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    Expat Life

    The Mind of Court Blog is 1!

    The Mind of Court is 1! Wow! I really cannot believe that I have had this blog for a whole year. Looking back to my first post, I was so worried about not being…

    March 15, 2017
  • Australia Travel

    Day Trip to Wineglass Bay

    Continuing on with our Tasmanian road trip we headed south towards Wineglass Bay, which is located in Freycinet National Park. Patrick and I chose to stay at the caravan park in Coles Bay since…

    March 14, 2017
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    Australia Travel

    Bay of Fires at Binalong Bay

    The Bay of Fires When I first read about the Bay of Fires I immediately knew I had to visit if we ever traveled to Tasmania. The striking orange rocks against the crystal clear,…

    March 1, 2017
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    Australia Travel

    24 Hours in Launceston, Tasmania

    Hello, Tasmania! Patrick and I arrived in Launceston around 12 pm on Thursday to start our 5-day tour of Tasmania. We planned to drive from Launceston down the east coast of Tasmania and finishing…

    March 1, 2017
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    Cheers to 6 Years! Patrick & Courtney

    2017 has kicked off and that means Patrick and I have been together for 6 years! Yay! Today, January 3rd  is our official dating anniversary and to commemorate this moment I wanted to share…

    January 3, 2017
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    Australia Travel

    Beach Day at Boat Harbour, NSW

    December has been an unusual busy month this year and now that Christmas is over and Patrick and I are still on holidays we planned a much needed relaxing beach day. Two days after…

    December 30, 2016
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    Australia Expat Life

    First Christmas in the New House!

    Now this isn’t Patrick and my first Christmas ever, but it is our first Christmas in our own home. All of our previous Christmases have been celebrated with our each others families, but this…

    December 8, 2016
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    Australia Expat Life

    Aussie Thanksgiving

    Thanksgiving was one of my favorite holidays to celebrate when I was living back in the States. I loved spending time with all my family and coming together over a delicious meal.When I moved…

    December 5, 2016
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    Australia Travel

    Sealy Lookout, Coffs Harbour

    On our recent trip up the coast, our family friends took us into Coffs Harbour so that I could do some of the touristy things. The place they chose for us to visit was…

    November 22, 2016
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    Muir Woods National Park

    As soon as we made plans to visit San Francisco, I knew immediately that I wanted to visit the Muir Woods and see the giant redwoods.We booked a tour with one of the We…

    November 2, 2016
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    Expat Life

    How I Became a Bridesmaid Living Abroad

    Unsettling Feelings Today I wanted to touch on something that has been weighing quite heavily on my heart over the past few weeks. My best friend (who lives in the USA) is getting married…

    October 24, 2016