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Lifestyle: Our first Christmas in July

July 23, 2017

Living in Australia, December is always hot, especially in Queensland. Growing up in Sydney, my mother, like many others slaved and swelted in the kitchen each Christmas day making a huge roast lunch – turkey, ham, roasted vegetables and Christmas Pudding with custard. Usually the temperatures are in the 30C but nothing would stop the Christmas Roast. Times have changed and living in a multicultural society in Australia means that Christmas is not necessarily a tradition followed by all. Yes…

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