Reviews

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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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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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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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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Asian Grocers in Canberra and A Mini Haul (Part 1)

Today, I’ve got a little mini haul to show you. These are some purchases that I made on a mini-tour of a few Asian grocers in Canberra. I was inspired to take a look at some Asian grocers because I wanted to see if I could find some kaya. It’s ok everyone, relax, I know you were deepl
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Singapore Life #36 – Din Tai Fung

Din Tai Fung is a restaurant chain that started in Taiwan in 1974. They have locations around the world (including Sydney) In 1993 The New York Times named them one of the top 10 restaurants in the world and a few locations around the world have been awarded Michelin stars. I had neve
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Singapore Life #34 – Adriano Zumbo Macarons – Zumbarons!

This time when we flew back to Canberra (for Christmas) we had ample time, so we didn’t feel the need to drive straight from Sydney to Canberra after arriving from a sleepless overnight flight. We had planned it out ages ago and had made time to call into a Zumbo’s before we drove to
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Singapore Life #30 – Laduree Macarons

Is it just me, or do we also tend to spend more on ourselves during the Christmas period? I can’t help but pick myself up a few little presents at Christmas time and I have a ridiculous tradition of buying myself something, wrapping it up and putting it under mum and dad’s
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