August 2017

August 2017 Travel Journal

  Welcome to my August 2017 Travel Journal!  All the dates are ordered so that the most recent is at the top.   Thursday 3rd August 2017 We decided, to get the most out of our Copenhagen Card we’d get an early boat trip around the canals. 09:30 was the […]

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July 2017

July 2017 Travel Journal. Collectively ME

  Welcome to my July 2017 Travel Journal!  All the dates are ordered so that the most recent is at the top.   Monday 31st July 2017 Today we activated our Copenhagen Cards so get ready for 72 hours of site seeing! We have to make it worth every cent. […]

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DIY Christmas Wreath

DIY Bay Leaf Christmas Wreath - CollectivelyME.net

We are having our first Christmas together as a married couple in chilly old England, which is a bit of a shock to the system compared to Christmas in Australia. The cold has put me off a bit (it’s meant to be 25-30 C, not 5 C) so to help me […]

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My Big Day and Le Baron Rouge Paris

My birthday in paris at le baron rouge

This year my birthday was definitely one to remember. After spending a month in Greece island hopping and drinking cocktails on the beach, we realised that I was going to spend my big day (the day we fly from Greece) travelling back to the UK with no real plan. I […]

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On The Rocks – Ios

Relax, infinity pool, beautiful, Ios greece, greece, on the rocks, collectivelyme.net

We have just stayed in amazing accommodation in Ios, The House On The Rocks, Greece. So amazing that I want to tell you all about it so that you too can have the opportunity to experience it. Before I get started I just wanted to let you know that as […]

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5 Things To Do & See In Copenhagen

Air BnB Copenhagen

  Copenhagen, København, one and the same. The capital of Denmark, the city of the people & a place I’ll definitely be going back to. Copenhagen is a vibrant, fun, tasty & historical city with a town like feel. We had a great time exploring it’s in’s & out’s & […]

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Copenhagen on A Budget

Nyhavn Copenhagen

So if you’ve been following my posts, you’ll know that we are on a big 18 months trip.  If not, we’re on an 18 month trip travelling all around Europe & the UK!! We’ll be travelling on a budget so we’re keeping pretty close tabs on the finances. The first […]

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Love, Proposals & Marriage – Part 2

Flower Arranging for the bouquets at my wedding. collectivelyme.net

  I am now engaged & planning the wedding of my, fairly recent, dreams. If you missed the previous post you can read it here. In my last post, I left you in the lull between booking all the big wedding items & everything coming together closer to the day. […]

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Love, Proposals & Marriage – Part 1

My story of finding Mr Right, the proposal & the marriage.

  I’ve been told by the woman in my life that two of the happiest days in their lives have been their Wedding day & the birth of their child/children. For the first time in my life, I can understand what they meant & how they felt. On May 6th […]

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Pesto Meatballs

Super tasty pesto meatballs are great in a chicken broth or a hamburger patty

We are currently on a serious budget with the wedding coming up and our trip overseas. This month we’ve challenged ourselves with living off what’s in the fridge & cupboard & only spending $50/wk (or less) on groceries. This would be fine if at the same time I wasn’t trying […]

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