So it’s been nearly a year since our last post. A lot has happened in that time! I’ve been to Viet Nam, and Jo’s been to NZ. We’ve eaten plenty of Japanese food (tip: if in Sydney, Sushi Choo at the Ivy has $25 all you can eat sushi train between 5.30pm and 7.30pm weeknights, and its awesome!), cakes and Christmas goodies, given up boxing, taken up gymming and running and generally lived our lives. (more…)

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Cheer cheer the red and the white. Honour the name by day and by night!

For all you uninitiated, these are the first 2 lines of the Sydney Swans victory song.  Back when the mighty Sydney Swans were alive and kicking in the AFL Finals series, Jo and I decided to plan a red and white-themed 3 course lunch to celebrate them making it to the finals.  Unfortunately the  Swannies were knocked out of the AFL race in the semis, so didn’t come to the party.

Nonetheless, we decided to make it a red and white-themed commiseration lunch.  Either that or change it to a St George Dragons celebration lunch.  However none of us like the Dragons, so commiseration it is!  In hindsight, we could claim that the reason the Dragons won is because of us 😉 (more…)