It was like a dream. Like the best dream I could have ever hoped for. I spent everyday surrounded by some of my favourite people in my favourite city and immersed in the greatest art and the bestest food in all the land. I was reunited with so many old friends and met so many new faces along the way. Some people I hadn't seen since the last time, three years ago, some people I've known for years before and some people a little less, but it always felt like it was only yesterday when we were together. Everyday I went to see some new art and some old art and eat a little more than I did before. I went back to some of my favourite places in town and was introduced to so many more. New favourites. New loves. New opportunities and all of the possibilities.Read More
The happiest of all birthday wishes to our Naomi on her 23rd birthday today!!
It's a miracle that today I'm not nursing the world's greatest hangover from last night but thank god because it would have put a real damper on everything. After a couple weeks of Eddie and Emily planning the whole thing, we managed to pull off the biggest birthday surprise party for Naomi! As we took turns in breaking the news to her that we'd all be away for this weekend, we had an early celebratory lunch on Friday at the restaurant on Barrañan beach. It was sweet and lovely but I somehow managed to slip up about it 3 times which earned me a few face-fuls of Eddie's cigarette smoke to which I fully deserved. I count my idiot mouth lucky that Naomi was already engrossed in another conversation at the other end of the table to have heard any mishaps.Read More