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Gap

Happy snaps from May through to September πŸ™‚

boom box, kevin jumba, jayesslee, polaroid, nigahiga
Boombox tour #2

amf bowling

amf bowling
Bowling with the homies

queen street cafe
Brunch at one of my fav haunts: Queen Street Cafe

wasai
Wasai sushi and sashimi boat ❀

red door bakery creme brulee tart
Red Door Bakery creme brulee tart

sparrows
Sparrows!

crepes story

treasury cocktails

devour pork buns

hotel richmond

barossa gourmet weekend

barossa gourmet weekend

barossa gourmet weekend

barossa gourmet weekend

burger theory

burger theory

-d

Do What I Want

Continuing from previous postings:

  • We head back to the hotel albeit getting dodgy crap cab drivers at 2 in the am
  • A pair of us make our way downstairs to Pie Face and 7 Eleven to grab a late night feed: mini pies and ramen at 3 in the am for the win! =)~
  • With very little sleep, half of us have brekky at a nearby cafe whilst the others pack up and check out

    Latte, ciabatta with basil pesto, ricotta, tomato, rocket and balsamic vinegar; tuna salad
  • We all then head to the State Library, hire out lockers and dump our shit in. Heh
  • Lots of walking, lots of shopping and lots of snacking

    Green tea frappe ❀
  • Last eating for the day in melb: tomodatchi:
  • Hung out at the State Library to kill some time before catching a cab and heading out to the airport
  • Bye Melbourne… we’ll meet again some day! πŸ™‚
  • Arrive home at 11pm, shower and bed time for work the next morn
  • Struggled at work but made it through (Tuesday)
  • Bumped into Frankmusik and DPD on Rundle Street (Wednesday) and ended up having drinks with them. Such chill fellas.
  • Thursday marked my birthday… and to kick off an epic day, I bump into these lovely fellas whilst going to grab lunch! MUCH LOVE FOR THE FM BOYS ❀
  • Birthday cake! Coffee and Baileys – YUM-FREAKING-O~
  • Knocked off work early, raced home and picked up bestie before racing it to the Adelaide Entertainment Centre to watch the FM boys perform and open up for Rihanna at her concert – WOOOO~
  • Managed to get my FM album signed for my birthday – THANKS PETE! You’re the greatest!! xx
  • And that my friends… was the best birthday ever… woooo~
  • Friday – super early start – ended up heading out to Maccas early in the morn and had a quick fan girlish sesh with Cat and friend in toe – WE. WERE. CRAZY. PPLS so early on a Friday morning. T_T
  • Barely made it through the day at work with workmates questioning my nights shenanigans – no I am not hung over… just super super tired from a crazy ass week!
  • Saturday – early morning training sesh, dinner with the girls at Jah’z Lounge (meh), stupid cockroach incident, and 3 hour karaoke sesh at Bacchu’s – good times girls. GOOD FREAKING TIMES – feeling so fly like a G6~
  • FANTASTIC birthday week/weekends – thanks to all that celebrated with me.. truly unforgettable! πŸ™‚ LOVE YOU ALL ❀

-d

Round Round

Lacking in bloggisms, brain has resulted in a puddle of slushy mush and chooses to function sporadically. πŸ™‚

The fortnight that was:

  • 23/11 – Massive binge at Wasai – delectable goodness!
  • wasai, deluxe sashimi sushi boat, aburi salmon roll, takoyaki, gyoza

  • 24/11 – Quiet dins at The Goody with dessert at Cocolat
  • cocolat, top deck hot chocolate, chai latte

  • 26/11 – Watched Back to the Future 1, what a classic.
  • 27/11 – Shankers for dins and Eggless for dessert. onnomnomnom
  • 27/11 – Jenga happenings and playing catch ups with friends at T&S’s house
  • 28/11 – Picked up tix for the BoomBox Tour! Booyeah! Kevjumba, I’m looking at you! Haha
  • 03/12 – Sleep over at P’s house where she made French Onion Soup, bruschetta with a secret ingredient and vanilla pana cotta with berry compote! πŸ™‚
  • bruschetta, pana cotta

  • 03/12 – Slow roasted myself in stifling heat at home. If I was a pig that day, man… my meat would’ve been so tender and juicy! LOL.
  • 04/12 – Picked up tix for FM’s tour with Rihanna down under. OMGHELLSYEAHCANTWAIT! I got ticks just for them, even when I had $5 in my wallet. Excited and obsessed I am. GAH.
  • 05/12 – My GHD came in the mail! CRAP, how did I survive without one for so long? That thing is the bomb heating up in 10 seconds and works a charm! OH mwahahah!
  • 05/12 – Made my first pavlova! And quite a success I must say. Was never a huge fan of this but I’ve come around to appreciate it, even if it’s super super sweet. Everything in moderation peoples! πŸ™‚
  • 05/12 – Watched Back to the Future 2 – doesn’t live up to the first… am contemplating whether to finish it off with number 3, set in the wild wild west if my memory serves me correct.
  • 08/12 – Casual eat out at PJ O’Briens with Miss K before she heads off to Europe (AGAIN!!). Am looking forward to the day she gets back, so hurry up and scoot scoot! Lol. Bring me back lots of pretty old funky gear yeah?! πŸ˜‰
  • Looks like it might be a quiet weekend for me, save some monies and some good news may come to light come next week! Fingers crossed yo! πŸ™‚

And on a side note, Quest Crew, please lock down a promoter in Adelaide will ya? πŸ˜€ Oh, bring DTrix with you too!!
random art

-d

Linked

Methinks it’s a time for an update!

Lots of food porn to follow as that’s all I’ve been doing of late… eating out!

wasai, agedashi tofu, takoyaki
Agedashi tofu and takoyaki balls at Wasai.

eggless, dessert tasting platter, turkish delight ice cream, black sesame panna cotta
Turkish Delight ice cream with Persian fairy floss and black sesame panna cotta at Eggless.

Managed another solo hike on Saturday, the first in 3 weeks and boy, did it hurt or what? Felt damn good once I hit the top though (as always), and all that pain endured to get there just… dissipates. πŸ™‚

Celebrated my long time childhood friends’ birthday over the weekend, my darling P is now a ripe ol’ age of 23! Mwahaha… I’ve known this girl since we were in tracky dacks at Vietnamese school… give it a few more years and I would have clocked up a whopping 20 years of knowing her! Much love to my wonderful peaches#2, much laughter and good times in another 23 years to come. ❀

Also managed to squeeze in a quick lunch and shopping date with my HS mates. Had a splendid time and in the process, picked up a khaki military jacket similar to what the SNSD girls wear during their Genie promotions for a whopping $25 from $80. BAZINGER!

Sucks that I’m left with $5.00 in my wallet now. True story.

OH, this upcoming Sunday is the City to Bay fun run peoples! Yes, I will be running, walking and crawling the whole 12km from the city straight down to the bay. Someone, please wait for me at the line with a cold bottle of beer? Yes? Looking forward to Sunday (weather, please be good) but Monday will be a bitch. I have no idea how I’m going to drag myself out of bed to get to work on time cause I’m going to feel like I’ve been put the wringer and beaten down to a pulp. But hey, all for a good cause right? πŸ˜› Donations are still more than welcome, head over to http://www.everydayhero.com/bubbytrons to make a donation. Any amount is appreciated!

AND AND, anyone catching the USO? Rafa and his damn sexy hair vs Nole and his OTT support crew mens final is postponed til tomorrow due to stupid rain. USO, time to get a roof like the AO dontchathink? Get with the times yo! πŸ˜› And that also means, after the finals, Nole jumps to world no. 2 and Fed down to world no. 3.. BLASPHEMY I TELL YOU. BLASPHEMY!

I’ll be seeing you in January ! Bazinger.

HAHAHA, so I temporarily played model at work for a shopping centre brochure and it finally got printed. Heh, interesting stint… LOL.

-d

Camera shy poochie

Look at this gorgeous face!!

rossi, animal welfare league, dog
Rossi – camera shy handsome boy

and this one…

animal welfare league, dog, meesha
Meesha – cutie in her winter sweater

and this one!

animal welfare league, empress
Empress the princess

Went down to the Animal Welfare League over the weekend to donate some food to the homeless doggies and went to say hello to them too. 😦

I hope they find a nice warm loving home soon! πŸ™‚

Ate throughout the course of the weekend:

The Lion Hotel

the lion, bread and dip
House dips with assorted breads; roasted mushroom and beetroot dip. Delish! Especially the mushroom one, ohmygahhhhh~

the lion hotel, barramundi, steak
Pan fried barramundi with squid ink pasta, seaweed salad, apple puree, lobster tempura ball and mayonnaise
Coorong Black Angus M.S.A* Graded Scotch Fillet with creamy mash, peppercorn sauce and spiced tomato relish

Superb food! ❀

Also binged out at sushi train – $3 a plate…

2 hour line up, 3 people, 1 booth and 30 plates later, absolute chaos:

sushi train

πŸ™‚

Oh and before I forget (ha! I’ve forgotten about it for the last few months)! My website!! It’s been up for months now.. and needs a make over. Meh. Thoughts??

http://www.dfordebbie.com

-d