Fun Random Fact

Last week I was informed that one of the nice local men that I serve a couple times a week is actually Paul Hogan’s brother. If you don’t know who Paul Hogan is he is the star actor from the stereotypical Australian movie “Crocodile Dundee”. He is such a great guy, and we mostly talkContinue reading “Fun Random Fact”

Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day! I hope everyone enjoyed this loveable day with the ones they love. Whether that be a significant other, or just some really great friends and family, I hope everyone enjoyed some sort of love or romance today and that lots of chocolate and candy was had! For Valentine’s night I worked. ItContinue reading “Valentine’s Day”

Bagels

Bagels really are a Canadian thing. It is so hard to track down a bagel in any of the stores here. Most bakeries don’t even sell them! If you are lucky to find some in grocery stores, you can find them on the bottom shelf, in one brand, with only two or three different flavours.Continue reading “Bagels”

Australia Day & Brisbane

On Wednesday, Australia celebrated AUSTRALIA DAY! Australia Day is very much like Canada Day. Everyone gets together with their friends and family. They have BBQ’s; go to the beach, and have a few drinks! I spent my Australia in Brisbane with my new roommate and some of his friends. It was a fun filled dayContinue reading “Australia Day & Brisbane”

Surfer’s Paradise

I have been in Surfer’s Paradise for just over a week now, and I love it. Surfer’s Paradise is an extremely touristy place, as it is one of the most popular places for Ozzie’s to come and vacation. It is filled with restaurants, cafes, expensive stores and beautiful beaches. A lot of people call Surfer’sContinue reading “Surfer’s Paradise”