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In My Kitchen – June

This is only my second In My Kitchen post, but I’ve been in the IMK mindset all month. I keep thinking, I must take a pic of that new item or ingredient that I’ve picked up so I that I can show it to you! If you would like to join in the monthly tour of ‘In My Kitche
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Playground With a View and Canberra Sunsets

A while ago now, we walked up to a hillside playground nearby where we live, so that Key could take some sunset photos. You can see one of them in this post. We enjoyed the afternoon walk in the crisp Canberra Autumn so much, that a few weeks later we climbed a steep hill that we driv
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Happy Blog Birthday and Sharing the Love

Surprise! A sneaky Saturday post because today is my blog birthday. One year ago I made my first post on here! I was going to celebrate by doing something self serving (albeit enjoyable) like a macaron review and then I remembered that I can’t find a job and therefore there is n
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Zumbo Packaged Macarons – A Review, Plus Some Funny Fail Pics

If you didn’t know already, I am an absolute macaron-nerd. I love those little textural biscuits that are sandwiched with delicious fillings, but I am terrified of making them myself. They are very technical and damn hard to get right. I recently let you know that Key had bought
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Photo an Hour a Day

Something different today. A few weeks back, I set myself the challenge to photo each hour in a day. Ok, it wasn’t really that challenging, but it was a good exercise to help me practice my photography skills using my camera phone. Ever since I’ve been using the DSLR, I
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In My Kitchen – May

Welcome to my first In The Kitchen post! Every month I read Celia from Fig Jam and Lime Cordial’s IMK post and I tell myself that I should join in. Well no more procrastination and shyness…I now plan to join in and contribute my own In My Kitchen post each month. If you wo
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Lest We Forget

Lest We Forget

Sunset in Canberra, taken by Key. ♦ They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old: Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn. At the going down of the sun and in the morning, We will remember them. Lest we forget We will remember them Laurence Binyon            
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T and E Asian Grocer Fyshwick – Asian Grocers in Canberra (Part 2)

A few weeks back, I showed you a mini haul that I picked up at some Asian grocers around Canberra. I called that post ‘part 1’ as I fully intend to visit more of these grocers to review for you. So today, here is part 2. I visited T and E Asian Grocer at the Fyshwick Fresh
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The Wooden Spoons is now on Instagram and Pinterest

Hi all *waves* just a really quick post today, to let you know that you can now find me on Instagram and Pinterest. I don’t really know how to use either of them yet, but I’m sure I’ll get the hang of it quickly :) I’d love it if you head on over to follow me,
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