The gift-giving is an eyebrow-raiser! People splurge on gifts for everyone they know. In 2017, Australians collectively racked up $29 billion in credit card debt at Christmas.
So, what do you do with the kids during these holidays? Well, the good news is that there are options for everyone.
The first thing Andy had to do was look for a house. We decided on Mawson Lakes only after he'd moved to SA, and now Andy had to make his way from Woodcroft to Mawson Lakes to house hunt. I'll tell you this - it wasn't a joy ride. 3 buses and 1.5 hours later, Andy would find himself in Mawson Lakes.
Some folks who were already here in Australia had moved directly to Sydney or Melbourne and told us not to waste our time in SA because of the job scene.
Coffee makes me think of two fond memories with my dad.
My dad used to work in the hotel industry and when he became General Manager, he/we were required to stay on the premises. The first thing I would do is check out the bathroom and toilet in our fancy 5-star accommodation. I love a great and clean bathroom and toilet - also a reason why … Continue reading Who gives a crap?
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If you don't want to feel like a complete douche, you'd better learn the Aussie lingo!
And oh, 4852 mi - that's how far we moved from what I've always considered home to my new home.