Kick back Sunday



Kick back Sunday's are my favourite day of the week.  It's the one day where I try my darnedest to avoid work, to plan as little as possible and to experience and appreciate my surrounds a little more than normal.  When the complexities of life's demands can creep in and take their toll on the other six days, there needs to be a day solely reserved for recharging and lifting ones spirits.  

I've decided to occasionally mix in some more lifestyle posts or at the very least, imagery from interesting places or items I encounter.  To broaden the spectrum of what you get exposed to and share a little bit more of my world.  After all, I think it's pretty obvious that life exists beyond fashion and I, for one, know I'm always captivated when I come across mixed blog content.  There is just a little snippet of an outfit mixed in for good measure.

So this is an example of my 'me/family' reserved day.  Taking in the splendour of the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), the Arts District, surrounding streetscapes and parks was the most that I could muster this Sunday.  Keeping to no-one's time but my own, it's been a fair time since I played tourist.   As it turned out the no-game-plan day was the most relaxing I have had in at least six months.  It made me realise that getting back to the basics is something that deserves more focus and time.


Photography by Tom Cunningham







9 comments:

  1. That's what is great about a Sunday, time to indulge the senses in whatever form!...Some fab photography going on here too, would love to follow each other? xx

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  2. This place looks really cool. Interesting idea to include lifestyle posts.
    And love your Saint Laurent kicks ;)

    xo
    Alex

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  3. I don't blame you! You have to make time for yourself. Glad to see you are doing so. These pictures are absolutely breathtaking. I love the moments you captures. Brilliant job! They're so stunning.
    http://www.averysweetblog.com/

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  4. i love the NGV! your photos make me miss melbourne lots x

    steph / absolutely-fuzzy.com

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  5. Great pictures Mandi! Love your sneakers and blazer by the way! xx

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  6. Wow what fun and arresting photos. Photography can definitely be fun. Your weekend looked great.

    Allie of ALLIE NYC
    allienyc.com

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  7. lovely photos!! i also enjoy a lot the week ends and especially Sundays...

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  8. Great photos! Love the sneaks ;)

    xo,
    miranda

    thechicstreet.com

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  9. I love these photos Mandi, you really captured the Melbourne vibe!
    Vanessa
    www.twofortheshowblog.com

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