The Bachelor Australia


Alright it is time for me to admit. I have been sucked in and am now every week tuning in to see what happens! Tim is a very nice looking Chiro (When is he moving here!) and of the now 4 girls that are left I do believe that half of them are CRAZY. That doesn’t include the few crazies that have already been booted out. I mean there was a crazy cat lady. So from the stories I have read Tim is apparently THE HOTTEST BACHELOR EVER. He is even better than all the American ones. We breed are Aussie men well here! The biggest highlight though of this show is the Mamamia recaps! These things are HILARIOUS. I love Thursdays and always stalk my facebook to read them as soon as they come up. Here are some gems that I love from it.

Rochelle gets the one-on-one. Ali is devastated and completely unable to hide it, although she does manage to get her emotions in check before the sea rises up in fury behind her. (She may or may not have been training a giant death squid with vials of her competitors’ blood.)

And we’re back! Episode two opens with Tim doing some contemplative paddle boarding because love is hard and muscles look nice.

Tim then talks about her lips for 25 minutes, while staring at them like he’s that murderer from The Silence of Lambs and wants to put her in a hole while he softens them up a bit more.

Penny is explaining to another one of the girls how she’s going to win through sheer force of will. Who needs love when you’re willing to work hard? She goes through her checklist: “Did I step up at the group date? Did I show him I’m appreciative of being in Broome? Did I leave the right amount of my eyelashes on his pillow so he may accidentally swallow one while sleeping?”

You can check out all the recaps here! I honestly at this point think Ali will win although the other 3 are quite good front runners. It will be interesting to watch the next few eps and see who it is who wins Tims heart!

Dilemma – UK or USA

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I know it’s a hard one! Currently Addison and I are trying to decide on where to go for a holiday. This is still in very pre planning stage and will happen in hopefully October 2016. It is a dilemma as both countries offer very different things and Addison would like to go to the USA and I would like to visit the UK. So here are our plans for each of them and you can let us know what you think!

UK – For this holiday we will go for 2 weeks. I really want to see the palace, Go on the London Wheel, find and kidnap Benedict Cumberbatch,  Tower of London, museums, Canary Wharf, go on a red bus, and just basically take in all the sites. I also want to spend a couple of days in Scotland as I have some heritage there. This would take about a week or just over and then we would catch the train to Paris (A place I have ALWAYS wanted to go) and see the Eiffel Tower, The Louvre, some museums and then a couple of days at Euro Disney. To me this sounds perfect as I love the culture that both London and Paris offer!

USA – If we went to the USA it would be a 3 week trip. We would start at New York, see a show on Broadway, visit the museum, The toy store, see the statue of liberty, Central Park. Then we would head off to Washington for a couple of days to see the White House and to check out the Smithsonian. Then it would be down to Austin TX. My mum lives here so we would stay with her and check out the sights and try to head over to Houston and see the NASA space centre. After this then it would be a week in LA doing Disneyland, Hollywood and if we can fit it in a trip down to San Francisco.

So as you can see we have a dilemma as both are as exciting as the next. So can you help us. Which sounds better to you? The UK or USA?

Have you checked out Bitstrips yet?


So there is a bit of a new craze sweeping Facebook at the moment and that craze is Bitstrips. You can design your avatar and then that avatar can be placed in all sorts of situations that can be shared on twitter, facebook and tumblr. You are able to even include friends in your pics! I love it and it is a bit of fun! It works on both android and apple phones as well as on the computer for facebook. If you want the apps the links are here!




Here is a few that I have posted so far!

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Today we headed off to the show! For those of you who aren’t too sure what a show is basically it is like what the Americans call a county fair. It has rides, food, games, art, animals and all sorts of other things. The show has changed a lot since I was a kid. There are less rides and fun stuff to do. What used to be spending a whole day there has gone to just a few hours. But Addison had a complete blast! He got a show bag, 3 rides and a go on the clowns.


Addison on the Dragon ride


Playing the classic sideshow game of clowns


Addison and Peta on the Kangaroo


On the ‘Scary Wheel’ As Addison likes to call it


We headed there with my friend Peta and her mum. We all went on the ferris wheel and while Addison had a complete and total blast my friend Peta wasn’t quite that sure! (she is scared of heights). I also had to laugh at the restraints on the kangaroo ride. I don’t think they did much to keep Addison in there! Thankfully it was a very tame ride! All in all it was a fun couple of hours to get out of the house and have some fun.


Hmmm. Not really big enough for the harness!


Peta freaking out on the ferris wheel

Where have I been?


Hello, How are we? It’s been a while!

So I have totally neglected my blog for a while. I know, I know.. But sometimes life just gets in the way and you have can’t control it! So what has happened lately and where have I been? Well as most of you know I moved house. This was particularly stressful for me and everything that could go wrong did! It took a while to settle in and being winter all I wanted to do was sit in front of the fire and chill out. and then my computer decided to have a melt down and die on me. it was a slow death but it meant that I had a really slow computer for 4 weeks and then was without it for a month while they replaced the keyboard and the hard drive. I have started my second semester of uni. This has been better as I didn’t do so well my first (a bit of a learning curve there!) and really am enjoying it!

So now I am back. I wont make any promises that I will post every day, but I do have some awesome blog ideas coming your way talking about school mums, my new number one, as well as all the things that are coming up like the show, christmas and birthdays. So yes I would like to happily say that for the moment I am back! I hope you all start reading my blog again and enjoy my posts!