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so finally got some photos of these awesome tatts by the highly talented WT Norbert at Hunter and Fox....

Only down side about getting these a day early is it's 35 degrees today and I'm off to the beach. No swimming for me huh?


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Got a call today at work, could I come in tonight for tatts instead.... Erm Yeah!!! Two done, will keep my fav until my next blog as this tablet is shit at photos in da mirror! I even managed to photograph the toothpaste FFS!

_karmina_:
love it!!
laphroaig:
@_karmina_ shit, thanks. I love it too. Just putting decent photos up now ;)
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Keeping lean, feeling mean.

Two weeks without alcohol was a challenge I signed mysekf in for. Its been easy in many ways and temping in others. Ive been to 3 parties and cauggt up with friends from Queensland all without a beer. The fact I have to even write about that is slightly concerning. Still ive done two weeks come this time tomorrow and anything...
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laphroaig:
What? When is this happening? Do tell!!! Im going to n new place in Sydney, h
laphroaig:
Hunter & Fox. Only one ive found in the city that I like
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Keeping lean, feeling mean.

Two weeks without alcohol was a challenge I signed mysekf in for. Its been easy in many ways and temping in others. Ive been to 3 parties and cauggt up with friends from Queensland all without a beer. The fact I have to even write about that is slightly concerning. Still ive done two weeks come this time tomorrow and anything...
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Keeping lean, feeling mean.

Two weeks without alcohol was a challenge I signed mysekf in for. Its been easy in many ways and temping in others. Ive been to 3 parties and cauggt up with friends from Queensland all without a beer. The fact I have to even write about that is slightly concerning. Still ive done two weeks come this time tomorrow and anything...
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I don't believe years are for or against you. I believe you make your own luck. The universe can throw some pretty hard curve balls at you and you roll with the punches. Never give up and never give in.

Having said that, 2013 was a pretty great year, filled with migration, adventure, uncertainty, first birthdays, last days, hobbit holes, new friends, reacquainted old...
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31st December

5.02am

Scotland Island, NSW

Morning comes quickly. I awoke at 4.48am in the faint light of dawn. Kookaburras were laughing in the trees all around. There are no streetlights here and it is almost of the grid. Almost, not quite. There is a low growling in the distance, some animal of the bush, wild and untamed makes it's way across...
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I hope everyone had a good Christmas. Mine was pretty awesome. I survived cooking the full meal for 15 people, although I did hit a stress bomb at one point thinking the meal wasn't going to work.

I hope everyone's 2013 is what you wanted it to be, as we go into the last few days of it!

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Well that's it. 6.30pm Christmas Eve, relaxing the moustache so it doesn't get in my beer and just spent a bloody fortune on Guinness. Heading home now :)

Love to you and yours. I hope santa hS something nice in has sack for you.... Hoho

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tinkly:
Mas. Fecking phone! 
laphroaig:
Thank you! Same to you, and I hope Santa puts something nice in your stocking. ;)
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Christmas eve temperature drop in Sydney? Calls for tweed!

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OK. So I'm not Rambo, I don't ooze testosterone and in all honesty I wouldn't want to. Today was weird. Me and the little fella wore kilts as we were descended on by my lady's extended family. Of course Australian pleasantries were traded off about how I was wearing a skirt blah blah, but the funniest moment was when I came
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family gathering today. The wrong climate for something this warm... Fukit! ;)