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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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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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In My Kitchen – September

Where did last month go? It felt to me like it just flew by and it’s already time for a new In My Kitchen post. If you would like to join in the monthly tour of ‘In My Kitchen’ and to see what others have in their kitchens, pop over to Celia’s blog, Fig Jam and
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In My Kitchen – August

I missed out last month due to being disorganised, but after spending most of last weekend catching up on important blog business, I have been able to make sure I have an In My Kitchen post to contribute this month. If you would like to join in the monthly tour of ‘In My Kitchen
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Professional Oven Cleaning by OvenU

What is your most hated household chore? I’m not going to lie, I dislike a lot of them, but my most hated is cleaning the oven. Ugh…how bad is cleaning the oven? When we moved into our new rental place, the oven was gross. It was so bad, the real estate agent actually apologised for t
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Snow at Corin Forest, Canberra

This morning, Key and I went for a drive to see the snow at Corin Forest. Canberra (and indeed a lot of the South East coast of Australia) has had some very cold weather this past week so I was not surprised when I heard that it had been snowing at Corin Forest. Despite living in Canb
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Mighty Asian Grocery, Bonner – Asian Grocers in Canberra (Part 3)

Last weekend I popped into Mighty Asian Grocery at Bonner as I needed some Indian ingredients for an upcoming recipe. You can find their website here. This place is very close to our house and I’ve been there a few times now. Each time I’ve been served by someone different
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