happy easter


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Mel @thisismelly lives a life of adventure, gets lost in farmer’s markets, regularly indulges in movies, loves to whip up gourmet meals in the kitchen, swears that one day she will learn to speak French properly, adores candles and fresh flowers, married her high school sweetheart, visited 19 countries and counting, fears an apocalyptic rage-virus, regularly spoils her cavoodle Harley, loves walking along the harbour, is decorated with ink, muddles her right & left, seasonally switches between blonde and brunette, has soul-mates, favours painted nails & dangly earrings, always orders the 'plateau de fromages', is obsessed with British or Scandinavian crime fiction, detests creepy-crawlies & people who take too long to order coffee, gives terrible directions, makes up crazy dances for her devilishly handsome husband, believes in good, would always be dressed in Saint Laurent, Gucci & Chloe if she could, adores Tex-Mex & Japanese, loves the smell of rain & evening jasmine, may be addicted to Instagram&Pinterest, is always on the hunt for a really good macchiato, is James Taylor’s biggest fan, gets rowdy with tequila, dreams every night, takes pickles, jalapeños & dried fruit for movie snacks, would hate a world without French champagne, adores Pantone 1765, almost always wishes she was lying on the sand in the sun, is an inconsistent Paleo convert and although she is a hopeless Francophile she will forever be smitten with Sydney.

7 thoughts on “happy easter

  1. Do you Aussie’s get time off for Easter? Gah! I’m so jealous. On Easter proper–as that’s it for us workaholic Americans–I drank beer and watched baseball with baseball fans. What did you do?

    1. we sure do have an extra long weekend – Friday (good Friday) and Monday (Easter Monday) off work! (in Oz, if a public holiday falls on the weekend, we get the Monday off….). Like you, I am also a heathen atheist so I dont celebrate it, but its nice to enjoy the sentiment and of course the chocolates! My Mum still likes to hide eggs in the back yard for me & my brother if we’re around…even thought we’re old enough to have our own children (but dont)!!!
      I spent the time off eating, going to the beach, running in the bush with Harley who got his first tick (eek!) and then coming back home to Sydney to hang out with Jay and the father-in-law.
      Beer & baseball sounds divine!!!

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