Day 27 – Austria

A day full of travel today so not many new opportunities, fortunately, I got to change trains in and travel through a country I've never been to before: Austria. Also, as discussed, I really like train travel, so today I was putting it to the test by doing my longest day-time journey - 11 hours.… Continue reading Day 27 – Austria

Day 23 – Strangers on a train

Today is a big one! This is more incidental than a planned thing, but it was part of a bigger adventure full of new things. Late last year I booked a trip to Budapest with my mum and sister for this weekend, planning to meet up at the airport. However, when I thought about it,… Continue reading Day 23 – Strangers on a train

Day 11 – Markets

Today I thought I had done two new things: bought something from a flea market, and shopped at the farmer's market, but I've just realised I have done the first one before. Being creative types in our thirties, we, of course, have a record player, therefore I've picked up quite a few records from the… Continue reading Day 11 – Markets

Day 5 – Lights on, clothes out

Today is a two new things kind of day! Due to the time of year, and all the fresh start idealism that comes with it, we have been decluttering and finishing jobs we should have done a while ago. One of the jobs that always gets pushed to one side until we can't see, is… Continue reading Day 5 – Lights on, clothes out

Day 4 – Martini with a twist

I'm so happy I finally learned how to do this, it's so simple and effective and makes me feel seriously classy. I love a vodka martini. So dry, so cool, so easy to make – I'm practically James Bond at this point! I normally forego the traditional olive for a lemon slice, but today I… Continue reading Day 4 – Martini with a twist