Street Art Saturdays: More Portraits

It's been a while since I showed you the last batch of portraits, so here's some more! Amazing street art portraits are definitely my favorite things to find. I just think it's so skillful and I love seeing them! From the minimalist pictures to the photo-like images, they're all impressive!

It’s not the destination, it’s the giant things you find along the way.

It is amazing how one thing can lead to another, and if you're open to it, life can lead you down some pretty amazing paths. Our journey from Adelaide to Melbourne really highlighted this to me. After our week in Adelaide, I had to get back to Melbourne in time for an appointment at the … Continue reading It’s not the destination, it’s the giant things you find along the way.

Minimum Wage? More Like Minimum Wow! Why Are We Coming Home Again?

Remember that time I was in Adelaide and everything was closed by 5pm on a Saturday? This is because of something called penalty rates, which are basically the same as pay differentials in America. There is a 50% penalty rate when you work on Sundays, and 200% rate on public holidays! Because of this sometimes … Continue reading Minimum Wage? More Like Minimum Wow! Why Are We Coming Home Again?

Saturday Street Art: Adelaide Comissions

Since I've been talking about Adelaide for the last week, it only makes sense to show off some art from Adelaide today! While this art is quite beautiful, I believe it is entirely commissioned. It's not like Melbourne, where most of the street art is done by rogue artists with spray cans, these are allowed … Continue reading Saturday Street Art: Adelaide Comissions

♪ Why don’t you come over, [to] Adelaide? ♪

Adelaide! A lot of Australians I've met have said it's boring, but I liked it a lot! I do see what they mean in one respect... everything shuts down really early on weekends. Well, the bars and restaurants are still open so if that's what people want than I don't know what they're complaining about. … Continue reading ♪ Why don’t you come over, [to] Adelaide? ♪