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House Mates: Episode 8 – The End
The end of the year has come. Everyone is going their separate ways. What will the future hold?
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House Mates: Episode 6 – Return of the Mystery Housemate
You know that one mysterious house mate who you don’t see for days on end? Where do they go?
Family Away From Home
The first time I moved out of my parents’ home, I was already 24 years old. That’s been the very same house I had lived in since my parents brought me home from the hospital after I was born. I had such a happy, meaningful childhood. I also enjoyed a relatively comfortable and privileged childhood. […]
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House Mates: Episode 5 – The Mouldy Fridge Food
Argh! just squeeze past there to get my milk… wh… wha…. what’s that smell? Oh. Why, that’s a bag of mouldy rocket, but whose bag of mouldy rocket ??? A couple of my house mates get takeaway often, so it makes sense when they forget about food. What doesn’t make sense is the sludgy stink […]
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House Mates: Episode 4 – The Mystery Sock
It is a period of civil war. House mate socks, coming from the washing machine, are going unidentified and unclaimed throughout the galaxy. Finders of the socks can stop the ‘mismatched sock phenomenon’ and restore peace to the galaxy…
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I like to think that I do my part for the environment. I recycle, I put organics waste in the compost bin, and I try to limit using plastics, but my one downfall is food waste. Food gets forgotten in our fridge and, sadly, often has to get thrown out (in the compost bin).
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It’s near the end of semester, the sun is shining, and my apartment is messy.
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I, Too, Spend So Much Time Eating Pasta
‘I spend so much time eating pasta,’ has to one of the most relatable lyrics of all time for people who feel like they don’t have their lives together. This is a line in a song by Angie McMahon, who I saw perform at the Gov a couple of weeks ago.
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Loneliness in the University Community
Is it me, or is it sometimes difficult to meet people and form friendships? Does being at University make this easier, or more challenging?
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A Trip Home
It’s my first year of University and my first year living away from my family. After a mid-semester trip home, I realised I had forgotten how good it is to see everyone. With exams coming (eww), so is the end of Semester Two, which might mean for a lot of interstate and international students, a […]
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