it’s a melly GIVEAWAY!

I’m a little bit speechless, a little bit squealy and a lot thankful…

for YOU; my follower friend
who has helped me reach 500 Melly-friends on [existential detective].

virtualhug Soooooo, to show my thanks, I’m doing a GIVEAWAY!!!!

Harley's happy to be judging the winner!
Harley’s happy to help out – he’ll be judging the winner! (TBA on how this will actually work….!)


a care package of a few of my favourite things

  • my favourite candle; Ecoya French Pear
  • my favourite tea; T2 French Earl Grey
  • my favourite chocolate; Haigh’s
  • “a mix tape”; a CD of a few of my fave tunes


  1. be a follower of moi on this blog [existential detective] (WordPress ‘follow’ button, BlogLovin’ or email subscription)
  2. leave a comment on this post
    1. telling me 3 random things about yourself
    2. and why you want to win
  3. fine print¹: there really isn’t any; I’ll post anywhere in the world and it’ll be completely random draw from a ‘hat’ so to speak (I’ve just go to figure out how Harley will draw the name out of the hat)!
  4. fine print²: I’ll close the comp on 8th June (Australian time) & upload a video post of the winner!

I don’t know what it is that made you follow me but thank you for doing it!

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today I’m thankful…


  • for a wonderful weekend with my Mummy; lots of walks, quality time & coffee
  • that the sun is shining. Yay – screw you rain!
  • for my skim flat white coffee from Mano Espresso
  • that my husband still has a job (after 1500 redundancies at his company)
  • that I’ve discovered the best hand cream to stave off the winter parched skin; Murchison-Humes ‘Decidedly Rich Everyday Hand Cream’
  • for the Vivid Sydney Festival; date night this week is going to light up….literally!
  • for The Colonel; sometimes you just have to give in to fried chicken!
  • that I aced my half-yearly work performance review
  • that my favourite TV shows will be returning…Fringe, Glee, Revenge, The Good Wife & that True Blood starts back up again in a few weeks
  • for Bepanthen cream that is soothing the giant oven burn on my wrist!

Happy Monday peeps.
Hope you kick Mondayitis in the teeth!