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Ready for Halloween

The limoncello and the wine are the most important parts!

Halloween Canberra Australia Sonya Heaney 31st October 2017

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Happy Easter!

We are having a very Ukrainian Easter here.

Ukrainian Easter Eggs Embroidery Pysanky in Canberra Australia Sonya Oksana Heaney 2017

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When you planned to sit in the shade…

This hot afternoon. Only, the local magpie family decided a few days ago that the furniture was their new home, and now you can never use it!


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Preparing for Ukrainian Christmas

Ukrainian Christmas Eve is tomorrow, even though we’re not Orthodox, and that’s when we have our big celebration (and our twelve-dish dinner!).

We have made eighty-four of these dumplings – varenyky – so far (they’re uncooked in this picture), and will be making at least a hundred more. And that’s just one dish!

What a busy few – hot – days!


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Only a few days to go…


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16/12/2016 · 6:30 am



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18/10/2016 · 2:44 pm

Friday Afternoon

As I have nowhere to be today, the rain is sort of cosy… But after all our big, blue-skied days, this is an odd start to the new season!

Rainy Afternoon Garden Canberra Australia Sonya Heaney 2nd September 2016Rain Nature

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