Barbie Exhibition in Montreal

During our trip to Montreal, I stumbled upon this excellent Barbie exhibition at Les Cours Mont-Royal in downtown.  It turns out that this is the largest Barbie museum in the world! My boyfriend wasn’t feeling too well that day so he didn’t mind following me… Read More


Mini Travel Guide: Quebec City

Quebec City’s Old Town was definitely my favourite part of our trip.  It was similar to Old Montreal with cobblestone streets, pretty buildings, French themed restaurants and plenty of tourists.  But it didn’t have a ‘city’ feel to it, the way Montreal did.  The pace… Read More

travelling in Montreal

Montreal: Mini City Guide

My boyfriend and I applied for vacation just 4 weeks before we left for our holiday.  At that stage, we had no idea where we would go.  We were leaving right after the Olympics finished so South America was out of the question; Africa (which… Read More


My Pretty Sydney turns 4 years old!

Last Friday on the 2nd of September, my blog/creative outlet/ little corner of the interweb turned four years old.  Four years old! As you know from my last birthday blog post, blogging isn’t easy because it’s time and energy consuming with little monetary rewards. But I continue… Read More


5 things that made me happy lately

Gosh it’s been a while since I last wrote one of these posts because… well I haven’t been REALLY happy… Work, bathroom renovations, the flu and winter in general left me feeling a little overwhelmed, stressed and anxious.  But looking back over the last couple… Read More