I was fortunate enough to find a good last-minute deal on a two bedroom apartment not far from her house, close to where my friend was driving, and overlooking Lane Cove National Park.
After a quick grocery run, we settled in for a weekend's work:
Actually, much as our bush-sheltered back yard was a tempting place to work,
(We assumed, since the freezer with the sticker was empty apart from the three ice-less trays, they were suggesting we just stick our heads in there for a spell)
Saturday afternoon was dedicated to big-picture planning and making a mess of the lounge
while assessing the piles of back issues.
We stopped for a scarily healthy dinner, somehow completely forgetting about the frozen pizza and the burnt fig ice cream that we had added to the empty freezer.
This morning I got to do some quick upskilling in Publisher and some editing before it was time to check out.
Lunch at IKEA was followed by a bit of a buying frenzy. I picked up this fabulous rubber flooring, and a bunch of magnetic notice boards for mini use and a pile of stuff for full-sized use:
(The chair was one of a set given to me by my Editor)