Tagged with summer

Heatwave

The thermometer in the northwest of the U.S. has nudged (and sometimes tipped over) the 100F mark for the past few days now. As an Aussie girl yearning for a ‘real’ summer’s day, I was equally thrilled (It’s hot!) and amused (Will the people here please stop freaking out?) when I saw the forecast. But … Continue reading

Spring has sprung

Today is the first day of spring. And in Sydney, spring is my favourite time of the year. Dark mornings of drizzle give way to pink and orange sunrises, and the midday sky turns a vibrant blue. The air smells fresh, like grandma’s house when she throws open the windows and gives it a good … Continue reading