Archive for July, 2006

Miami

Saturday, July 29th, 2006

When I first started flying around the US for research I couldn’t believe how lucky I was to get paid me to see all the different places. But it didn’t take long to see a sad pattern of sameness from sea to shining sea. The same cars, the same architecture, and the same [...]

Bird Cow Fish

Thursday, July 27th, 2006

A couple of weeks ago, one of my clients took me to lunch at Bird Cow Fish in Surry Hills. It was lovely. Despite the name, they actually had several vegetarian dishes. And the service was great.
A few weeks before this, I took a picture of their name as we walked by, [...]

Travel

Saturday, July 22nd, 2006

They’ve started selling the bottom of the laptop trays as advertising space. I suppose it certainly reaches a specific and valuable target. But it’s not exactly the best association: stress of catching the flight combined with the bordom of long lines, the hassle of pulling out the lappy and tucking it back in again.

Might [...]

Salad design

Saturday, July 22nd, 2006

My fruit salad at Lemon Cafe looks different each time.

Showing personality isn’t easy

Saturday, July 22nd, 2006

A few of weeks ago, my hubby and I were watching a rugby game in a crowded pub (Brumbies Vs All Blacks if you must know). The game was playing on the big screen in the corner and the smaller TV beside it was playing the Fashion channel. Talk about your classic competition for [...]