Liebster Award

I was nominated for the Liebster Award by Caroline from Shrinking Single and Sharee from Savory Spice Rack. Thank you so much for nominating me ladies! I’m a big fan of Caroline’s blog and  stop by there very often for recipe inspiration and for Caroline’s lovely sto
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Chocolate Truffles – Round 3

I always make chocolate truffles at Christmas time. Apparently though, I don’t always get time to post those photos for you at Christmas time – despite the clearly Christmas-themed photos that I took of them. Please forgive me? Err…can we call these Valentine’s
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iHerb Haul and a Discount Code

iHerb is an American based company that sells nutritional supplements, organic and natural food items, other healthy products and a large range of ethical / organic beauty products. I’ve done a bit of iHerb shopping over the past few months and thought you might like to have a s
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Cooking for Gamers: A Primer

Hello there! I just wanted to pop by to let you know that a friend of mine has written a cook book and I’ve been lucky enough to have a sneak peek! Cooking for Gamers is a cook book written with gamers in mind. I’m no gamer (I barely have enough hand-eye-coordination to wr
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Spiced Apple Sauce in the Slow Cooker – Foodie Secret Santa

After participating in The Sweet Swap a few months back, I was super excited to learn that Claire from Claire K Creations was coordinating a Foodie Secret Santa. I was very pleased to be sending out my foodie gift to Jennifer from 84thand3rd, Roxanne from The Baking Dentist and Caroli
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Pork Belly Burger with Pineapple and Mint Salsa and Sweet Potato Puree

Shall we address the fact that I have not posted in a while, or shall we just move onto the fact that pineapple makes my tongue itchy? Well it does and has done all of my life. I still eat it though and it’s especially good paired with this crispy pork belly burger. I suppose I better
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Blueberry Ripes – Blueberry and Coconut Dark Chocolate Cups

It has been an absolutely magnificent weekend in Canberra. The sun is warm but not hot and we’ve taken advantage of the changing seasons and started our herb and veggie gardens. Key is looking after the veggies and I’m doing the herbs. So far we have planted lots of unusual radish and
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Crispy Kale Salad with Avocado Dressing

Last weekend, Key and I had a fantastic long weekend, which included going to Biota at Bowral. The 7 course meal at Biota was absolutely fantastic and the wine matching was spot on.  Needless to say though, over the course of the weekend, we ate plenty and despite bush walking up a ma
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Greenies aka Pandan Blondies with Coconut and White Chocolate – The Sweet Swap

Last month, I was super excited to participate in The Sweet Swap. The Sweet Swap is an Australian based food and lifestyle blogger event, which is raising funds for Child Fund Australia. The premise is simple, I signed up for a nominal fee and I received 3 matches to send sweets to. I
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