced “greeting the sun” as part of my action packed morning routine. My walk takes me around Sydney Park at St Peters (Sydney, NSW, Australia), a block over from our apartment, and so close to Sydney CBD you can see … More walk the walk