Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Bring back the weekend

This weekend we got a public holiday on Monday in lieu of ANZAC day on Sunday. ANZAC day commemorates the landing of Australian and New Zealand troops in Gallipoli during the first World War. It is a day to remember the brave troops who have served Australia in battle and support those serving now. Most people attend an ANZAC day service than go to their local pub to drink and play two - up. Its the only day in Australia where two - up is legal, it is pretty much a game of heads and tails with money involved.

I had a wonderful weekend with family and friends.

On Saturday night we had a party...

Than on Sunday we went to the football...

And our team (The Rabbitohs in the white) won!!!

Than we played two up...

and guess what? We won! (Thats my sister by the way)

Than yesterday we went on a big shopping spree, I will share what goodies we bought in an upcoming post.
How was your weekend? Get up to anything exciting? x


  1. Long weekends are the best! At least there is another one coming up next week :)
    Looks like a fun long weekend. Congrats one winning!

    And looking forward to seeing what lovely things you bought on your shopping spree.

    We didn't do anything really...We did a bit cleaning and organising and that's how we spent the long weekend.

  2. aww sounds like you had such a fun weekend! did you get my letter in the mail? can't wait to see what you bought on your shopping spree ^_^

    i had an amazing weekend. had an event for invisible children every single night but partied with the other volunteers afterwards! woooo!

  3. What a fun weekend!
    I was home alone and spent the whole time watching Musicals and dancing to Madonna and songs from said musicals. Hahaha.

    Can't wait to see what you bought shopping! :) Glad you had an awesome weekend!

  4. ps. Did you get my email with my address? I haven't heard back from you lovely :)

  5. Ooh, what's two-up? :) I went shopping too! I just mentioned it by the way in my latest post. Glad you had a lovely weekend! I'm looking forward to my next weekend! :D

  6. Everyone is so adorable and happy! So glad you had an awesome weekend!

  7. thanks for explaining what anzac day is all about. i hear about it all the time but had no clue! i celebrated my birthday with friends and family, had my brother assemble a new smail mail cabinet for me and did some spring cleaning. and the sun shone the whole weekend. bliss!

  8. Looks like a great weekend - we have a long one next weekend - love bank holidays!

    Looking forward to seeing your purchases - I am on a bit of a spend at the moment too!

  9. Our next long weekend is still three weeks away. Seems like forever since Easter...

    Looks like you had a great weekend! Good. You deserve it. Sister-time is always fun, isn't it?

  10. You had an awesome weekend :)

    I went to stay in LA for the weekend and saw Conan O'Brien and just did some LA shopping :)

  11. We've got a long weekend coming up and I cant wait! Looks like you had an amazing weekend :)

    So glad you loved your parcel! x

  12. that's so awesome that you won and then went shopping! i love shopping with someone else's money lol


    friends/drinks/sisters/winning/shopping/football- ALL perfect ingredients to absolute fun! i i can't wait to see your purchases :)


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