Category Archives: Mad markets & fantastic festivals

Fantastic faraway flower festival

I love it when the universe lines up something special, glorious sunny weather & a fantastic flower festival to boot. Kings park festival to be exact. Over the month of September, Kings Park is filled with events celebrating wildflowers; from … Continue reading

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Polka dot vintage markets

I love anything that screams retro & vintage that’s why I absolutely jumped at the chance at my friends Helens invite to the thrice yearly Polka Dot vintage market a few weeks (& then some) back. That & the last … Continue reading

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Scarecrow building

A couple weekends ago, pre-flu we went to the free Scarescrow building as part of the Perth Fringe festival. Like most free events, it was crazy busy & all the good stuff went straight away. But we did have lots … Continue reading

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Sustainable fiesta

The past few years I have tried to be as eco-friendly & kind as I can be to the environment by recycling, up-cycling, growing my own veggies, decorating with bits & bobs of secondhand goodies & wearing mostly thrifted clothes. So imagine … Continue reading

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Winter festival

Living in Western Australia means we never get to see snow or ice as we are never cold enough so last weekend we jumped at the chance to see an outdoor ice rink at The Winter Festival at Fremantle’s esplanade. At … Continue reading

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To market to market

One of my many loves is rummaging thru markets. Last weekend, I took my little family to see Upmarket held at the University of Western Australia. I was so excited to see all the arts, crafts & foodie goodness that … Continue reading

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