Tag Archives: Australia

cookery books…

I’ve got quite a large collection of cookery books and with Christmas round the corner (as if you didn’t bloody know!) I am bound to get a few more. I currently live an hour away from where I grew up, … Continue reading

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two years ago today

Two years ago I was getting ready to finish my two year journey in Australia. I was exhausted, emotional and filled to the brim with gratitude. Here’s what I wrote about, original link to my other blog below.. 08/10/13 The … Continue reading

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Run or Dye

Last month I was excited yet apprehensive about announcing that I had run 1.2km twice. I wrote about it here https://graceelizcomeshome.wordpress.com/2015/04/21/from-cant-to-can/ Yesterday I ran 5km in Run or Dye in Exeter. Perhaps run is the wrong word – as my … Continue reading

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From can’t to can

I am not one to write about my achievements, least of all my sporting ones. I can’t stand the flurry of gym-based, guilt-making, egoistic posts people vomit onto Facebook declaring their efforts and I re-posted a status once that said … Continue reading

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What’s it all about?

Written 26/02/14 Everytime I drive to work now I have to blu-tac an out-of-date Sat Nav to the dashboard. The mount is broken, or lost, hence the blu-tac and it keeps telling me I am driving on a “road” because … Continue reading

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Drama? Or just Grace?

As I have mentioned – calamity seems to follow me. I cannot seem to have stress-free days out, trips or just life at times. Is the Universe f**king with me just so I can write? Stories I tell often end with … Continue reading

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A life without drama? No fun at all…

I do often feel that things just seem to HAPPEN to me. I plan trips and things go wrong. Not disastrously so, but enough to annoy me, cost me time and/or money and as always give me something to write … Continue reading

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Welcome home

I am British. Born and bred. I don’t dislike where I come from, nor do I dislike Britons – I just haven’t wanted to live here for a while. For quite a while actually. I arrived home from 2 years … Continue reading

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