Checklist for Ball:
1. Dress - floral, given to me by the family for my birthday
2. Shoes - 7.50 from Target (SCORE!)
3. Headpiece - 15 from Lovisa
4. Tickets - 100 bucks (cries)
5. Rings, earrings - from my collection
6. Makeup - I have it too!
7. Hairspray - newly bought, haha
8. Hairstyle - side bun, I just hope it’ll stay and won’t fall off halfway when I’m dancing or something.
9. Date - Josh is coming back today! :)
Ahhh I’m so excited!
MAJOR deadlines in September include:
Assignment for Parenting & Family Psych (1 Sept)
MCQ 2 for Parenting & Family Psych (8 Sept)
Assignment for Measurement in Psych (12 Sept)
MCQ 3 for Parenting & Family Psych (22 Sept)
Pair Presentation for Parenting & Family Psych (23 Sept)
Assignment for Research Int & Evaluation (22 Sept)
Assignment for Psychotherapy & Counselling (25 Sept)
These do not include the weekly quizzes & readings for Measurement & Psychotherapy.
This year is my second year of visiting Ekka, which is Queensland’s largest agricultural fair held in Brisbane. The stuff there were pretty much the same as last year’s, but the one that was most worth going for was the night show. And the strawberry sundae.
Held a 2 (or was it 3) week old lamb
Wore paper-made cowboy hats
Spotted a horse that was apparently dissatisfied with its bucket
Saw comedic signs such as these
Note Josh’s appropriate face
One of my favourite-looking carnival games at Ekka
More fun & games
Cuddled a 2 month old puppy, Hope
The yummiest strawberry sundae, with vanilla ice-cream, bits of strawberries, strawberry ice-cream, cream and that giant strawberry on the top, all in a cone
And of course, amazing lasers and the firework shows that I have no pictures of, because I spent 20 minutes holding the camera with my numb-cold hands filming the whole thing. And it was really hard to get good freeze-frames from the video, so an example of it would be like this