I came across this article on my Facebook newsfeed: I normally try to steer clear of opinion pieces of Americans because I don’t want to be exposed to more negativity. But I clicked on this one. I’m thankful that I did. While it saddens me that it happens at all, I’m also happy to know that I’m […]
So just yesterday I discovered that corn meal is actually called polenta in Australia – nearly 7 years after moving here. Oh and by the way cilantro is called coriander here – that one only took me 6 months to figure out, cause you know, there isn’t something at my fingertips in which I can […]
I agree with only a couple of these but not all. If we were to adopt all of these then Australia would stop being Australia and just become America. However, #1 and #2 are definitely needed! A couple of the others would be awesome but that’s about it.
Check out this very funny comedian take on America’s (some of America) obsession with guns and he does it very well!
A few of them I ask about myself too especially 4 & 5!
The tops answers of residents in each state. I wonder what Aussie states would be thankful for?
I saw this picture somewhere ages ago but it didn’t have a link attached to it or any website credited to it. I kept meaning to do a search for it but I always forgot to do it. I was cleaning out my desktop and came across it and did a search. I couldn’t find […]
My family and I love playing Uno (yes the card game). I have played this game since I can remember. It’s a great game that I was able to teach the kids quickly and easily and they love it. When I first came to Australia before my children were old enough to play Uno, I […]
I’ve posted about my pet peeve before and my abhorrence of people criticising Halloween as an American holiday because that type of prejudice against a certain group is acceptable because they’re only Americans. Anyway I’m happy to report, I did not encounter any of that negativity this year! No, that’s a lie. I saw 2 […]