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March 02, 2008

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sonya

shell that is absolutely gorgeous. you amaze me!!
happy birthday jay-dee!
x

Helen

Very nice.

Diana

Love this idea. I would love to know the itinerary and follow it myself. What a great idea for visiting people with a creative bent.

zoe

sweet! and did you go to the mysterious Swedish shop?! we go past there all the time on the way to our friends' place on Bourke St, and I'm always wondering what it is! will have to make time to stop in one day.

we are doing the museums today (maybe not as many as you did), and next; the pubs of sydney exhibition which our friend curated! followed by tour of pubs, of course ;)

Tara

so where can i board the tour bus? or do you just wear a uniform and wave a pole with a flag on the end? basically - i wanna tour too! wow she must have loved it.. after she got over the workload... beautiful work.

Jay Dee Dearness

Hello! Yes, it was a truly lovely experience! Thanks Sonya too for the birthday wishes - I had a great day :) Michelle, this birthday would have to rate in the top two for me ever! Only beaten by the year I got my first horse :) - You're a Gem!

Maria

Hi I really, really LOVED this adventure booklet idea! I was wandering around Surry Hills for the first time a few wks ago and I fell in love. I know I have to go back.

And for that I mentioned your blog as one who Makes my Day! =)

Maria

Oh my gosh! I just realized you own the stall my friend and I kept going back to when we went to Hope Street. She bought a scrabble pendant and something else, we took home stickers as well. This is really cool. It's a small world.

kate banazi

Thats brilliant... can you take ME out on a adventure please!

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