Digging in the Dirt

With the house came a tiny garden and a tinier front patch. The front patch looked a bit sad and devoid of any Frangipani tree (There seems to be an unwritten rule that every house on the street needs to have one). Going against our inborn desire to follow the rules, we decided instead to … Continue reading

Our new home

After about 5 months of looking and a few failed attempts, we are now the proud and very happy owners of this cute little terrace in Redfern. In a way it must have been meant to be, since it all happened within 5 days of us seeing the house and the owners putting their signature … Continue reading

Don’t mess with strata

When we were back in Austria on one of the nights we ended up having a discussion with friends about the effectiveness of prison sentences compared to the old practice of pillorying. We decided that the latter would be a much better punishment. Continue reading